Vue

Vue develops and operates multiplex cinemas in the United Kingdom. Read more

Timothy Richards's photo - Founder & CEO of Vue

Founder & CEO

Timothy Richards

CEO Approval Rating

88/100

Founded:

2003

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of OMERS

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ODEON Cinemas is perceived as one of Vue's biggest rivals. ODEON Cinemas's headquarters is in London, England, and was founded in 1930. ODEON Cinemas operates in the industry. ODEON Cinemas generates 26% of Vue's revenue.

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Vue Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
CineStar

Oct 2018

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$149.7M
CineStar is a film entertainment company that produces, distributes and exhibits films.
Showtime Cinemas

Jul 2018

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undisclosed
Showtime Cinemas owns and operates a chain of movie theatres.
Cinema3D

Jul 2018

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undisclosed
Cinema3D owns and operates a chain of movie theaters.

These are all the companies that Vue has acquired. Vue has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was CineStar in Oct 2018. CineStar is a film entertainment company that produces, distributes and exhibits films.

Vue Funding History

Since Vue was founded in 2003, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Vue has raised $1.3B. Vue's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $131.2M

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FUNDING DATE

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Debt
Aug 2020
$131.2M
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Debt
Jun 2019
$1.1B
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Debt
Feb 2019
$85M
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Since Vue was founded in 2003, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Vue has raised $1.3B. Vue's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $131.2M

Vue Investments

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Mogees is a machine learning and gestural recognition platform that combines software and vibration sensors to transform objects into a musical instrument.
$1.3M
May 22, 2017
Seed
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These are all the companies that Vue has invested in. Vue has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was CineStar in Oct 2018. CineStar is a film entertainment company that produces, distributes and exhibits films.

Vue News

October 11, 2020thesun

'BODY BLOW' Vue to shut a quarter of its cinemas for three days a week after release of James Bond film No Time To Die delayed

NEARLY one in four Vue cinemas will shut three days a week following delays in the release of a strin... See more »
October 8, 2020Variety

Vue Will 'Stay Open For As Long As Possible,' Says International Boss Tim Richards

Vue International chief Tim Richards said that his multiplex chain is going to try and stay open as l... See more »
August 21, 2020MarketScreener

Sale of Cinestar - Transaction Update

(marketscreener.com) 21 August 2020 ASX ANNOUNCEMENT SALE OF CINESTAR - TRANSACTION UPDATE EVENT Hosp... See more »
August 13, 2020Variety

Report

The Vue cinema chain is on the verge of securing an additional £100 million ($131.2 million) in debt ... See more »
July 31, 2020Gizmodo UK

Here's When Vue Cinemas Will (Actually) Reopen

Well, some of them.... See more »
July 29, 2020Variety

Vue Pushes Back U.K. Cinema Reopenings to Aug. 7

European cinema giant Vue has pushed back its U.K. reopening date from July 31 to Aug. 7 as it awaits... See more »

Vue Press Releases

July 23, 2014PRLOG

Retail Assist look picture-perfect for Vue Entertainment cinema IT Support contract renewal

Vue Entertainment, one of the UK's largest cinema chains, has turned again to retail technology speci... See more »

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Vue Headquarters

566 Chiswick High Road 10 Chiswick Park

London, EnglandW4 5XS

44-208-396-0100

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Vue Summary

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Overview

Vue develops and operates multiplex cinemas in the United Kingdom. Vue was founded in 2003. Vue's headquarters is located in London, England, GB W4 5XS. It has raised 1.3B in 3 rounds. The latest round was in Aug 2020. Vue's latest acquisitions includ...

CEO

Vue's Founder & CEO, Timothy Richards, currently has an approval rating of 88%. Vue's primary competitors are ODEON Cinemas,

Website

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Frequently Asked Questions about Vue

  1. When was Vue founded?

    Vue was founded in 2003
  2. Who is Vue's CEO?

    Vue's CEO is Timothy Richards
  3. How much revenue does Vue generate?

    Vue generates $1.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Vue have?

    Vue has historically raised $1.3B in funding
  5. Where is Vue's headquarters?

    Vue's headquarters is in London England, GB
  1. How many employees does Vue have?

    Vue has 10,348 employees
  2. What sector does Vue operate in?

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

    Vue's top competitors are ODEON Cinemas
  4. Who has Vue invested in?

    Vue's has invested in companies such as Mogees Ltd.