MTG President Jørgen Madsen Lindemann says the broadcaster’s Viaplay Originals are performing two to three times better than similar acquired content.
Romania’s RCS&RDS (Digi) ended 2016 with a net debt of €758 million, or 15% more than a year earlier.
UKTV has announced it will launch a multi-million pound investment fund.
Italy’s communications regulator AGCOM has ruled that French media group Vivendi violated Italy’s media antitrust law by building up controlling stakes in broadcaster Mediaset and telecom operator Telecom Italia (TIM), and given Vivendi a 12 month deadline to reduce its stake in either one.
Netflix says the opportunity ahead remains “gigantic” despite a slowdown in subscriber numbers, including international markets.
A row has broken out between Vodafone Deutschland and Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR), the affiliate of public broadcaster ARD serving federal state Saarland, regarding HD cable distribution of its TV channel SR Fernsehen with both sides accusing each other of blocking carriage.
German media company Freenet expects its DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV to reach more than one million paying customers by the end of 2018.
Altice USA, the US arm of Altice, filed plans for an initial public offering Tuesday, a prospect that could end up valuing the company at more than $20 billion.
Spain’s Mediapro Group has posted a total turnover of €1,536 million for 2016, up from €1,510 million a year earlier.
The European Commission has given its unconditional approval to the £11.7 billion Twenty-First Century Fox takeover of Sky.