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Radio Ratings Firm Arbitron Media Gets Bought By Nielsen

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Nielsen Holdings a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB), an international media and marketing research firm.

Nielsen has agreed to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Arbitron for $48 per share in cash, representing a premium of approximately 26 percent to Arbitron’s closing price on December 17, 2012. Nielsen has a financing commitment for the total transaction amount. The transaction has been approved by the boards of both companies and is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory review. Continue reading Radio Ratings Firm Arbitron Media Gets Bought By Nielsen

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50 Years of Fascination With Ravi Shankar

50 Years of Fascination With Ravi Shankar
Ravi Shankar, who died on Tuesday at age 92, spent much of his adult life outside India, earning generations of fans in the United States and Europe, where he inspired musicians, sparked movements and won adulation. On India Ink, our sister blog, Heather … View Full Story Here

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