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Liberty Global, Ericsson partner to expand DVR services in Latin America

Ericsson signed a new two-year deal with VTR in Chile and Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico, both part of LILAC Group (Liberty Latin America and the Caribbean). The operators will use Ericsson’s Video Storage and Processing Platform (VSPP), which will allow them to expand the reach of their DVR services.   In a press release, [...]

Liberty Global to integrate Netflix into STBs

Liberty Global, the international pay TV and broadband company, announced a multi-year partnership with Netflix which will lead to Netflixs content being made available to Liberty Global customers in more than 30 countries in Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean.   The partnership follows the successful UK launch of Netflix on Virgin Media in 2013. [...]

Liberty renames CWC’s video services in the Caribbean as Horizon from Flow

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global announced through an official statement that, after the acquisition, it renamed the IPTV services offered by British telco Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) as Horizon from Flow.   Flow is the brand of digital TV, broadband and telephony inherited by CWC after the purchase of Caribbean operator Columbus in [...]

Liberty Global completed the acquisition of CWC for USD 5 billion

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global completed the acquisition of telco Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) from the UK for USD 5 billion. The value of the company includes CWCs net debt, the market value attributed to all Libertys share classes and a dividend paid to the British company.   If we look at mobile [...]

VTR from Chile aims to double the additions to its triple play network in 2016

  Telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Global) from Chile plans to double the number of additions to its fiber network which offers bundled triple play home services (Pay-TV, broadband and fixed telephony), stated the company President, Guillermo Ponce, to local Diario Financiero newspaper.   “We aim to make 125 thousand new homes, which means almost double [...]

Liberty Global had revenues in Chile and Puerto Rico of USD 304 million in 1Q 2016

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global presented its earnings balance for the first quarter of 2016 in which it reported revenues of USD 304 million for its operations in Latin America, representing an increase of 6% compared to the same period of 2015.   The Lilac Group also obtained an EBITDA of USD 122 million, [...]

Liberty completed the integration of Choice Cable TV in Puerto Rico

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global informed through an official statement that it completed the integration of Pay-TV operator Choice Cable TV in Puerto Rico and from April 5th provides uniformed services. In addition, it re-launched its website.   “This union will bring efficiencies and enhance our ability to invest in our next generation infrastructure, [...]

Liberty Global’s revenues in Chile and Puerto Rico have increase 7% over 2015

US telecommunications company Liberty Global submitted its 2015 annual financial report which posted revenues of USD 1,217,000 for its Lilac division in Latin America. This represents a growth of 7% year-to-year (in local currency) compared to 2014 for the Pay-TV, Internet and telephony operations of VTR in Chile and Cablevision of Puerto Rico. The company [...]

Liberty Global compró Cable & Wireless por USD 5.300 millonesLiberty Global bought Cable & Wireless for USD 5,300 million

La empresa de telecomunicaciones norteamericana Liberty Global completó la adquisición del 100% de las acciones de la telco británica Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) por USD 5.300 millones. Con esta compra, la compañía estadounidense expande su división Liberty Latin America and Caribbean Group (Lilac Group) al sumar la presencia que tiene CWC en la región [...]

Cable & Wireless reportó un crecimiento de 22% en su flujo operativo en el CaribeCable & Wireless reported a 22% growth in operating cash flow in the Caribbean

La empresa de telecomunicaciones británica Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) reportó un crecimiento de 22% en su flujo operativo en el Caribe en su primer reporte semestral, que corrió de marzo a septiembre de 2015, en comparación al mismo período del 2014. Cable & Wireless registró ingresos por USD 1.200 millones en el semestre, 4% [...]