Comcast Takes Its Fight Directly To Fox Shareholders, Urges Them To Reject Disney Deal

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Comcast took its fight directly to 21st Century Fox shareholders, urging them to reject the Disney merger agreement in favor of its more lucrative offer. The U.S. cable giant laid out its case in a 43-page proxy solicitation that is unambiguous in its position that Comcast’s $35 all-cash proposal is a better deal for Fox shareholders and seeks to apply pressure to the Fox board to consider the richer, $65 billion offer. “We believe that a vote against the Disney merger…