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Table: Rethinking Vivendi


Options for the new CEO

ENTERTAINMENT AND PUBLISHING

Spin off a separately listed company, incorporating Universal Studios, Universal Music, VU Publishing, and former USA Networks TV holdings. Value: $20 billion to $28 billion.

PAY-TV

Sell Canal +. Value: up to $5 billion.

TELECOM

Sell stakes in France's Cegetel and other holdings. Value: up to $7 billion.

UTILITIES

Continue selling off 42% stake, currently worth $4.7 billion, in Vivendi Environnement.

Data: BusinessWeek


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