WATCH VIDEO. At the end of 2018 RTL Group registered 1 million paying subscribers for its VOD platforms (mainly the pay services TV Now Premium in Germany and Videoland in the Netherlands), up 76.7% year on year.
Italy’s antitrust watchdog AGCM has opened an investigation into Sky Italia’s acquisition of the R2 unit of commercial broadcaster Mediaset.
Vivendi is continuing its war of words with Telecom Italia and hedge fund Elliot.
Serghei Bulgac, the CEO and executive director of Digi Communications, has sold a total of x shares in the company since the beginning of this month.
Viacom has completed the acquisition of Pluto TV, the free streaming television service in the US.
VodafoneZiggo, the JV between Liberty Global and Vodafone in The Netherlands has a said that its consumer cable revenue decreased by 1% in Q4 and 1.5% in the full year 2018.
Inside Secure has completed its $143 million (€126m) purchase of security specialists Verimatrix.
Proximus maintains upward trend in customer base throughout the entire year 2018, with growth for internet, TV and mobile postpaid in every quarter.
Multichoice has made its debut on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
German TV platform Freenet TV increased its customer base in 2018 compared to the previous year by around 12% to 1.014 million.