German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has increased its revenues by 13.4% to €3.2 billion (2014: €2.9 billion) last year.
The turnover of pay-TV and video-on-demand operators in Germany has grown by 8% to €2.22 billion in 2014 compared with last year (2013: €2.05 billion).
Eurosport has acquired the exclusive TV and digital rights of the Rugby World Cup 2015 for Germany.
The turnover achieved by video-on-demand (VOD) providers is expected to grow in Germany to €458 million this year – an increase by 42% compared with 2014.
German public broadcaster ARD has confirmed that it will recommence live coverage of the Tour de France this year following a 3-year break.
The turnover with consumer electronics (CE) devices will go down in Germany by 3.3% to €10.2 billion in 2015, reports German industry association BITKOM with reference to market prognosis by the European Information Technology Observatory (EITO).