From the $2bn+ copyright lawsuit against Verizon to Shamrock’s rights portfolio acquisition… it’s MBW’s Weekly Round-Up

Welcome to Music Business Worldwide’s weekly round-up – where we make sure you caught the five biggest stories…

RBC maintains Outperform rating on Liberty Oilfield stock By Investing.com

On Friday, RBC Capital Markets maintained its Outperform rating on shares of Liberty Oilfield Services (NYSE:),…

BMG forms strategic partnership with Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group

BMG has struck up a new strategic partnership with Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group to manage…

Factbox-What disruptions have been reported after the global tech outage? By Reuters

(Reuters) -A global tech outage that appeared to be related to issues at cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike…

BMO lifts Novartis shares target on improved forecasts By Investing.com

On Friday, BMO Capital Markets updated its financial model for pharmaceutical giant Novartis (SIX:), leading to…

Oilfield services firms SLB, Halliburton post profit gains on international demand By Reuters

HOUSTON (Reuters) -Top oilfield service firms SLB and Halliburton (NYSE:) posted higher quarterly profits on Friday,…

Crowdstrike says actively working with customers impacted by outage By Reuters

(Reuters) – Cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike is actively working with customers impacted by a defect found in…

Takeaways from the Republican National Convention’s final night By Reuters

By Gram Slattery and Nathan Layne MILWAUKEE (Reuters) -Donald Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination before…

Russian prosecutor seeks 18-year sentence for US journalist Gershkovich, agencies report By Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian prosecutors at the trial of U.S. journalist Evan Gershkovich on Friday requested…

UK borrows more than expected, underscoring task for new government By Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – British public borrowing was a larger-than-expected 14.5 billion pounds ($18.75 billion) in June,…