CTS Eventim AG

  1. Live Nation Wins Arbitration With CTS Eventim

    June 12, 2013 6:09 PM EDT Live Nation Entertainment Inc. says it has won an arbitration ruling over CTS Eventim AG, a German ticket-selling technology provider that was seeking nearly $900 million in damages because Live Nation terminated its contract after merging with ...

  2. HMV Sells London's Hammersmith Apollo To Stage C For $49 Million

    May 31, 2012 4:15 PM EDT London's HMV Apollo opened in 1932 as the Gaumont Palace, a cinema designed by Robert Cromie in the Art Deco style. It became the Hammersmith Odeon in 1962 and famous destination for live music. The name changed the Apollo in the 1990s. Stage ...

  3. Business Matters: Live Nation, IODA, Google, Android Market and More

    April 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- Live Nation will get a second ruling from the UK's Competition Committee as early as next week, reports Bloomberg. The Ticketmaster-Live Nation merger was first approved by anti-trust regulators in December, but a tribunal ordered a review ...

  4. CTS Eventim Claims Live Nation Breached Contract

    April 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT German ticketing company CTS Eventim AG has submitted a request for arbitration with the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce and claims Live Nation has breached its contract, according to a Live Nation SEC f ...

  5. CTS Eventim Moves 80 Million Tickets

    February 24, 2010 12:00 AM EST More than 80 million tickets were sold last year using the systems developed and operated by the CTS Eventim Group. In the period from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 2009, the group generated €466.7 million ($633 million) in revenue, compared to 2008's €4 ...

  6. CTS Eventim Challenges Live Nation-Ticketmaster U.K. Ruling

    January 24, 2010 12:00 AM EST German ticketing company CTS Eventim AG is challenging the Competition Commission's (CC) approval of the proposed merger between Live Nation and Ticketmaster in the United Kingdom. Eventim is arguing that the antitrust authorities didn't ...

  7. CTS Eventim Moves Into Swiss Market

    December 18, 2009 12:00 AM EST Bremen-based ticket marketer CTS Eventim and Swiss media company Ringier in Zurich have signed an agreement to establish a joint venture. According to Klaus-Peter Schulenberg, CEO of CTS Eventim, the purpose of this transaction is to gain leadersh ...

  8. U.S. Likely To Follow U.K. Objections On Ticketmaster

    October 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Regulators in the U.K. and U.S. appear likely to impose conditions on the merger of concert promoter Live Nation Inc. and ticket-selling giant Ticketmaster Entertainment Inc. now that British authorities came out against the deal Thursday. The U.K ...

  9. Briefs: CTS Eventim, eMusic, MySpace

    July 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- CTS Eventim AG , the largest ticketing company in Europe, is planning to expand in Europe this year and intends to grow beyond Europe in five years. CTS handles Live Nation's ticket sales in Europe. ( Ticket News ) -- According to a Ruder ...

  10. Ticketing Co CTS Eventim Posts Strong Results

    March 25, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Ticketing company CTS Eventim AG in Bremen has reported an increase of 27% in consolidated net income to €29.2 million ($39.65 million) in the 2008 business year, up from €23 million ($31.2 million) in the previous year. The German company's ...

  11. Ticketmaster: AEG May Cancel If Merger Succeeds

    February 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST Ticketmaster's chief executive sought Thursday to allay antitrust fears over the ticket seller's planned merger with concert promoter Live Nation by revealing that a major venue operator has threatened to cancel its contract if the merge ...

  12. Antitrust Woes Could Dog Ticketmaster, Live Nation

    February 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST A proposed merger of concert promoter Live Nation Inc. and ticketing giant Ticketmaster Entertainment Inc. is expected to be announced within days, but antitrust concerns could delay its completion. Board members for at least one of the companies ...

  13. German Promoters Unveil New Collecting Society

    September 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Society aims to protect show organizers. A new royalties collecting society—Verwertungsgesellschaft Veranstalterrechte e.V.—was unveiled by German concert promoters today (Sept. 20) at the Popkomm trade show in Berlin. The new collecting society, ...