Sky Italia

Type: Company
Name: Sky Italia
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Sky high growth continues

Despite increased competition and a weak economy, Sky added 46,000 subscribers in the United Kingdom and Ireland in the three months and 273,000 over 12 months, giving it an installed base of 10.7 million homes, up by more than a million in five years. ... [Published Informitv - 11 hours ago]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 20 reports

HBO, CBS launch standalone streaming services in the US

In fact, the US company – home to such titles as Game of Thrones – is more than just sitting up and taking note after chair and CEO Richard Plepler revealed that its own standalone streaming service is on the horizon.The HBO service is due to launch in ... [Published What Hifi - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

BSkyB Reports Rise In Revenue And Profit

BSkyB, the home entertainment company which owns Sky News, hailed strong demand from customers for new products as it unveiled quarterly revenue growth which beat City estimates. The stronger performance was driven by the addition of 760,000 paid-for ... [Published Yahoo! Finance UK and Ireland - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sky broadband and pay-TV doubles in profit

Today, 10:29by Sky has announced that their profits more than doubled on their broadband and pay-TV services across Europe in their latest quarterly report.The report said that the broadband and TV provider made a pre-tax profit of £608 million in the ... [Published Broadband Finder - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 10 reports

BskyB eyes larger stake in Sky Deutschland

The UK’s dominant pay-TV provider agreed in June to pay $9 billion to buy Rupert Murdoch's Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia (Photo: Getty)A A ABSkyB chief executive Jeremy Darroch today signalled the British pay-TV firm could end up with a larger-than-expected ... [Published London Evening Standard - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sky Italia names Maranzana chief commercial officer

Pay-TV operator Sky Italia has announced the appointment of Pietro Maranzana as its new chief commercial officer, with responsibility for the company's marketing and sales structure. Maranzana has been at Sky Italia since 2005, having worked for three ... [Published Telecompaper - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

UK stock market morning note (October 16, 2014)

0 is called to open higher this morning although sentiment is likely to remain cautious against the wider backdrop of concerns surrounding global economic growth and ongoing geo-political issues. The economic diary today focuses on the US with the release ... [Published Stock Markets Review - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Thursday preview: BSkyB and Diageo report first quarter results

British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB) reports its first quarter results following its acquisition of Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland on Thursday.Numis said it expects a "solid set of results" with a 4% rise in revenue, profit before tax of £285m and earnings ... [Published BullBearings - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

MIPCOM: European Dramas Eclipsing U.S. Productions

This story first appeared in the Oct. 24 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.Europe is dominating at the annual international TV confab MIPCOM in Cannes, as continental dramas generate the market chatter typically reserved for U.S. productions. Constantin ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 2 reports

German media authorities approve Sky Deutschland deal

BSkyB has gained “unconditional media concentration clearance” from some German state media authorities to buy 57.4% of Sky Deutschland, as part of its Sky Europe plans.Sky confirmed that it has got clearance from state media authorities in Bavaria, and ... [Published Digital TV Europe - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

MIPCOM: Sky Italia Follows 'Gomorrah' With Political Thriller '1992'

Sky Italia is trying out its own House of Cards meets The Sopranos .The Italian pay-TV group is following the success of its mafia drama Gomorrah with 1992 , a political thriller set during the tumultuous early 90s, when the mafia, police and politicians ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Mipcom Briefs: Global Warming Thriller ‘Rubber Ducks’ Swims With Haut Et Court; Beta Boards Sky Italia’s ‘1992’; More

Refresh for latest … Following the international success of Les Revenants ( The Returned ) and the recent announcement of jewel heist series The Last Panthers , Haut et Court TV is moving forward with a new international TV drama. Along with July-August ... [Published Deadline.com - Oct 13 2014]

