Activision shareholders approve Vivendi deal

By Patrick Garratt, Wednesday, 9 July 2008 06:33 GMT


The Activision-Vivendi deal has been approved by a 92 percent majority of Activision shareholders and is expected to be closed today.

The news marks the removal of the final barrier to the creation of the world’s largest videogames publisher.

The deal gives Vivendi a 52 percent controlling stake in Activision.

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