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Montgomery Burns offer

14 May 2007 By Rob Cox

Why not offer a really fat premium to the supervoting shareholders, while keeping the bid for ordinary shares flat? The promise of a News Corp board seat, WSJ independence and extra investment, might be enough to clinch the support of the Bancroft family.

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