I am getting reports that Royalty rates have been set at 9% for 2013 and go up half a point a year through 2017. If this is correct it is very good news for SiriusXM. Working on confirmation now.
Update - While I have had several people send communications regarding royalty rates, I have been unable to find any concrete confirmation on this.
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