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Report: Telcos have key role in OTT battle

A report from strategy consultant Arthur D. Little and banker Exane BNP Paribas predicts that telcos have a key role to play in the intensifying battle between traditional media providers…

US cable TV ‘slow subs losses’ in Q1

According to IHS, US cable companies improved on normal quarterly losses In the first quarter (Q1) of 2015, losing only 132,900 subscribers since the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2014. Many…

OTT and ‘skinny’ bundles stave off cord-cutting

OTT and ‘skinny’ bundles stave off cord-cutting

The global pay-TV services market, including cable TV, satellite TV, telco TV and OTT video, totalled $237 billion in 2014, up 7 per cent from the previous year, according to the…

Canada: IPTV revenues $6.5bn in 2014

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has released statistical and financial information on Canadian terrestrial and satellite broadcast distribution companies for the year that ended August 31st 2014. Overall, these…

Mediaset, Sky Italia plot pay-TV alliance

Mediaset, Sky Italia plot pay-TV alliance

Italian broadcasters Mediaset and Sky Italia are negotiating a pay-TV alliance that could create a monopoly in the sector. According to Italian daily Corriere della Sera, the talks are underway…

Sub-free Sky Online TV Box for Italy

Sub-free Sky Online TV Box for Italy

Watching Sky programming streaming to the home TV and with no subscription required is now possible in Italy with the new Sky Online TV Box. The company says: “Sky Online…

Content investment boosts UKTV

Commercial broadcaster UKTV’s focus on investment in exclusive and original programming generated record ratings, revenue and profit in 2014. Officially the fastest growing broadcaster in Britain, UKTV’s £123 million investment…

Kabel Deutschland profit €239m

Kabel Deutschland, Germany’s largest cable operator, has reported net profit of €239 million for the fiscal year ended March 31st 2015, compared to a net loss of €68 million in…

Weak Q1 for US pay-TV adds

Findings from broadband, media and entertainment industries analysis firm Leichtman Research Group (LRG) indicate that the thirteen largest pay-TV providers in the US – representing about 95 per cent of…

Movistar tops 2m pay-TV subs

Movistar tops 2m pay-TV subs

Telefonica’s Movistar TV has managed to triple the number of subscribers to 2.1 million at the end of the first quarter of the year,  It gained 255,000 pay-TV subs to…

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