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Entries in 'EMI Music' (37)

EMI's £1.5bn pension fund sold by CitiGroup to PIC

EMI's £1.5bn pension fund sold by CitiGroup to PIC

Citigroup has sold EMI Group’s £1.5bn pension fund to the Pension Insurance Corporation. It is the largest ever pension insurance ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 9th 2013 at 3:17PM
Guy Hands

Terra Firma granted re-trial against Citi over EMI sale

Terra Firma has been granted a re-trial against Citigroup over its acquisition of EMI in 2007.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 3rd 2013 at 10:10AM
Terri Anderson, 'lovely human being' and UK music biz veteran, dies aged 66

Terri Anderson, 'lovely human being' and UK music biz veteran, dies aged 66

Tributes from around the music business have been paid to Terri Anderson, former Music Week journalist and senior industry communications ...

on May 28th 2013 at 6:01PM
UMG/EMI

EMI lay-offs reported in the US

EMI lay-offs reportedly occurred today according to sources at the Universal-acquired label.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 8th 2013 at 2:21PM

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Max Hole

Max Hole named Chairman and CEO, UMG International

Universal Music Group has promoted Max Hole to the position of chairman and chief executive officer of UMG International.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 7th 2013 at 9:30AM
EMI

Nine groups in Parlophone race, 12 eyeing other UMG/EMI assets

The Blackwell/Fuller partnership is joined by eight other bidders making preliminary proposals for EMI's iconic Parlophone label, while there are ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 15th 2012 at 10:21AM
Universal forecasts £100m annual uplift from EMI buyout

Universal forecasts £100m annual uplift from EMI buyout

Universal Music has publicly forecast for the first time the amount of extra revenue that will be generated by its ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 14th 2012 at 9:28AM
UMGEMI

Universal and Sony EMI deals delayed in Brazil

Universal’s acquisition of EMI Music has been delayed in Brazil along with Sony/ATV’s purchase of EMI Music Publishing.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 8th 2012 at 10:49AM

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Universal/EMI

UMG cuts US staff members following EMI merger

[Update] Sources close to Universal Music Group have clarified that the number of employees affected by cuts in the US ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Oct 29th 2012 at 10:04AM
Richard Branson

Branson hopes to help UMG 'reinvigorate' Virgin Records

Richard Branson may have missed his chance to buy back Virgin Records following Universal’s £1.2bn acquisition of EMI Music, but ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 15th 2012 at 2:12PM
Capitol

Columbia COO Steve Barnett set for Capitol hot seat - report

Columbia Records co-chairman and COO Steve Barnett could be heading for the hot seat at a new Capitol Label Group ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 8th 2012 at 11:47AM
UMG/EMI

Universal completes EMI acquisition

Universal Music Group has announced the official completion of its EMI Recorded Music acquisition. 

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 28th 2012 at 12:15PM

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Co-Op

Co-Op sale to PIAS: indies object

Universal is about to sell Cooperative Music to PIAS according to a clutch of independent labels who have written to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 27th 2012 at 9:50AM
Universal/EMI

POLL: Was the EC's decision on Universal's EMI buyout a fair result?

Universal’s £1.2bn acquisition of EMI buyout was finally approved last week, but only after the EC ordered Universal to sell ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Sep 27th 2012 at 9:49AM
Roger Faxon

Faxon dismisses Warner link, Cohen not headed to UMG/EMI - report

Recently released EMI boss Roger Faxon has denied being approached by Warner to fill Lyor Cohen’s soon-to-be-vacant hot seat – ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 26th 2012 at 11:21AM
UMG EMI

Grainge confirms EMI job cuts to come

Universal Music Group chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge has confirmed that there will be job losses following UMG’s £1.2bn acquisition ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 24th 2012 at 11:31AM

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Lucian Grainge

Grainge speaks of 'regret' over Parlophone loss

Lucian Grainge has spoken of his regret over losing Parlophone as part of necessary divestments in Universal’s £1.2bn acquisition of ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 24th 2012 at 10:51AM
AIR

Universal/EMI deal approval slammed by Aussie indies

The Australian Independent Record Labels Association has criticised approval for the Universal/EMI deal in the territory as a “deeply disappointing ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 19th 2012 at 10:18AM
Universal

Universal/EMI deal approved in Australia

Universal’s £1.2bn acquisition of EMI Music has been approved by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission without objection.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 19th 2012 at 9:56AM
UMG/EMI

Universal/EMI Australian approval: all the details

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has provided the full details of its approval for Universal’s £1.2bn acquisition of EMI Music ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 19th 2012 at 9:51AM
EMI charity bike ride

EMI failure 'caused by market crash - not strategy' - Terra Firma boss

Guy Hands has put EMI’s troublesome tenure under Terra Firma down to sudden market changes and the timing of the ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 18th 2012 at 3:07PM
Google

Google signs cloud licensing deals with Universal and Sony - report

Google has signed licensing deals with Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment for its cloud music service, according to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 13th 2012 at 10:38AM
BMG

BMG ready for 'fourth major' mantle - if it can grab UMG/EMI divestments Gated Content

BMG is ready to take on the mantle of the recorded music industry’s fourth major if it can successfully purchase ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 12th 2012 at 3:42PM
Merlin

Universal/EMI divestments 'must be global' - Caldas

Merlin CEO Charles Caldas has reiterated the indie label association’s opposition to the proposed sale of EMI Music to Universal ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 10th 2012 at 1:01PM
The Rise And Fall Of EMI Records

EMI's Terra Firma problems exposed Gated Content

Guy Hands’ top music man at EMI has laid bare deep concerns he had at the time about the Terra ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 31st 2012 at 1:48PM