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How to secure investment in your company, by those who’ve done it

Scripted costs have surged over recent years, with streamers’ demands supercharging the market. Nick Edwards explores how indies can use financial support to leverage their shows – and their companies – into the big league. During a global pandemic, it is little surprise that demand for drama has soared. And, with so much scripted being […]

TBI Weekly: How and why private equity is getting into TV

It’s been a busy few months for M&A execs around the world. From Banijay’s acquisition of Endemol Shine Group to Hasbro buying Entertainment One and the numerous deals in between, one thing is clear: the market for production companies is hot. And while those billion dollar deals might seem some way from the day-to-day regime […]

Tom Manwaring boards M&A firm Helion Partners

Media adviser Tom Manwaring has joined M&A broker Helion Partners. The exec, who has advised on more than 30 deals including the sales of prodcos Mammoth Screen and Raw TV, joins Helion as it broadens its offering from advertising and marketing into media, content and entertainment. He was previously MD of the London office of […]