Technology

Liberty’s Ascent Completes U.K. Buy

3/12/2004 5:07 AM Eastern

Ascent Media Group Inc. said Friday that it has completed its acquisition of London Playout Centre Ltd. from RTL Group S.A. subsidiary FremantleMedia Ltd.

LPC provides channel-origination and transmission services in Europe, transmitting more than 1,400 hours of television programming per day, across 50 channels, from a range of dedicated and multichannel broadcast suites.

Ascent is a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corp.

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