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Shaw Buys CanWest Television Assets

May 5, 2010

May 3, 2010: Susan Krashinsky and Grant Robertson, The Globe and Mail: Shaw Puts Big Bet on TV-Wireless Connection

Shaw pays $2B for CanWest’s television assets, specifically buying out “CanWest’s creditors and the private equity arm of Goldman Sachs Group, which owned a majority stake in coveted specialty cable channels like HGTV, Showcase and the Food Network.”

Gordon Pitts, Globe and Mail, May 3, 2010:Shaw wins battle of media titans

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