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Spotify climbs 6% as company announces expansion to 80 new markets, target of 1 billion customers

An Android smartphone with the Spotify Music logo visible on screen, alongside a pair of earphones. Olly Curtis/Future via Getty Images Shares of Spotify climbed 6% on Monday as the company announced plans to expand in 80 new markets, targeting one billion users worldwide. It plans to add 36 languages to its platform.  The Swedish company will nearly double its presence in certain regioans, including Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean.  Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before ...
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Amazon launches free music streaming Inc. is hoping an ad-supported music-streaming service will help it sell more speakers and other devices that work with its voice-activated Alexa platform. The free service, announced Thursday, will be available to customers with Alexa devices who don’t subscribe to Amazon Prime, the loyalty program known mostly for shipping discounts. Prime members already have access to a limited music-streaming service and can purchase a more robust option for an additional fee. The new servi...
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Spotify Technology SA (SPOT) Reaches $137.77 After 5.00% Down Move; TESCO PLC ORD ORDINARY SHARES (TSCDF) Shorts Raised By 2.25% - Lives Advice

   Lives Advice The stock of Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE:SPOT) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 1.69% or $2.37 during the last trading session, reaching ...
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Tencent Music presses play on $1.2 billion U.S. IPO: Reuters

Tencent Music Entertainment launched its hotly-anticipated U.S. initial public offering (IPO) of up to $1.2 billion on Monday after global stock markets were boosted by a truce brokered by U.S. and Chinese leaders in their trade conflict. The music arm of tech giant Tencent Holdings is looking to raise between $1.07 billion and $1.23 billion in a New York Stock Exchange IPO, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The company originally planned to launch its offer...
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Tencent Music, bound for U.S. IPO, profits from social savvy

Tencent Music, which owns China's most popular music streaming apps, is often compared to Sweden's Spotify Technology but it offers more in the way of socially interactive services that is helping it hit bigger notes in money making.
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Spotify Is Planning a New Version of Its Free Music Service

An anonymous reader shares a report: Spotify Technology is developing a new version of its free music service, the first big product change since the streaming company went public last week, according to people familiar with the matter. The company is tweaking the free service to make it easier to use, especially for customers on mobile phones, said the people. An announcement is expected within a couple weeks. Spotify needs to attract large numbers of new listeners to satisfy investors who valu...
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