Disney completes Marvel buyout

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Originally revealed back in August 2009, The Walt Disney Company has completed its acquisition of Marvel Entertainment.

We're thrilled to welcome to the Disney family the talented team at Marvel,” said Robert Iger, president and CEO of The Walt Disney Company.

We believe the creative and business potential of this combination is substantial and can help us grow both our top and bottom line, leading to a significant increase in long-term shareholder value.”

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