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In order to ensure a regular cash flow, GEMA distributes its income at regular distribution dates, spread throughout the year. The dates depend on the respective distribution category.
We would like to inform that from now on, the divisions for performance and reproduction will be distributed on 1 June instead of 1 April as was previously the case. The following distribution categories are affected by the change: U, UD, M, E, ED, EM, BM, KI, DK and DK VR divisions .
See payment dates für 2019 down below.
Payment Dates 2019
1. January 2019**
BT VR , Phono VR KMOD, KMOD VR A, A VR
1. semester 2018 1. semester 2018 *
1. April 2019**
MOD D, MOD D VR MOD S, MOD S VR VOD D, VOD D VR VOD S, VOD S VR
GOP, GOP VR**
WEB, WEB VR A, A VR
Carryover 1. semester 2018 1. semester 2018 1. semester 2018 (usage reporting) 2018 **
1. June 2019
BM, E, ED, KI, U, UD DK, DK VR, EM, M
1. July 2019
FS, FS VR, R, R VR TFS, TFS VR T, TD, TD VR BT VR, Phono VR KMOD, KMOD VR A, A VR
2018 2018 2018 2. semester 2018 2. semester 2018 *
1. October 2019**
Phono VR MOD D, MOD D VR, MOD D, MOD S VR, VOD D, VOD D VR, VOD S, VOD S VR< br /> GOP, GOP VR, A, A VR Pension funds Assessment procedure Rating procedure E Rating procedure U
Carryover 2. semester 2018 2. semester 2018 2. semester 2018 (usage reporting) * 2018 2018 2018 2018
1. December 2019
GOP, GOP VR
* International income (both rights) is paid out on an ongoing basis upon receipt on the first day of each quarter. Pay-out details including country specifications are available on the GEMA homepage and in virtuos (GEMA magazine).
** without surcharges for statutory remuneration rights; these will be distributed separately on 1 December 2019.
*** In addition, the distribution of YouTube revenues for the period November 2016 to December 2017 (usage reports) is planned for GOP, GOP VR as of April 1, 2019.
Supplementary distributions (e.g. due to claims pursuant to Art. 59 para. 1 and 2 of the distribution plan) shall be made each year as of 1 November in the categories BM, E, ED, EM, M,U, UD.