The streaming service Viaplay ended the second quarter with 5,549,000 paying subscribers, or 69% more than in the same period last year.
In Q2 alone it gained 766,000 subscribers, and as a result of this strong growth, according to president and CEO Anders Jensen, the company has raised its year-end subscriber target from 7 million to 7.3 million.
More specifically, the Nordic subscriber target remains unchanged after the upgrade last quarter, while the international subscriber target has been increased from 2.2 million to 2.5 million.
Viaplay had net sales of SEK3,725 million (€356.2 million) in Q2 up from SEK3,072 million in the same period last year.
Its operating income was SEK205 million (SEK179 million) and net income SEK175 million (SEK92 million).