The purchase operation has been priced at 143 million dollars
Japanese company is formed by several divisions and one of them is
related to the cinema and television, where we can find the firm Sony
Pictures, among them and in order to enhance this division, has
announced the acquisition of 95% of the sharesOf the
American distributor Funimation, the name of this company is well known,
as it has brought to America series of renown like Dragon Ball, One
Piece and many others.
Funimation will become part of the Sony division as it will have absolute control;The remaining 5% of the shares will remain in the hands of Gen Fukunaga, CEO of the distributor.