Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Altice-Cablevision deal ‘fully funded’

Altice said that its US$17.7 billion deal to acquire US cable player Cablevision is now “fully funded” after two fund partners agreed to take a US$1 billion stake. Funds advised by BC Partners (BCP) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) agreed to buy 30% of the equity of Cablevision for roughly US$1 billion. The agreement comes […]

eOne confirms Canadian investor stake

Entertainment One has confirmed the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board acquire an approximate 17.9% stake in the firm from long-time shareholder Marwyn Asset Management. eOne and the CPPIB last week revealed the latter planned to pay £142.4 million (US$218.5 million) for almost a fifth of the UK-listed producer-distributor. eOne has today released a statement to […]