Cineplex

Cineplex is an entertainment company that owns and operates a chain of 165 theatres in Canada. Read more

Ellis Jacob's photo - President & CEO of Cineplex

President & CEO

Ellis Jacob

CEO Approval Rating

91/100

Founded:

1912

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeCGX

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Regal is Cineplex's #1 rival. Regal was founded in 1989 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Like Cineplex, Regal also operates in the Movies & Entertainment space. Regal generates $3B more revenue than Cineplex.

Cinemark is one of Cineplex's top competitors. Cinemark is headquartered in Plano, Texas, and was founded in 1984. Like Cineplex, Cinemark also works within the Movies & Entertainment sector. Cinemark generates 160% the revenue of Cineplex.

AMC is seen as one of Cineplex's top competitors. AMC was founded in 1920, and its headquarters is in Leawood, Kansas. Like Cineplex, AMC also works within the Movies & Entertainment sector. AMC has 15,019 more employees than Cineplex.

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Cineplex Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$159.7M

Cineplex's revenue is the ranked 15th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 20.7B. Over the last four quarters, Cineplex's revenue has grown by 104.1%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $32.8M; in Q4 2020, it was $65.2M; in Q3 2020, it was $45.6M; in Q2 2020, Cineplex's revenue was $16.1M.

Cineplex Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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SAW, LLC

Dec 2016

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undisclosed
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Tricorp Amusements, Inc.

Oct 2016

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undisclosed
Tricorp is a distributor and operator of amusement and gaming equipment.

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Cineplex Starburst Inc.

Oct 2015

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undisclosed
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WorldGaming Network LP

Sep 2015

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undisclosed
WorldGaming is an online video gaming platform that hosts head to head matches, tournaments and ladders for consoles and PC gamers.

These are all the companies that Cineplex has acquired. Cineplex has acquired 4 companies and its latest acquisition was SAW, LLC in Dec 2016.

Cineplex Funding History

Since Cineplex was founded in 1912, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Cineplex has raised $400.0M. Cineplex's last funding round was on Feb 2021 for a total of $198.1M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Private Placement
Feb 2021
$198.1M
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Debt
Jul 2020
$201.9M
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Since Cineplex was founded in 1912, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Cineplex has raised $400.0M. Cineplex's last funding round was on Feb 2021 for a total of $198.1M

Cineplex Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

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EXIT DATE

VRstudios develops and provides virtual reality-based software solutions for location-based entertainment businesses.
$3.6M
Sep 11, 2018
Equity
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These are all the companies that Cineplex has invested in. Cineplex has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was SAW, LLC in Dec 2016.

Cineplex News

May 6, 2021Timmins Today

Cineplex hopes for brighter summer blockbuster season as it reports quarterly loss

TORONTO - The unofficial start of Hollywood's summer blockbuster movie season is fast approaching lat... See more »
April 5, 2021MarketScreener

Notice of Confirmed Case of COVID-19 at Galaxy Cinemas Pergola Commons

(marketscreener.com) For Immediate Release Notice of Confirmed Case of COVID-19 at Galaxy Cinemas Per... See more »
March 31, 2021PE Hub Network

NordStar-backed Torstar to buy Cineplex Magazine's publishing and theatre distribution rights

Torstar Corp has agreed to acquire the publishing and theatre distribution rights of Canadian enterta... See more »
February 26, 2021Seeking Alpha

A Climb Back To Profitability

February 13, 2021MobileSyrup

Cineplex CEO suggests using theatres as vaccine distribution sites

Cineplex theatres could become a part of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Canada. In an interview with... See more »
February 12, 2021BoxOffice

Cineplex Prepares for Recovery After Pandemic Slashes Q4 Box Office by 96% in Q4, Overall Decline of 81.2% in 2020

The disastrous effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on the cinema industry was further evidenced in the Q4... See more »
February 11, 2021Toronto Star

Cineplex revenue falls amid film delays, theatre closures

With big budget films delayed and many theatres still closed due to COVID-19, the company says revenu... See more »

Cineplex Press Releases

February 27, 2021Cision Canada

Cineplex Announces Closing of Private Placement Notes Offering

/CNW/ - Cineplex Inc. ("Cineplex" or the "Company") (TSX: CGX) today announced that it has closed its... See more »
January 27, 2021Cision Canada

Cineplex Inc. Announces Timing of Fourth Quarter and Year End 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

/CNW/ - (TSX: CGX) - Cineplex Inc. today announced that it will release its Fourth Quarter and Year E... See more »
December 18, 2020Cision Canada

Scotiabank and Cineplex Announce Enhancements to the SCENE Loyalty Program

/CNW/ - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) and Cineplex (TSX: CGX) announced today that they have entered into an ... See more »
October 22, 2020Cision Canada

Cineplex Inc. Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

/CNW/ - (TSX: CGX) - Cineplex Inc. today announced that it will release its third quarter 2020 result... See more »
October 13, 2020Cision Canada

Cineplex Announces Election of Directors at Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

/CNW/ - (TSX: CGX) - Cineplex Inc. ("Cineplex" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that, at its ... See more »
October 9, 2020Cision Canada

Cineplex Announces Change to its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

/CNW/ - (TSX: CGX) - Cineplex Inc. today announced that, as required by the announcements from the Go... See more »

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Cineplex Headquarters

1303 Yonge Street

Toronto, OntarioM4T 2Y9

416-323-6600

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Cineplex Summary

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Overview

Cineplex is an entertainment company that owns and operates a chain of 165 theatres in Canada. Cineplex was founded in 1912. Cineplex's headquarters is located in Toronto, Ontario, CA M4T 2Y9. It has raised 400.0M in 2 rounds. The latest round was in ...

CEO

Cineplex's President & CEO, Ellis Jacob, currently has an approval rating of 91%. Cineplex's primary competitors are Regal, Cinemark & AMC.

Frequently Asked Questions about Cineplex

  1. When was Cineplex founded?

    Cineplex was founded in 1912
  2. Who is Cineplex's CEO?

    Cineplex's CEO is Ellis Jacob
  3. How much revenue does Cineplex generate?

    Cineplex generates $159.7M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Cineplex have?

    Cineplex has historically raised $400M in funding
  5. Where is Cineplex's headquarters?

    Cineplex's headquarters is in Toronto Ontario, CA
  1. How many employees does Cineplex have?

    Cineplex has 10,000 employees
  2. What sector does Cineplex operate in?

    Cineplex is in Movies & Entertainment
  3. Who are Cineplex's competitors?

    Cineplex's top competitors are Regal, Cinemark, AMC
  4. Who has Cineplex invested in?

    Cineplex's has invested in companies such as VRstudios