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Egmont Foundation News

A long way from Slagelse

All that Anna Karina knew about Greenlanders was that life in Denmark was difficult for them. She doesn’t live with her own Greenlandic family but with a foster famliy in Slagelse. A donation from Egmont Foundation changed her outlook.   

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Game on!

Nordisk Film has invested more than USD 10M for a minority ownership share in Avalanche Studios. Mikkel Weider and Martin Walfisz from Nordisk Film Games are tasked with building up one of Nordisk Film’s new focus areas and investing in computer games companies. 

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New chairman of Egmont

Lars-Johan Jarnheimer becomes chairman of Egmont. Steen Riisgaard resigns after 15 years at Egmonts board of directors. Egmont elects Josh Bottomley and Christian Wegner as new directors of the board.

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Egmont delivers solid results

The Egmont media group delivered a solid performance in 2016 with profit growth at three out of four divisions and revenue of EUR 1.6bn. The Grow with the Modern Consumer strategy brought digital growth and new tech-based businesses. Pre-tax profit amounted to EUR 70m. Egmont made charitable donations of EUR 13m to help children and young people and to support talents in the film industry.

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New eSport organization NORTH aims for top position

• Danish football champions F.C. Copenhagen and Nordic entertainment company Nordisk Film founds eSport organization NORTH.• Former Dignitas Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team signs with NORTH for minimum two years.• Jacob “Maelk” Toft-Andersen joins NORTH as sports director with the ambition of creating one of the largest multigaming organizations in Europe. 

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Nordisk Film dominates the Oscar race

Three of the nine films shortlisted in the Oscar category "Best Foreign Language Film" are produced or co-produced by Nordisk Film. "It shows how strong the talent is in the Nordic region," says managing director Allan Mathson Hansen, Nordisk Film.