Akazoo merges with Modern Media Acquisition and raises $55 million

Akazoo Ltd. has merged their music streaming company with Modern Media Acquisition Corp. to become Akazoo S.A.. The combined companies now have a strong international position for their global music streaming platform and technology company….

Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME) – Files for IPO in United States – Owns QQ Music, Kugou, Kuwo and WeSing

Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME) has filed their IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission in the United States. TME listed a placeholder registration for $1bn and applied to list on the New York Stock…

Sonos look to the future as they reveal more IPO details

Sonos have put their speakers in homes around the world, now they’re taking their company public and have revealed details of how their entry onto the market will look. Earlier this year Spotify went public…

The world’s favourite smart speakers Sonos are going public

Sonos have set the standard in smart speakers for the past decade-and-a-half and now they are entering a new phase by filing their company for a public offering. On Friday Sonos officially filed for a…

Global music brand LiveXlive Media earns it place on NASDAQ market

LiveXLive, the company behind Slacker Radio, are moving up in the world with a new place on the NASDAQ Capital Market. After an immense year LiveXLive have earned themselves a listing on the NASDAQ stock…

Spotify Talking to Banks About its Upcoming IPO onto either the NYSE or NASDAQ

Very interesting reports this morning about Spotify talking to banks already about their upcoming IPO. It is kind of expected that eventually Spotify ends up on the IPO route, but its a little surprising that…

NASDAQ Suspends and Removes Avid: Maker of Pro Tools, Sibelius, Media Composer

NASDAQ today suspended trading of Avid, maker of Pro Tools, Sibelius, Media Composer and other pro audio/video tools. Its been reported that Avid received notification from NASDAQ on February 21, 2014 that the NASDAQ Listing Qualifications…

Sirius XM Hearing for NASDAQ Delisting Set for April 29

Previously here at RouteNote we somehow received a lot of stick for talking about Sirius and their possible delisting from the NASDAQ. The time is now upon us and Sirius are very close to being…

Sirius XM Radio Chairman Steps Down

XM founder Gary Parsons is out as chairman at Sirius XM radio, bringing the company in line with Nasdaq rules about independent board members. LA Times publisher and CEO Eddy W. Hartenstein replaces him as…

Sirius XM Radio Being Removed From NASDAQ: End of Online Radio

SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (Nasdaq: SIRI) announced today that it received notice from the Nasdaq Stock Market on September 15, 2009 that its common stock had closed below $1.00 per share for 30 consecutive business…