Under the terms of the deal, Euronews’ English language edition and Africanews’ English language edition are now available on the fuboTV platform in the US.
Euronews says that with this latest move, it continues to grow its presence in the OTT market in North America. Over the past two years, it has developed multiple partnerships with major digital players, including PlutoTV, Roku, Tubi, Plex, Distro TV with a major focus on growing its reach via connected TV and OTT platform providers across the US.
Commenting on the development, Maxime Carboni, director of worldwide distribution at Euronews, said: “We are very excited about this cooperation with fuboTV. Expanding our reach in North America in the OTT market with a strong partner like fuboTV fits in perfectly with our successful business and audience growth strategy, which has been transforming our access to US consumers across the last 2 years. News continues to be an audience driver for the Live TV experience and a place where innovation is critical. We are thrilled to share these values and continue our development in streaming with such a recognised partner like fuboTV”.
Euronews broadcasts in 160 countries and is distributed in over 440 million homes, including 68% of homes in the European Union and UK. With almost 21 million followers/subscribers on social media platforms and an average of 24.5 million+ unique monthly visitors on its website and app, it already has a strong digital audience, reaching 200 million monthly users across connected devices and OTT.