Information status: Stakehld


Cinven is, as far as we know, purely an investment company: it holds stakes in media owners but doesn't publish or broadcast anything itself.

Lately the Coal Board Pension Fund; bought IPC in 1998 and sold it to AOL/Time-Warner in 2001.

Then, with Candover, another capital company, it bought Springer Verlag science and business imprints for €1.05bn from Bertelsmann in May 2003.

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Cinven website

What does Cinven have to say for itself? Visit its corporate website - the one with real information for money people, not the one for punters - linked below.


Who owns Cinven?
What else does it have a stake in?

Below is information gathered up to 2014-08-19 on shareholdings in and by this media owner.

Known media shareholdings - click ? to email the informant
2003_05: _Cinven held a half (roughly) stake in _SpringV [source? 2

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