Fairness Rocks News INVESTMENT FUNDS FORCING ARTISTS TO NAME THEIR PRICE IS… NOT A GREAT IDEA.


Fairness Rocks News INVESTMENT FUNDS FORCING ARTISTS TO NAME THEIR PRICE IS… NOT A GREAT IDEA.

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Author: Tim Ingham

Date: February 9, 2021

Original Source: Music Business Worldwide

Industry News

INVESTMENT FUNDS FORCING ARTISTS TO NAME THEIR PRICE IS… NOT A GREAT IDEA.

Regular readers of Music Business Worldwide won’t need a refresher on who Merck Mercuriadis is – or his predilection for buying big music rights, for big sums, at Hipgnosis Songs Fund.

Yesterday (February 8) wealth management firm Investec critiqued an interesting aspect of Hipgnosis that hasn’t, to date, garnered much attention: when Mercuriadis’ UK-listed company issues announcements regarding its acquisition of a songwriter catalog, it hardly ever mentions a price.

Read More: https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/investment-funds-forcing-artists-to-name-their-price-is-not-a-good-idea/