Universal Music Publishing Group has acquired the publishing assets of French production music company, Kapagama S.A. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The acquired assets will exist as a separate company under the leadership of its current president Jean-Michel Gallois-Montbrun, but within UMPG's Universal Publishing Production Music, which serves the business that creates, produces, and licenses music for use in film/TV, advertising, broadcast and corporate clients.

Kapagama SA manages worldwide distribution of the catalogs of Kosinus, which it co-owns and AX's. The company also represents a number of internatinal catalogues in the local French market. Besides France, Kapagama SA also provides production music to the film/TV and advertising businesses in Germany.