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NBC Universal

General-Electric-owned NBC effectively acquired Vivendi Universal in May 2004. Still need to list the original NBC holdings

The information on this page is definitely incomplete. NBC Universal is not yet a research priority. If you want to make it one, the best way is to offer to help...

What does NBC Universal do?

Eventually we'll develop a full list of publications, radio and TV channels and websites directly run by NBC Universal. Follow the link below to see those we've documented so far.

* NBC Universal titles, channels, etc

NBC Universal website

What does NBC Universal 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 NBC Universal?
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
2004_05: _GE held a 80% stake in _NBC [source? 2
2004_05: _Vivendi held a 20% stake in _NBC [source? 3

More on this owner
(from journalists' points of view)

These are selected pieces about this media owner. At present most come from the NUJ's London Freelance Branch newsletter the Freelance, because it already has an extensive online archive.

Year_mo Title Source
2006_10 New musical excess don't sign that contract! [Freelance]

Information on this owner is maintained by who will be pleased to receive information about NBC Universal but cannot guarantee to answer questions. Let us know if you have ownership information or can help support this research, or if you can correct the ownership of a title

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