Univision Attracts Mexican Interest

13 March 2006

   LOS ANGELES - A consortium of companies and investors that includes Mexican television giant Grupo Televisa has emerged as a potential bidder for the largest Spanish-language TV and radio company in the US.
   Televisa has a contract through 2017 to provide Univision with much of its programming, a potential advantage in outbidding rivals - which reportedly include CBS and Time Warner.
   Univision has a market capitalization of more than $10 billion (€8.38bn; £5.75bn) and is said to be hoping for more than $40 a share.