Jaume Roures

Chinese conglom buys Mediapro majority shareholding

Chinese conglomerate Orient Hontai Capital (OHC) has confirmed it is taking a majority holding in Spanish-language production giant and broadcaster Imagina Media Audiovisual (Mediapro). The deal sees OCH acquiring the stakes of Torreal, Televisa and co-founder Gerard Romy’s Mediavideo, which owned 22.5%, 19% and 12% respectively. This means OCH will own 53.5% overall and that […]

Mediapro sells majority stake to Chinese investor

Spanish free and pay TV broadcaster and producer Mediapro has closed the sale of 54% of its capital to Chinese investment fund Orient Hontai Capital. According to Spanish reports, the Chinese investment group is acquiring a majority stake in the Catalan outfit for €800 million (US$931 million), giving the company an overall value of over […]