Ziggo takes 54% share of the Dutch TV market


Ziggo’s share of the Dutch TV market was almost 54% in the first quarter, following Liberty Global’s buyout of the firm last year, according to… Read more

Liberty Global looks to Horizon to arrest video losses

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

Liberty Global hopes to reduce the high video losses it experienced in its first quarter as price increases bed in and new services gain customers,… Read more

Record Horizon sales offers bright spot in disappointing quarter for Liberty Global

Liberty Global CEO, Mike Fries

Liberty Global recorded a record number of additions to its Horizon advanced TV platform in the first quarter, boosted by strong uptake in Germany, while… Read more

Ziggo squeeze-out price set out by Dutch court


A Dutch court has ruled that €39.78 per Ziggo share is a fair “squeeze-out price” and ordered all minority shareholders to transfer their shares.  The… Read more

Liberty Global launches Horizon on Ziggo and drops UPC brand in Netherlands


Liberty Global has launched its Horizon advanced TV service on Ziggo’s network in The Netherlands. The company has also adopted the Ziggo brand for all… Read more

DanceTrippin TV goes live on Ziggo

DanceTrippinTV Ziggo

Amsterdam-based Dance music TV channel, DanceTrippin, has launched on the Ziggo platform in the Netherlands.  The channel, which mainly broadcasts live performances from top Dutch… Read more

Liberty Global to cut Dutch headcount


Liberty Global has said it will reduce the headcount of its Dutch operations by approximately 450 over the next three years as a result of… Read more

Sony Pictures Television buys Film1 from Liberty

Kate Marsh

Sony Pictures Television Networks (SPT) has agreed to buy Dutch channel group Film1 from Liberty Global.  Under the deal, SPT will fully own and operate… Read more

Dutch TV market growth driven by IPTV


The Dutch TV market added 20,000 net additions during the fourth quarter of 2014, driven by mainly by growth in IPTV delivered via DSL or… Read more

UPC Netherlands launches Horizon Extra Mediabox

UPC Netherlands

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Netherlands has launched a multiroom addition to its Horizon advanced TV service, Horizon Extra Mediabox. The service allows viewers to… Read more