Song Catalog Finances

The $6B music publishing industry appeals to investors as royalty returns are largely uncorrelated to the public and private markets. One company helping connect royalty owners with investors is Royalty Exchange. Using the platform, artists and songwriters are able to sell all or part of their royalty streams. Writer and producer Preston Glass – who worked with artists such as Natalie Cole, Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston – recently auctioned 15 songs through the platform, raising $158K. Royalty Exchange has sold over $2M in royalties on more than 2,000 songs.

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