March 13 Mediawan
* Mediawan's shareholders approve the
acquisition of Groupe AB with a majority vote of 82.2 percent of
the shareholders who attended the meeting.
* Mediawan, an acquisition vehicle set up by Pierre-Antoine
Capton, billionaire Xavier Niel and banker Matthieu Pigasse,
said in January it offered to buy 100 percent of French TV and
content specialist Groupe AB for 270 million euros ($288
* French TV group TF1 ould sell its 33.5 percent
stake in Groupe AB to Mediawan as part of the deal.
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($1 = 0.9380 euros)
(Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain)