Bertelsmann nearing deal for music publishing unit

August 2006
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;8/8/2006, Vol. 395 Issue 30, p43
The article reports that the sale of BMG Music Publishing, the music publishing business of Bertelsmann AG, will be finalized soon. It is expected that Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group Inc. and EMI Group PLC will be among the bidders for the business. BMG Music Publishing earned a revenue of $468.5 million last year.


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