iQiyi, China’s leading subscription video streaming service, is listing shares on the New York-based NASDAQ stock exchange.
The largest collection of Disney content will start streaming in China through Alibaba’s Youku website.
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Censorship and foreign content restrictions will limit Netflix’s ability to transition their licensing agreement with iQiyi into a meaningful foothold.
Since launching in 2010, iQiyi has accumulated the most paid SVOD subscribers in China, however, calculating an accurate subscriber base is challenging.
China’s iQiyi online video service entered into a streaming output agreement with Warner Brothers.
Lionsgate entered into a long-term content licensing agreement with iQiyi in November 2016 for upcoming features and select library films.
In a shocking spectacle of insider dealing, the Chairman of Baidu, along with others announced plans in February 2016 to buyout iQiyi from Baidu for $2.3B.