Public (Euronext: VIV)
"Vivendi SA is a France-based company principally engaged in telecommunications services and media entertainment. The Company operates five core subsidiaries: Universal Music Group, Vivendi Games, Canal + Group, SFR and Maroc Telecom." 
 Political Influence
- Vivendi Lobbying Expenditure Data In 2008, Vivendi spent $400,485 in political donations. $309,220 was donated to Democrats, $91,265 to Republicans.
 Brands and Subsidiaries
- Activision Blizzard (56% Vivendi subsidiary), Universal Music Group, SFR, Maroc Telecom (53% subsidiary of Vivendi), Groupe Canal+, Vivendi Mobile Entertainment (Zaoza)