Liberty Global

Brexit causing ‘anxiety’ about consumer confidence, says Liberty Global’s Fries

Mike Fries

Liberty Global chief Mike Fries has said he is concerned about the possible economic knock-on effect of Brexit on consumer confidence in the UK, particularly… Read more

Multimedia Polska sees solid progress

Multimedia Polska

Multimedia Polska – the Polish cable operator set to be acquired by Liberty Global – has posted revenues of PLN550 million (€126 million) for the… Read more

Malone on Starz: international expansion and distribution partnerships will be key

John Malone

Lionsgate’s acquisition of Starz creates a new opportunity to strengthen the business, expand internationally to compete with global premium players like Netflix and to develop… Read more

Virgin Media extends MVNO deal with BT

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Virgin Media has extended its deal with BT to use the latter’s EE network to power its mobile offering for the next five years. The… Read more

Moody’s: Liberty Global profitability goals ‘ambitious’

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While its European unit’s profitability is likely to improve this year, Liberty Global’s target of 7-9% growth in operating cash-flow in the 2015-18 period “remains… Read more

Liberty to make ‘opportunistic’ moves for EU free-to-air channels

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries has said that the company will be “opportunistic” about buying more free-to-air TV channels in Europe. Speaking at Citi’s Internet,… Read more

Liberty Global and Vodafone complete Dutch JV


Liberty Global and Vodafone have completed the creation of their Dutch joint venture, establishing a converged fixed and mobile communications operator that can compete more… Read more

Telenet moves into French-speaking Belgium with Altice acquisition


Liberty Global’s Belgian unit Telenet is to acquire cable operator Coditel Brabant from international cable and telecom group Altice for €400 million in a move… Read more

Netflix goes live on Liberty’s Horizon platforms in Ireland, Switzerland


Netflix has launched on Liberty Global’s Horizon advanced TV platform in Ireland and Switzerland, following its Horizon debut in the Netherlands last week. Customers of… Read more

TV3 overhauls channels, launching new service


Irish broadcaster TV3 has overhauled its two existing channels and is launching a new net, be3 to replace UTV Ireland. The broadcaster, which is owned… Read more