Cost of living crisis sees UK fall behind Germany in SVoD subscriptions
Western Europe is forecast to have 273 million SVoD subscriptions by 2029, up from 210 million by end-2023
Analysts: Global streamers won’t return to Russia before 2029
The top platform by subscribers for the region will not be US-based – it will be Kinopoisk, which is only available in Russia, said...
Disney Plus confirms ad-supported tier to rollout in Europe
The ad-supported version of Disney Plus had attracted 3.3 million subscribers since its launch in December 2022
Monetisation on the move: Three surprising ways to build-in flexibility for the future of OTT
Carlos Prieto, head of sales EMEA for 24i, offers three suggestions as to how content owners can "flex" their streaming business models. from AVoD...
What cost of living crisis? Number of UK homes with one SVoD subscription rises in Q2 2023
The research also found 7 per cent of British households took out a new streaming subscription in the second quarter of 2023, up from...
‘Even if you’re Netflix it’s quite tricky’: How SVoD services can balance the integration of AVoD
Bedrock CEO Jonas Engwall talks to TVBEurope about how it's helping content owners develop the rights streaming platform for them, and how building a...
PwC: Brits to spend more on streaming than TV by 2025
The analysts' Global Entertainment & Media (E&M) Outlook 2023-2027 suggests SVoD (£4.2 billion) will overtake TV subscriptions (£4.1 billion) in terms of revenue by...
‘Plenty of growth left’: Global SVoD subscribers set to reach 1.76 billion by 2028
According to Digital TV Research, Disney Plus will add 57 million subscribers subscribers over the next five years, but Netflix will remain the largest...
Iger: Ad-supported Disney Plus to roll out in Europe this year
"I'm incredibly bullish on our longer-term advertising positioning," said Disney CEO Bob Iger
New on demand research shows struggle for Netflix in UK
Kantar's UK entertainment on demand study shows promising signs for ITVX and AppleTV+, while Netflix experiences a gradual decline across all areas, including content...
Core triggers moving M&E beyond the tipping point of cloud migration
The M&E industry’s migration to the cloud is now in full swing, marking the next inevitable step in what amounts to the most transformative...
Flexible and adaptable: How European broadcasters can take on the global streamers at their own game
Ampere Analysis' Neil Anderson discusses how European broadcasters are playing catch-up in the VoD space, and why working with one another will help them...
AVoD will drive growth in Western Europe OTT revenues over next five years
OTT TV episode and movie revenues in the region are predicted to reach $45 billion in 2028
‘Plenty of growth left in the sector’: SVoD revenues predicted to reach $124 billion
Netflix will remain the streamer generating the most revenue with $32 billion expected by 2028 – more than Disney Plus, HBO and Paramount Plus...
Analysts: Global online video subscriptions to reach 1.7 billion in 2023
The expected addition of 143 million subscriptions is still 50 per cent lower than the number achieved in 2020
Kantar: British streaming market shows signs of growth
According to the company's latest Entertainment on Demand report, Netflix's new AVoD option drew a "muted response" in Great Britain
Why OTT market consolidation will spark a wave of success!
Johan Bolin, chief business officer, media and broadcast, at Agile Content, takes a look at the competition for eyeballs between pay-TV and OTT, and...
What’s in store for the media tech industry in 2023: Streaming and 5G
We asked experts across the media tech industry to share their thoughts, with topics including the rise of sports streaming, FAST, low-latency, and the...
Tadum! Netflix subscriber numbers bounce back in Q3
Streamer's global subscriber base is now 223.1 million
Deltatre’s turnkey end-to-end video platform enables OTTs to go live in 90 days
Platform can support both AVoD and SVoD business models, with users granted access to Deltatre’s publishing platform and data analytics tools
Kantar: Almost a million UK households have dropped a streamer so far in 2022
Kantar's figures also reveal almost half of churned Netflix subscribers have dropped out of the SVoD category altogether
Netflix now in direct competition with free-to-air broadcasters
The streamers move to incorporate an ad service was not part of the company's script, but is a significant move which takes it in...
Report: UK’s home entertainment sector to surpass £5 billion by 2025
Technology is helping to change the home entertainment landscape, with AI, automation and Blockchain increasing the potential of multi-experience audience interaction, states the report
Six US-based platforms to account for 81 per cent of all SVoD subscriptions in Western Europe by 2027
Netflix is predicted to add three million more subscribers in Western Europe over the next five years, with its share of the total number...
Europe’s latest streamer to launch later this month
SkyShowtime is powered by Comcast's Peacock platform, and has been created specifically for Europe
Poland predicted to drive Eastern European SVoD revenues over next five years
Analysts predict Eastern European SVoD revenues will reach $2.95 billion by 2027 – up from $1.60 billion in 2021
Leveraging content sets to deliver an engaging experience and boost OTT revenue opportunities
Setplex's Marc Mulgrum explains how content sets allow for ultimate flexibility in content creation and discovery for consumers
The generation game: Younger viewers watching 7x less scheduled TV than those 65 and over
TV viewers aged 16-24 spend less than an hour (53 minutes) in front of broadcast TV in an average day – a fall of...
Disney surpasses Netflix in terms of total subscribers
Company has announced its new Disney Plus advertising-funded tier will launch in the United States on 8th December
Unsubscribe: UK viewers continue to drop streaming services says BARB
However, Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus bucked the trend with both adding subscribers during Q2
Netflix to launch advertising in early 2023, co-CEO predicts death or linear in ‘next 5-10 years’
Globally, Netflix lost 970,00 subscribers during Q2 2022, but it is predicting it will add one million during Q3