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State of the Music Publishing Nation

State of the Music Publishing Nation

Now that streaming is settling into its role as the de-facto mode of consumption (contributing to 50% of music industry revenues last year), the acceleration of publishing growth is becoming more apparent, with increased growth rates for the past three years.

via Midia Research

Global Quest for Elusive Smartphone Growth

Global Quest for Elusive Smartphone Growth

Globally the smartphone market is no longer expanding. IDC forecasts an increase of just 1.8% in units to 2023, with volumes rising over the 1.5 billion unit threshold annually after a dip this year. Where does that leave emerging markets, which for many years were a motor of growth?

via IDC

Global Fintech and Open Banking Market Outlook


The fintech revolution continues to gather momentum. Global investment in fintech ventures more than doubled from $26.67 billion in 2017 to $55.33 billion in 2018. During the same period, the number of deals rose by 18.5% to 3,251.

via Knowledge@Wharton

Savvy Advertisers Adopt Streaming Video Platforms

Savvy Advertisers Adopt Streaming Video Platforms

Advertising expenditure attributed to OTT TV episodes and movies will more than double between 2018 and 2024 to reach $56 billion across 138 countries. Online TV and video ads have been considerably boosted by the rapid growth in mobile advertising.

via Digital TV

Outlook for U.S. Broadband Cord-Cutter Trends

Outlook for U.S. Broadband Cord-Cutter Trends

5G mobile broadband will drive a new wave of wired telecom disruption. “Roughly 10 percent of broadband subscribers are likely broadband cord-cutters, with half of them highly likely to make the change in the next 12 months.”

via Parks Assoc

Growth: Why CEOs Crave Digital Transformation Results

Growth: Why CEOs Crave Digital Transformation Results

Eighty-two percent of Gartner’s survey respondents agreed that they had a management initiative or transformation program underway to make their companies more digital — that’s up from 62 percent in 2018.

via Digital Lifescapes

Digital Money Transfer will Reach $525 Billion by 2024

Digital Money Transfer will Reach $525 Billion by 2024

Mobile and online (digital) money transfer offerings will continue to transform the market. New technologies, such as blockchain, will further accelerate the trend.

via Digital Lifescapes