Swedish cablenet Com Hem has seen a rise of 36 per cent in revenues for the third quarter.
The stand off between Com Hem Group and Discovery Networks has ended.
Talks between Com Hem and Discovery Networks have failed to resolve the dispute that has removed Kanal 5, Discovery and Eurosport from some 2 million Swedish households.
One week after Com Hem pulled the plug there’s still no movement in the dispute with the operator and Discovery Networks Sweden.
Com Hem added another 200,000 addressable households in the second quarter.
An upcoming Android TV set-top box to be launched by Com Hem will be aimed at the 60% of its subscribers that currently do not use Tivo, according to Thomas Helbo, the operator’s CTO.
Kinnevik has announced the acquisition of an 18.5% stake in Swedish cable operator Com Hem.
Com Hem says it’s seeing positive effects from its recent rebranding and has added an additional 8,000 subscribers on the quarter.
Com Hem has closed the acquisition of Boxer after having received approval from the State of Sweden and the country’s Competition Authority.
The Swedish Competition Authority has given its approval to Com Hem’s purchase of DTT pay-TV platform Boxer.