News of Universal Music Group’s $22 billion valuation, revealed on April 25 by Vincent Bolloré, chairman of parent company Vivendi SA, has caused a stir in the music world as the industry works its…
A New York appellate court has overturned a 2010 verdict favoring lender Citigroup in Terra Firma Investments' fraud suit over its 2007 purchase of EMI Music. While Friday's decision by the U.S…
In a music publishing deal estimated at $90 million, BMG has acquired the catalogs of Virgin Music, Famous UK Music and select Sony/ATV and EMI Music Publishing writers.
Clearing one of two crucial regulatory hurdles, Universal Music Group's pending acquisition of EMI Music's label assets has been approved in Europe.
Wrapping the biggest music publishing deal in history, an investor consortium led by Sony/ATV Music announced Friday that it had closed the $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Music Publishing.
The European Commission's approval Thursday of the $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Music Publishing by a consortium led by Sony/ATV represents the first draft in a major redrawing of the international…
The EU's competition regulator has approved the acquisition of part of famous music company EMI by a group of investors led by Sony.
EMI Music Publishing has established a new joint venture with U.K. production company and News Corp. subsidiary Shine Group.
EMI may be sold as an intact entity by Citigroup, which assumed control of the debt-distressed company earlier this year, according to one news report.
Citigroup took control of beleaguered EMI Group from Terra Firma Equity Partners on Tuesday, ending the investment firm's torturous three-and-a-half-year ownership of the music firm.