Reports suggest Liberty Global ready to sell Film1

According to a report in Reuters, citing an unnamed source, Liberty Global is ready to sell its pay-TV channel Film1 in an attempt to win EU antitrust approval for its intended acquisition of Ziggo (there is concern the combination of Film1 and Ziggo’s HBO pay-TV channel would be bad for competition).

In addition, the same source reports that Liberty Global have promised not to block OTT service providers for four years.

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