Deezer takes over Ampya music streaming service

Tuesday 10 June 2014 | 18:02 CET | News
Music streaming company Deezer has agreed a deal with German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 Media, Bloomberg reports. The deal sees ProSiebenSat.1 acquire a minority stake in Deezer in exchange for supporting the service with its TV and online advertising efforts. Customers of ProSiebenSat.1's streaming service Ampya will be transferred to Deezer as part of the deal, as well as an agreement to deliver music streaming services to Vodafone customers in Germany. The deal puts Deezer on an equal footing with rival Spotify in Germany. Its rival has a music streaming agreement with Deutsche Telekom.

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Deezer / ProSiebenSat.1 / Spotify / Vodafone
Countries: Germany
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