Het Mediahuis builds muscle for TMG take-over

10 Feb 2017

Recently, Het Mediahuis in Belgium strengthened its chances of taking over Telegraaf Media Groep (TMG) of the Netherlands, by agreeing to buy the 11-percent stake of Delta Lloyd in TMG. The financial results of FY2016 explains why Het Mediahuis can afford to go shopping in this way.

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Anastasia Gnezditskaia

Anastasia Gnezditskaia has joined AIM Group in 2014 as a writer/analyst covering France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Eastern Europe. A Russian living in Antwerp, Belgium, she has a background working for trade publications covering markets and their regulation. She is educated at Moscow State Lomonosov University (MA in psychology) and Central European University (PhD in public policy). After obtaining her doctoral degree, she taught international political economy at George Washington University in Washington DC where she lived for 10 years. Following this she managed international development projects in Africa at the World Bank, and worked as a journalist covering Congress, federal government agencies and commodity markets, particularly shale gas development in North America.