Swedish private equity firm EQT is considering a takeover of Dutch operator KPN, in what would be its largest-ever acquisition, people with knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg.
Six per cent of Dutch households without Netflix expect to subscribe – or re-subscribe – to the SVOD service, according to Telecompaper’s Video behaviour of Dutch consumers report for the second quarter of 2020.
Hollands Finest will be showcasing a number of media companies during the Dutch Media Week on Monday October 5.
Following months of intense negotiations, Fox Sports and Ziggo have extended their carriage deal.
Vice has begun a gradual withdrawal of its television channels across Europe only four years after they were launched, as part of deep cost cuts.
Negotiations between Dutch cabler VodafoneZiggo and Disney, owner of the Dutch live football channels Fox Sports/Eredivisie Live, have reached deadlock, because a new carriage agreement would amount to a 300% increase in costs to the operator.
The Dutch broadband market is on track for nearly 5% growth in revenues in 2019, according to research by Telecompaper.
Ziggo Sport, VodafoneZiggo’s sports centric YouTube channel, has signed on with ODMedia Group.
KPN is adding Amazon Prime Video to its Interactive TV menu, making KPN IPTV the first television platform in the Netherlands integrating the service.
Dutch viewers say that they are willing to buy one to three video streaming services, according to a survey carried out by news website nu.nl.