Chrysalis plc

  1. BMG Rights Management Purchases R2M Music Lux SARL Catalog

    March 02, 2012 7:00 AM EST BERLIN -- BMG Rights Management (BMG) announced it has purchased the catalogue of R2M Music Lux S.a.r.l with 12,000 copyrights including 35 Top 10 hits and many top songs the 1960s-1990's. R2M was founded by former Sony/ATV Music Publishing e ...

  2. Kylie Minogue, Pendulum Boost Chrysalis In Q3

    August 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. music group Chrysalis enjoyed a financial third quarter 5.2% rise in its income from royalties on the prior year quarter, according to an interim management statement released today (Aug. 19). Company performance was in line with the board� ...

  3. Chrysalis PLC Acquires First State Media Group Business

    April 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis PLC has acquired the First State Media Group business, which operates under the brands of S2 Songs and State One Music in seven countries and controls a catalog with over 45,000 music copyrights. Those copyrights include Sheryl Crow' ...

  4. Chrysalis Sees FY Results Ahead Of Own View

    October 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT British music publisher Chrysalis Plc said on Friday it expected its full-year results to be slightly ahead of its expectations, aided by good performances in both Music Publishing and Lasgo divisions. The company, which owns songs by David Bowie, ...

  5. Chrysalis Posts 13-Month Loss

    December 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST British music company Chrysalis Plc posted a loss for the 13-month period ended Sept. 30, hit by a relatively quiet release schedule and screenwriters' strike in the United States, and said current trading was in line with its expectations. T ...

  6. Chrysalis Halts Takeover Talks

    December 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST British music company Chrysalis Plc has terminated all talks related to a possible offer for the company, but says it continues to evaluate other opportunities. Shares of the company were down 12% or 7.75 pence (11.6 cents) at 57.25 pence (85.6 ce ...

  7. Chrysalis Predicts Loss, Scales Back Echo Label

    August 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Independent music group Chrysalis Plc says the economic downturn will impact on its publishing revenues, as declining physical sales reduce mechanical revenue and a slowing advertising market affects synch income. The London-based group, whose pub ...

  8. Chrysalis Shares Gain On Offer Talks

    December 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Shares in Chrysalis Group rose 8% on Wednesday after the company said it was in preliminary discussions with select parties that could lead to an offer being made for the British music company. Chrysalis, which has been the subject of bid speculat ...

  9. Chrysalis To Return £96.5M To Investors

    October 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT British media company Chrysalis Group said on Monday it is to return £96.5 million ($196.5 million) to shareholders in a move worth 57.5 pence per share. The company said in a statement it would issue two shares in a new group holding company, Chr ...