While the U.S. economy's slow recovery from the 2008 financial crisis is among factors that have increased investors' appetites, the inherent volatility of the entertainment business is still an IPO…
Advising Hollywood on new distribution platforms, piracy and digital issues is big business.
Aiming to provide an array of financing to the indie sector, Solar Entertainment Group has partnered with Hoffman Lloyd LLC to create a media/entertainment investment bank dubbed Solar Entertainment…
Global advisory firm FTI Consulting has acquired The Salter Group, an independent financial and strategic advisory company that has worked on some of Hollywood's most high-profile transactions since…
Not so much a probing examination as a fulsome celebration, "Hating Breitbart" belies its ironic title by painting an enthusiastically approving portrait of Andrew Breitbart, the aggressively…
The Raine Group, Joe Ravitch and Jeff Sine's increasingly high profile boutique merchant bank, led an $18 million investment in Marina del Ray-based mobile telcom group Textplus, the company said…
The Marilyn Monroe craze has hit eOne.
One production power couple produces pretty penny
Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum will be running MGM within three or four days after a federal court approves the Lion's reorganization plan on Dec. 2, Barber said Friday.
As an investor in the record-breaking film "Avatar," Chip Seelig, managing director of Dune Capital Management, could be expected to be bullish on the subject of film financing.
Almost since its inception, the film industry has managed to be counter cyclical in relation to the economy. Today, however, widespread economic problems are reflected clearly in the current state of…