Media conglom Bertelsmann owns a 75.1% stake in RTL Group, and Bertelsmann's CEO, Thomas Rabe, is also chair of RTL Group's board of directors. Its other businesses include book publishers Penguin…
LONDON — Thomas Hesse, who oversaw media giant Bertelsmann’s strategic shift to digital, has stepped down as prexy of corporate development and new businesses, and executive board member. Hesse, who…
LONDON — Net profit at Bertelsmann, Europe's biggest media company, rose 11% to €306 million ($405 million) in the first six months of this year. Revenue dropped 1.9% to €7.43 billion ($9.8 billion)…
CBS Corp. is pushing into the Southeast Asian TV market in a pact with RTL Group to launch two entertainment channels in more than two dozen fast-growing territories. The first of the channels…
Overall, HBO led the CCTAs with 21 nominations, followed by FX with 19
Russian Orthodox Church urged followers to give up social media for Lent, South Korean film distrib CJ Entertainment has given a twist to movie posters, zombies have been off the radar in Indian…
Company's focus on rights management, licensing and selling singles allows for growth in a fragmented, digital-download age
Media giant Bertelsmann's decision to buy equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts' 51% stake in their music joint venture BMG was one made at the right moment, according to BMG CEO Hartwig Masuch. The…
German media giant Bertelsmann is considering a partial sale of its money-spinning pan-European broadcasting conglom, the RTL Group, to fund expansion.
BERLIN -- Experiencing a major rise from E.L. James' "Fifty Shades" trilogy, German media giant Bertelsmann enjoyed a dramatic surge in profit in the first half of the year.