Stolen emails appear to reveal role of activist shareholder Daniel Loeb in attempt to put the companies together this year.
Daniel Loeb was a persistent thorn in Sony Corp.’s side for more than a year, but the investor’s hedge fund, Third Point, no longer has a stake in the troubled technology maker. After trying and…
Restructuring continues, but no sale for entertainment division.
Marc Weinstock, prexy of worldwide marketing at Sony Pictures, has been ousted after the studio’s disappointing summer at the box office. Weinstock has been with Sony since 2000. Sony’s string of…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped crisis PR pro Charles Sipkins as its new senior communications executive. Sipkins, who most recently served as a managing director for Sard Verbinnen, will fill…
LONDON — The Zurich Film Festival has announced its first Gala Premieres, which will include "Gravity," "Devil’s Knot" and "Diana." The lineup offers the possibility of a few star appearances on the…
Daniel Loeb’s Third Point LLC, the hedge fund that tried to force Sony Corp. to spin off its entertainment assets earlier this summer, disclosed a $115 million stake in Disney on Wednesday. The…
Despite Sony Corp.’s rejection of his proposal to spin off as much as 20% of the conglom’s entertainment assets, Third Point Capital CEO Daniel Loeb said he was actually “pleased with the outcome” of…
After Sony rejected its proposal to spinoff entertainment assets, Third Point late Monday issued a statement that they intend to “explore further options to create value for shareholders.” But the…
Sony has rejected Third Point’s proposal that it spinoff as much as 20% of its studio and other entertainment assets, saying that a “rights or public offering is not consistent with the company’s…
Calling him an “activist” who “knows nothing about our business,” George Clooney had some harsh words for Sony investor Daniel Loeb. Loeb, who runs New York-based hedge fund Third Point Capital, has…
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