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Digital profiles attract audiences

May 02, 2017.

Young people do not read newspapers, watch linear TV or buy a product after seeing an ad. They would rather follow digital profiles in their quest for entertainment, inspiration and advice. This has spurred Egmont Publishing, Norway, to focus on getting influencers to set the agenda and inspire young women.

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Game on!

April 25, 2017.

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

April 18, 2017.

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

March 14, 2017.

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 set-up in Egmont Russia

May 25, 2016.

As a result of the Russian law on mass media, which  prohibit foreigners from owning more than 20% of the mass media companies, Egmont revises its strategy in Russia. The local management in the current Egmont Russia have taken over all Egmont’s activities in Russia. 

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All-time-high revenue in Egmont

March 15, 2016.

The Egmont media group achieved revenue growth for the fourth consecutive year in 2015 with revenue totalling EUR 1.6bn. The result of EUR 102m is the second-highest to date. The key ingredients are strong media content, digital growth businesses and new media channels with more direct consumer contact. Egmont is focusing on acquisition and investment opportunities. In 2015, Egmont granted donations of EUR 12m to support children and young people. 

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Egmont’s best year ever

March 23, 2015.

The Egmont media group achieved its best year ever in 2014. Calculated in local currencies, revenue increased 10% to EUR 1.6 billion. The record pre-tax profit is EUR 127 million, an increase of 36% over last year. Keys to success are strong content and technological innovation that strengthens Egmont on new media platforms. Egmont donated more than EUR 10 million in 2014 supporting children and youth.