Ziggo takes pay TV hit

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Dutch cable operator Ziggo reported a 4.3% year-on-year decline in pay TV revenue in the first quarter of 2014 after a 16,000 quarterly dip in… Read more

Ziggo ups broadband speeds

Dutch cable operator Ziggo has increased the speed of its internet offerings, raising the speed for its 1.9 million customers at no extra charge.  The… Read more

Liberty-Ziggo deal to be reviewed by EU regulator

European antitrust watchdog the European Commission will reportedly review Liberty Global’s agreed takeover of Dutch cable operator Ziggo. According to a Wall Street Journal report,… Read more

Sullivan, Sapan and Hollinger top DTVE Euro 50 Awards 2014


Sky Deutschland CEO Brian Sullivan, AMC Networks CEO Josh Sapan and Discovery Networks International CEO Mark Hollinger were among the big winners at DTVE’s 2014… Read more

Ziggo targets bigger WiFi push

Rene Obermann

Dutch cable operator Ziggo said that it aims to launch more WiFi hotspots in a bid to offer a seamless experience for customers connecting to… Read more

Cable Europe names annual award winners

Cable Europe awarded its 2013 Fellow award to Emma Svalin Sahlman, head of product, TV at Com Hem for her work on implementing TiVo. Sahlman… Read more

Liberty Global and Ziggo making good progress on takeover

Liberty Global and Ziggo are “making good progress” on preparations for the takeover by the former of the latter, the pair have confirmed. Liberty Global… Read more

Ziggo replaces chief commercial officer

Ziggo’s chief commercial officer Marcel Nijhoff is due to step down on March 1, with the Dutch cable operator announcing it has “entered a new… Read more

Liberty Global’s next-generation video subscriber numbers reach 2.5 million

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

Liberty Global reported a next-generation video user base of 2.5 million, after a “watershed year” that saw it buy Virgin Media, agree to acquire Ziggo… Read more

Liberty agrees Ziggo takeover

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Liberty Global has agreed to buy Ziggo, in a deal that values the Dutch cable operator at roughly €10 billion.  The stock and cash deal… Read more