SKY Mergers and Acquisitions Summary


SKY has acquired 5 companies.

SKY’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Prime Television New Zealand for $19M. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (60%) and media (40%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1


Sky Network Television Ltd.

10 Panorama Road Mt Wellington,
New Zealand,
+64 9 579 9999

SKY is the pre-eminent pay television broadcasting service in New Zealand. SKY's principal business activity is the distribution of both local and international programme content to its subscriber base, predominantly through a digital satellite network. SKY was founded in 2005 and is based in Auckland, New Zealand.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 5 - - - - - 5
vol $29M $29M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type 2014-06-30 - Stake Purchase
Auckland,, New Zealand ·
On Site Broadcasting (NZ) Ltd. 2010-07-30 10M AUD Divestiture
Auckland City, New Zealand · 2008-04-01 - Stake Purchase
Auckland,, New Zealand ·
Prime Television New Zealand Ltd. 2006-02-08 19M NZD Add-on Acquisition
Auckland,, New Zealand ·
DVD Unlimited 2004-01-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Auckland, New Zealand
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Internet Software and Services 3 (60%) - - -
Media 2 (40%) 29M (100%) - -
Total 5 $29M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
New Zealand 5 29M - -
Total 5 $29M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 2 $29M
Largest Prime Television New Zealand Ltd.
$19M (2006-02-08)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (20%)

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