21st Century Fox has no plans to buy the UK’s ITV, according to Chase Carey, the company’s president and CEO. Speaking in the first session at the RTS London Conference Power, Politics and the Media, he added that while he could not comment about a possible future full take-over of Sky, Sky’s sole focus at […]
ITV has called for UK public broadcasters to be fairly compensated for the transmission of their channels. It says the PSBs are providing an effective multi-million pound subsidy to Sky and Virgin.
Liberty Global has acquired a 6.4% stake in ITV at a cost of £481 million, purchasing the remaining holding in the company by BSkyB, and linking Virgin Media with the UK’s leading commercial broadcaster that’s home to popular shows Coronation Street and Broadchurch.
The growing rapprochement between ITV and Sky has resulted in the broadcaster’s flagship channels being added to mobile TV service Sky Go for the first time.
ITV has confirmed that its new mini-pay channel ITV Encore is to launch on Sky Channel 123, on June 9.
ITV has taken a minority stake in the on-demand service Cirkus.
ITV is to launch its first new channel in eight years. ITV Encore will debut later this year on Sky and will be dedicated to the best of the broadcaster’s British drama.
ITV has agreed a new deal with UEFA that will allow it to show highlights of Champions League and Europa League matches for three years, starting from the 2015/2016 season.
UTV has announced that from Monday, November 4, it will be available in HD on both the Sky and FreeSat platforms in Ireland.
Wuaki.tv has added hundreds of hours of fresh content from ITV and made available to stream on-demand.