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Ziggo hampers Liberty Q2

Liberty Global added in excess of 230,000 subscribers to its to next-generation TV services in Q2, with its combined Horizon and TiVo base now boasting 4 million customers. John Malone’s…

Disney record Q3 profits, cuts guidance

Walt Disney’s Q3 numbers, for the three months to June 27th, showed growth in both sales and profits but also warned over the future growth of subscriber numbers in its…

Discovery “steady growth” in Q2

Discovery Communications has reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30th 2015. “Driven by our unmatched portfolio and steady growth around the world, Discovery’s strong start to the year…

Quickflix MOU with Chinese content company

Having earlier in the week requested a stock trading halt as it continued negotiations regarding a “potential corporate transaction with an international party which may result in an acquisition”, Australian…

ITV ‘will sue’ if catch-up comes under BBC licence

ITV ‘will sue’ if catch-up comes under BBC licence

UK commercial broadcaster ITV is threatening legal action over government proposals to force digital catch-up TV users to purchase a TV licence. The proposals are part of plans to overhaul…

BBC: ‘Red Alert’ on funding

The BBC’s licence fee will be under severe pressure come 2020/2021, according to an analysis of the UK government’s ‘Green Paper’ proposals for funding the public broadcaster. Enders Analysis’s Toby…

Quickflix ends Foxtel Presto reseller agreement

Quickflix ends Foxtel Presto reseller agreement

Troubled Australian entertainment streaming service Quickflix has advised the Australian Securities Exchange of the termination of its reseller agreement with fellow SVoD platform Foxtel Presto, saying that the conditions precedent…

Intelsat steams ahead – again

Global satellite operator Intelsat had a blisteringly good day on the New York Stock Exchange last Thursday, seeing its share price rocket 27.1 per cent to $9.66. On August 3rd…

Poland’s TVN “softer than expected” Q2

Poland’s TVN “softer than expected” Q2

Polish broadcaster TVN has reported a 70 per cent fall in its  net profit to 36.9 million zlotys (€8.8 million), after a weaker zloty raised the costs of it debt.…

Sky acquires Viacom’s MTV Italia

Italian pay-TV operator Sky Italia has signed an agreement with Viacom International Media Networks for the acquisition of Nuova Società Televisiva Italiana, a company that operates the MTV Italia channel.…

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