Viaplay Group has agreed to acquire UK sports streamer and TV channel operator Premier Sports for £30 million (€35.2 million) on a cash and debt-free basis.
Viaplay Group and Canal+ Polska have agreed a distribution partnership in Poland that will make the Viaplay streaming service available to Canal+ Polska’s premium DTH subscribers across the country.
Viaplay Group and Nordic TV and broadband provider Allente have added Premier League football to their long-term distribution partnership in Norway.
Viaplay Group has formally changed its name and brand from Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) following approval by shareholders at its AGM.
NENT Group is proposing rebranding itself Viaplay Group in order to reflect its strategic focus on the Viaplay streaming service and ongoing international expansion and continued Nordic growth.