NEW YORK, January 7, 2014 -- Liberty Media Corporation (“Liberty”) (Nasdaq: LMCA, LMCB) announced that it has made a proposal to Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: SIRI) (“Sirius”) that outlines the terms by which Sirius public shareholders would become shareholders of Liberty in a tax-free transaction in which each share of Sirius common stock would be converted into 0.0760 of a new share of Liberty Series C common stock, and, immediately prior to such conversion, Liberty intends to distribute, on a 2:1 basis, shares of Liberty’s Series C common stock to all holders of record of Liberty’s Series A and B common stock to create a liquid trading market for Liberty’s Series C common stock. Upon the completion of the proposed transaction, Liberty expects that Sirius’ public shareholders would own approximately 39% of Liberty’s then-outstanding common stock.
Baker Botts represented Liberty in the transaction.
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