Swiss firm launches €50m TV drama fund

Swiss film financier Silver Reel is reportedly launching a €50 million (US$58.8 million) television drama production fund. The Guardian yesterday reported the company, also a film producer, wants to take advantage of the weakened pound, which has fallen since the Brexit vote. Sliver Reel managing partner Claudia Bluemhuber said she was planning to launch a […]

Barclays launches £100m SVOD fund

Barclays has launched a £100 million (US$125.6 million) for fund TV production in the UK. The UK bank said the fund is designed to meet the changing needs of the production sector, notably the rise of Netflix and the SVOD players. With revenue from SVOD sales often spread over a longer period, Barclays said that […]