Berenberg highlights Sky risks

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Analysts at Berenberg have cut their earnings-per-share estimates for Sky and have highlighted concerns about the uncertain outcome of the forthcoming auction of Premier League… Read more

Broadcasters in Spain and UK facing advertising uncertainty

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Weak advertising growth in Spain and the UK could have an adverse impact on commercial broadcasters Mediaset España and ITV respectively, according to analysts at… Read more

Eutelsat should see return to growth in 2019

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Satellite operator Eutelsat has more or less emerged from a period of financial turbulence and should return to growth in 2019, with video remaining a… Read more

ITV position set to worsen, say analysts

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UK commercial broadcaster ITV’s performance looks set to worsen as a result of a Brexit-related economic slowdown and increased costs related to next year’s football… Read more

Satellite set for ‘new period of growth’ as video business holds up

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Satellite operator SES’s core video business is set to provide increasing returns thanks to its ability to maintain pricing, while the company’s long-term bet on… Read more

Mediaset España turns in solid results

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Mediaset España has posted solid full year 2016 results, with total revenues of €992 million, up 2.1%, and EBITDA of €241 million, up 8.3%. The… Read more

ITV outlook darkens as advertisers ‘rein back spending’

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The outlook for ITV has deteriorated significantly as advertisers pull back on spending amid anxiety about Brexit, according to analysts at Berenberg. According to the… Read more

Sky to take UK IPTV plans into other EU markets

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Following its initial debut in the UK, Sky plans offer internet-delivered versions of its TV service in its other European markets as part of broader… Read more

Mediaset prepares defences as Vivendi closes in on 30% threshold


The Berlusconi family has moved to shore up its defences against Vivendi as Mediaset prepares to present its three-year business plan to international investors in… Read more

Closing Premium would be ‘worst option’ for Mediaset


Closing Mediaset Premium would be the worst of the choices on offer to the Italian broadcaster, but the status quo is not an option for Mediaset either, according… Read more