21st Century Fox Reaches Preliminary Deal To Acquire UK’s Sky

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UPDATED with Fox statement: Five years after the UK hacking scandal forced then-20th Century Fox to scrap a deal to acquire
Sky, it looks like a sale will happen after all. Sky said today that it has reached an agreement with Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox on an offer price for £10.75 per share in cash ($13.52), or around $15 billion. Sky adds, though, that “certain material offer terms remain under discussion and there can be no certainty that an offer will be made by…