Judith Hartmann

Bertelsmann raises €1.4bn from RTL share offer

RTL Group’s owner Bertelsmann has raised €1.4 billion (US$1.8 billion) through a secondary public offering of shares in the European broadcaster. Following the secondary public offering of 25.5 million shares at €55.50, including a 2.3 million over-allotment, global media group Bertelsmann now holds 75.1% of RTL, which has producer/distributor FremantleMedia and a slew of channels […]