Tag: collecting societies

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Recognise the Music wants more-accurate public performance payouts

A new initiative in the UK is hoping to make sure public performance royalties are paid out more accurately.
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MMF wants ‘greater transparency’ over black-box collections

That controversy within the UK music industry over funding for PRS Foundation isn't going away.
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STIM collections rose by 13% in 2021, fuelled by streaming

STIM outlined some of the developments that helped its collections bounce back from the initial hit of Covid-19 in 2020.
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Sacem financials: collections grew by 7% in 2021 to €1.06bn

French collecting society Sacem has published its financial results for 2021, with collections growing by 7% to €1.06bn (around $1.12bn).
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PPL publishes its gender and ethnicity pay gap figures

The UK collecting society has published its gender and ethnicity pay-gap figures and outlined its goals for staff diversity.
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UK music bodies send #HaltCutsToPRSF open letter to PRS for Music

The row over a planned cut in donations from British collecting society PRS for Music to charity the PRS Foundation rumbles on.
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MMF criticises diversity of new PRS Members’ Council intake

PRS CEO Andrea Czapary Martin hailed the appointees' "breadth of vision, diversity of skill sets and an understanding of the digital eco-system"
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UK collecting society PPL’s revenues grew by 12% in 2021

PPL in the UK is the latest collecting society to report double-digit growth in its revenues for 2021.
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French deal sets minimum streaming royalties for musicians

Something significant is afoot in France, via an agreement between labels body SNEP and producers organisation SCPP.
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Swiss collecting society SUISA files lawsuit against Snap

Snapchat's parent company Snap has been building relationships – including licensing deals – with a range of music industry entities in recent years.
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PRS for Music reveals that revenues grew by 22.4% in 2021

British collecting society PRS for Music has published its annual financial results, revealing that its revenues grew by 22.4% to £777.1m ($989.6m) in 2021.
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GEMA revenues grew by 8.4% in 2021 despite Covid-19 impact

German collecting society GEMA has published its annual report for 2021, revealing that its revenues grew by 8.4% year-on-year to €1.04bn ($1.12bn).