News Corp. to Take Controlling Stake of 54.5 Percent in Germany's Sky Deutschland
Posted: 1/14/2013  |  By: Georg Szalai | Hollywood Reporter
LONDON - Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. said Monday that it has agreed on a financing deal with Sky Deutschland that will allow the entertainment conglomerate to increase its holding in the German pay TV company to a controlling stake.

The agreement will boost the company's stake from 49.9 percent to a 54.5 percent majority ownership.