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The Guardian: Netflix to spend $1bn in UK in 2020 on TV shows and films

Streaming giant ups budget by 50% as Disney also invests in production facilities at Pinewood Studios Netflix will boost its spend on making TV shows in the UK to $1bn (£750m) this year as the streaming giant maintains the breakneck pace of its production pipeline despite the coronavirus pandemic. Netflix, which makes shows such as The … Continued

John Glencross: How investors can tap into the streaming revolution

At a time when the pandemic has challenged so many established business models, entertainment, predominantly home entertainment, is one of the few sectors continuing to grow and the screen industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK. John Glencross, Chief Executive of Calculus Capital, which launched the Calculus Creative Content EIS Fund … Continued

Calculus launches zero initial fee VCT offer – limited time only

Normal initial fees of 3-5% waived until end of December Award-winning Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trust (VCT) specialist, Calculus Capital, is waiving initial fees on its VCT until the end of November. The VCT is aiming to deliver an annual tax-free dividend of 4.5%, as well as capital growth. Earlier this year Calculus … Continued