Edge joins Sky & C4 in backing TRX

Edge Investments has taken a minority stake in Dial Square 86, the holding company for digital distribution platform The RightsXchange (TRX). TRX is an online deal-making platform for TV rights licensing, already backed by Sky Ventures and the Channel 4 Growth Fund. Both are minority shareholders of the platform. The platform enables programme buyers to […]

Sky invests another £1m in TRX

UK satellite broadcaster Sky has invested another £1 million (€1.1 million) in rights trading platform TRX. Sky was one of a number of companies and private investors who were part of a £5.2 million funding round in August last year, and has now increased its minority stake. TRX is a UK-based digital distribution platform designed to […]

TRX preps movie move

TRX is looking to add movies to the TV content on its soon to launch rights trading platform. The platform, which received funding from Sky and Channel 4 in its latest funding round, was conceived as a way to buy and sell TV rights. David and Matthew Frank are behind the service and have assembled […]

Sky and Channel 4 buy into TRX digital platform

UK-based pay TV company Sky and commercial broadcaster Channel 4 have both bought into Dial Square 86, the parent company of new rights trading platform TRX. The pair have taken an undisclosed minority stake in the Dial Square, which oversees soon-to-launch digital distribution platform. It is the first time Sky and pubcaster Channel 4 have […]

TRX hires Walker from Sony

Soon-to-launch rights trading platform TRX has hired Sarah Walker as its marketing chief. Walker joins from Sony Pictures Television and becomes chief marketing officer at TRX, which will roll out in the next few months and offer content owners a platform to sell their rights digitally. TRX, which is the brainchild of former RDF and […]