EMI Group PLC
10 November 2000
EMI Group plc
10th November 2000
EMI approached by Bertelsmann
Following recent press speculation, the Board of EMI Group
plc today said that it has been approached by Bertelsmann
regarding a possible combination of Bertelsmann Music Group
with EMI. The transaction proposed by Bertelsmann does not
involve an offer being made for EMI.
No detailed discussions have yet taken place and there can be
no assurance that a transaction will result. EMI will keep
shareholders informed of any material developments.
Enquiries: Amanda Conroy EMI Group (44) 20 7667 3216