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"I wouldn't be surprised if we get a lot more take up and I think the volatility we are seeing is probably making people reflect on that" Darroch told reporters after the release of BSkyB’s first-quarter financial report
Plepler told an investor meeting hosted by parent group Time Warner: "It is time to remove all barriers to those who want HBO. We will work with our current partners. And, we will explore models with new partners. All in, there are 80 million homes that do not have HBO and we will use all means at our disposal to go after them."
Discussing the online-only Now TV service, the BSkyB CEO said Thursday it was not hurting the firm's traditional pay TV business. "We are just not seeing any sort of significant cannibalization of the subscription base" he said
...good top-line growth of 6% translating into an 11% increase in profits," said chief executive Jeremy Darroch commenting on BSkyB's Q1 results.   "This strong financial performance was fuelled by continued operating momentum. We are seeing broad customer demand for our products whilst opening up new revenue opportunities. The benefits are clear as connected customers watch more TV, spend more with us and are more loyal ... Three months into the year, we are delivering against a clear strategy for growth in our existing business. At the same time, we are making good progress with our proposed acquisition of Sky Italia and a majority stake in Sky Deutschland."

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Sky high growth continues [Published Informitv - 11 hours ago]
BSkyB share price: CEO believes some Sky Deutsc... [Published Invezz - Oct 17 2014]
Well-Attended Mipcom Has Lots Of Drama, Lack Of... [Published Deadline.com - Oct 17 2014]
Beaufort Securities Breakfast Alert including N... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Oct 17 2014]
British Sky Broadcasting Group's (BSYBF) CEO Je... [Published Seeking Alpha - Oct 16 2014]
HBO, CBS launch standalone streaming services i... [Published What Hifi - Oct 16 2014]
Sky broadband and pay-TV doubles in profit [Published Broadband Finder - Oct 16 2014]
BskyB eyes larger stake in Sky Deutschland [Published London Evening Standard - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB's German stake could get bigger on euro z... [Published The Independent - Oct 16 2014]
Sky Go boosts BSkyB Q1 [Published Advanced Television - Oct 16 2014]
Take that BT - BSkyB nets strong sales as it ey... [Published Management Today Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB CEO Discusses HBO Relationship, Netflix [Published Hollywood Reporter - Oct 16 2014]
Thursday's most followed including Tesco, Shire... [Published Proactive Investors.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
Profits, revs rise as Sky makes strong start to... [Published Rapid TV News - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB gears up to take on Europe with better-th... [Published This Is Money - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB gears up to take on Europe with better-th... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 16 2014]
Sky Italia names Maranzana chief commercial off... [Published Telecompaper - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB could own more of Sky Deutschland than ex... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB could own more of Sky Deutschland than ex... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB could own more of Sky Deutschland than ex... [Published Yahoo! Finance UK and Ireland - Oct 16 2014]
BskyB profits rise as on-the-go demand booms [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
Sky Profits Jump by 11% on Sports Subscription ... [Published International Business Times UK - Oct 16 2014]
UK stock market morning note (October 16, 2014) [Published Stock Markets Review - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB profits treble [Published Fresh Business Thinking - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB sees sales rise as users take more products [Published IOL - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB Sales Rise as More Customers View Content... [Published Washington Post - Oct 16 2014]
BskyB Q1 Pre-tax Profit Surges, Revenue Rises -... [Published RTTNews.com - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB share price: First-quarter results out [Published Invezz - Oct 16 2014]
BSkyB profits double on broad demand [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
Growth Improves as Sky Broadband Reaches 5.32m ... [Published ISPreview - Oct 16 2014]
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21st Century and Apollo Global to form new medi... [Published PE Hub Blog - Oct 10 2014]
21st Century Fox and Apollo Global Management have agreed to form a new multi-platform content provider, merging Endemol, Shine Group and CORE Media . According to terms of the deal, 21st Century Fox and Apollo will jointly manage the newly created ...
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Sky Italia Deploys Imagine Communications Magel... [Published PR Newswire: Business Technology - Sep 11 2014]
AMSTERDAM, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine Communications, a market leader of media software and video infrastructure solutions serving the global broadcast, multichannel video programming distributor and enterprise markets, today announced that ...
Journalists Fearing Retaliation from Hamas Tell... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 31 2014]
With the mainstream American and International Press desperately looking to find a moral equivalency between the U.S.-deemed terror organization Hamas and the State of Israel, media reports have been quick to point the finger at the Jewish State for ...
21st Century Fox sells stakes in 2 European New... [Published FOX Business - Video - Jul 25 2014]
FBN’s Gerri Willis on 21st Century Fox strikes a deal to sell its stake in Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland. ...
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BSkyB in talks to unite Europe assets [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 12 2014]
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