Tag Archives: DirecTV Latin America

AT&T cancels IPO for DirecTV Latin America

AT&T announced that it has decided to withdraw its planned initial public offering (IPO) of shares of Vrio, its DirecTV business in Latin America. In a short statement, the company said the decision was made based on current market conditions. Last month, AT&T filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for [...]

DirecTV to offer FIFA World Cup matches in virtual reality

DirecTV announced that it will offer, for the first time, the 64 matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia in Virtual Reality (VR). The technology will be available to prepaid and postpaid clients in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Subscribers will be able to access the games through the DirecTV Sports [...]

AT&T announces launch of IPO for Latam pay TV business

AT&T announced the launch of the initial public offering (IPO) of Vrio Corp, the holding company for AT&T’s Latin American digital entertainment services units, DirecTV Latin America and SKY Brasil. The company plans to raise USD 609 million. AT&T said in a statement that it will offer 29.7 million shares at a price range of [...]

DirecTV adds Europa Europa HD in Latin America

AMC Networks International – Latin America announced the launch of Europa Europa HD in DirecTV’s lineup in Latin America. As a result of the deal, the high definition channel is now available in DirecTV’s operations in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and the Caribbean. Europa Europa HD includes successful series and contemporary films from [...]

AT&T files for IPO of minority stake in DirecTV Latin America

US telecommunications company AT&T announced the filing of a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a potential initial public offering (IPO) of a minority interest in Vrio Corp., a holding company for its Latin American digital entertainment services unit, DirecTV Latin America. In a statement, the company said it would [...]

AT&T prepara OPI de participación en DirecTV Latinoamérica

La empresa de telecomunicaciones AT&T presentó ante la Comisión de Valores de Estados Unidos (SEC) una declaración de registro para una potencial oferta pública inicial (OPI) de una participación minoritaria en Vrio Corp, una unidad de DirecTV Latin America. La compañía ofrecería sus acciones comunes clase A en la bolsa de Nueva York bajo el [...]

AT&T exploring IPO of DirecTV business in Latin America

AT&T announced that is exploring an initial public offering (IPO) of a minority interest in DirecTV Latin America business, in the first half of the year. The company said it has confidentially filed a registration statement with U.S. regulators. In Latin America, AT&T owns 100% of DirecTV Panamericana, which operates in countries such as Argentina, [...]

DirecTV suma dos nuevos canales infantiles

DirecTV Latinoamérica anunció la incorporación de Nat Geo Kids (en el canal 318) y Baby TV (1317 en formato HD) a su programación. Ambos canales estarán disponibles en Argentina, el Caribe, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Perú, Uruguay y Venezuela. Nat Geo Kids ya está disponible en la grilla del operador DTH. El canal se lanzó en [...]

BBC Worldwide takes drama series to DirecTV Latin America

BBC Wordwide, the comercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the BBC, and DirecTV have announced a deal to offer, for the first time in the region, the most recent drama series from the British company. DirecTV will premiere the new series The Collection and the second season of Doctor Foster. Both productions, as [...]

BBC Worldwide lleva sus series a DirecTV Latin America

BBC Wordwide, el brazo comercial y principal subsidiaria de la British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), y DirecTV anunciaron la firma de un acuerdo para ofrecer por primera vez en la región algunas de sus series dramáticas más recientes. Entre los títulos se encuentran The Collection y la esperada segunda temporada de Doctor Foster.  Ambas producciones, así [...]