DirecTV (DTV -1.3%) is one of a number of companies considering a bid for Vivendi's (VIVHY.PK)...

|By:, SA News Editor

DirecTV (DTV -1.3%) is one of a number of companies considering a bid for Vivendi's (VIVHY.PK) Brazilian phone operator GVT. The deadline for a first round of bids hasn’t been set, but apparently Vivendi is preparing a list of potential suitors that will be given access to GVT’s financial data.