Ron Burkle's Yucaipa Companies

  1. Report on Warner Music Group's New Suitor Is Inaccurate, Source Says

    April 28, 2011 6:45 PM EDT The New York Times reported Thursday (April 28) that a new suitor for Warner Music Group, which is currently in its third round of bidding, has emerged, although a source told Billboard.biz late Thursday afternoon that the report is inaccurate. Th ...

  2. WMG Board Provides Eliminated Bidders With Company Data, Sources Say

    April 20, 2011 8:05 AM EDT The Warner Music Group (WMG) board of directors is not only willing to consider more bidders in the auction to sell the company, as reported yesterday by Billboard.biz, but has in fact left some of the supposedly eliminated bidders with access to ...

  3. Oaktree, Primary Wave Reportedly Submit Bid For Warner Music Publishing

    April 09, 2011 1:55 PM EDT As bidding for Warner Music Group draws to a close , Oaktree Capital Management and publishing company Primary Wave have submitted a joint bid for Warner Music's publishing arm valued at around $1.5 billion, the New York Post reported late Fr ...

  4. Warner Music Has At Least Five Serious Bidders, Source Says

    March 08, 2011 12:59 PM EST Warner Music Group is getting more bids than expected for the recorded music division and the entire company, a source told Billboard Tuesday morning. At the same time, Warner has also received bids for music publishing division Warner/Chappell, t ...