Dutch producer/distributor FCCE
is one company that attends all markets and Sales director Alan Green, who also attends all believes, "the DISCOP markets are a very efficient and cost effective way of reaching the emerging markets in Africa and the Middle East." Although he would, "like to see the timing of the markets spread more evenly away from major markets such as MIP and MIPCOM."
International law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised a co-ordinating committee of senior lenders (consisting of BBVA, RBS, Societe Generale, Mizuho and BNP Paribas) on the fully consensual financial restructuring of FCC Environment group ("FCCE"), a UK waste and renewable energy business.
In addition to an extension of FCCE's Au381m term facilities, the deal included the introduction of a Au30m new money revolving facility, provided by certain of the group's senior lenders, and a Au30m asset-backed facility.
FCCE also received support from its ultimate parent, Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas S.A., a Spanish listed entity which is currently undergoing its own separate refinancing.
The result is a comprehensive redrawing of the FCCEs oversight powers in the digital age, at a time of rapid transformation in the media and technology sectors.
Powell, who now leads a top cable industry trade group, said that the repeal of the FCCEs net neutrality rules is still consistent with the four freedoms he described nearly 14 years ago.