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Dec 26 (Reuters) - A bankruptcy court has allowed defunct video streaming company Aereo Inc to auction its TV streaming technology assets, according to court papers published on Friday.
(Adds Asian viewers watch movie on illegal video sharing sites)
* Deal price not disclosed, sources had said about $333 million
TOKYO, Dec 25 (Reuters) - Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp has agreed to buy Citigroup Inc 's Japanese retail banking business and merge it with its subsidiary SMBC Trust Bank, the companies said on...
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Google Inc's decision to screen Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" may help legitimize its YouTube platform as a serious rival to paid video streaming services, Netflix and Amazon.com Inc .
LOS ANGELES, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Sony Pictures said it will make the comedy movie, "The Interview," available for rental and purchase online on Wednesday on Google's YouTube site, Google Play, Microsoft Xbox Video and on its own dedicated website.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp (SMBC) will buy Citigroup Inc 's Japanese retail banking operations in October for about 40 billion yen ($330 million), people with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.
* New business to focus on selling Citi -developed fin products (Adds details of plan, official comment)
TOKYO, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp (SMBC) will buy Citigroup Inc 's Japanese retail banking operations in October for about 40 billion yen ($332 million), people with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.