Lionsgate lobbied to become the belle of the buyout ball last year in Hollywood, but Prince Charming never arrived.
Accurately value feature film and television content in Canada with unprecedented access to multiple SVOD rate cards for content available in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Over 57% of Canadian households with internet access streamed Netflix sometime in 2018. Currently, Netflix Canada has around 6.5 million paying subscribers.
Netflix’s rapid subscriber growth slows in the United States at the worst possible moment.
There is even more bad news for pay television providers. Unlike 2017, subscribers signing up for cheaper online television bundles are starting to contract.
All told, Barclays, HSBC and Bank of Ireland could face a tax bill up to £11 billion for their role in EIS tax avoidance schemes.
Last year was the first year that global viewers spent more on online video streaming services than attending movie theaters.
The European Commission’s Digital Single Market strategy will destroy Europe’s independent film and television market in favor of global technology companies.
More and more consumers are piecing together entertainment content from multiple services rather than relying on a traditional cable television package.