Nordic

MTG extends grip on KHL rights

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Modern Times Group (MTG) has extended its grip on exclusive rights to the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) in the Nordic region until 2021. The deal… Read more

Modern Times Group boosted by Nordic TV and InnoGames

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Modern Times Group’s Nordic entertainment group and its newly majority-owned games subsidiary InnoGames contributed to strong sales and profitability in the second quarter, with the… Read more

Nordic pay TV chief execs out in Canal Digital restructure

Jarl Söderman

Several country chief executives are leaving Nordic pay TV giant Canal Digital in regional restructure. Jarl Söderman, John Nordin and Roger von Zernichow will all… Read more

Nordic broadcasters urge UK government to back BBC

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Director generals from the Nordic region’s public broadcasters have warned the British government not to weaken the UK’s BBC, claiming there is “a growing need… Read more

MTG reports strong sales, Nordic gains

Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, MTG president and CEO.

Modern Times Group (MTG) reported record sales in the first quarter, with lower revenues in its Scandinavian free TV business offset by sales growth in… Read more

Bonnier taps Ericsson for C More OTT service

Casten Almqvist

Bonnier Broadcasting has tapped Ericsson to provide the online platform for its under-development C More over-the-top service. The Nordic subscription video-on-demand service, which will include… Read more

Norway’s TV 2 buys domestic C More assets

Hans J. Carstensen

Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV 2 has bought Nordic pay TV channel provider C More’s Norwegian sports operations, as part of a major content deal between… Read more

Discovery plans European OTT expansion

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Discovery Communications plans to expand its Nordic over-the-top service Dplay to more European markets this year and grow its online Eurosport Player by taking more… Read more

MTG teams up with FreeWheel

Modern Times Group (MTG) has teamed up with technology provider FreeWheel to make additional revenues from digital ad inventory across the Nordic markets and central… Read more

MTG says quarterly earnings put it back on track

Modern Times Group has reported increased in quarterly and nine month and said the growth puts its investment plan back on track. The company, which… Read more

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