WireFan - The Walt Disney Company to Acquire Majority Ownership of BAMTech http://wirefan.com/sports/-126113/ The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today announced that it has agreed to acquire majority ownership of BAMTech, LLC and will launch its ESPN-branded multi-sport video streaming service in early 2018, followed by a new Disney-branded direct-to-consumer streaming service in 2019. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:00:42 UTC en