Articles by Jeffrey Goldfarb

Universal Snaps Up BMG Group

  • 07 September 06
  • Reuters
The deal, valued at $2.1 billion, makes Universal the world's largest music publisher.

Warner Will Provide Bee Line With Music

  • 11 August 06
  • Reuters
Warner Music has signed a deal to supply songs and ringtones to the country's No. 2 mobile phone operator, VimpelCom, as it seeks new ways to circumvent piracy problems in the worst-offending nations.

Germans Lose Again -- On Ads

  • 11 July 06
  • Reuters
The World Cup has boosted advertising spending in many countries, but not in the host nation Germany, where most of the matches were shown on public television, new data released Monday show.

EMI, Warner in Takeover Tussle

  • 29 June 06
  • Reuters
EMI and Warner Music were locked in a two-way $4.6 billion takeover battle on Wednesday, with each trying to acquire the other to create a combined company that would shrink the industry to three dominant players.

Northrop Hostile in $6Bln Bid for TRW

  • 05 March 02
  • Reuters
U.S. defense contractor Northrop Grumman Corp. on Sunday took directly to shareholders a $6 billion offer for defense and car parts company TRW Inc. in a bid to challenge its bigger rivals.