Tag Archives: Globo Group

Globosat sells content catalog to the international market

Brazilian pay TV channel Globosat, owned by the Globo Group, recently launched a new content catalog for the international market. With it, distributors from around the world will be able to access to several Groups channels productions,including factual, lifestyle, travel, adventure, sports  content and also for children, shown in the Gloob channel, and other Groups [...]

Palmeiras and Atletico Paranaense do not come to terms with Globo to broadcast on PPV

A new Brazilian Football Championship edition -called Brasileirao- started this Saturday, April 27th. From all the teams taking part in the competition, Palmeiras and Atletico Paranaense have not ran an agreement to broadcast their matches under the pay-per-view (PPV) modality yet and, as long as the situation persists, subscribers to the service (through Premiere FC) [...]

Globo delayed Brazilian miniseries premiere because of Net and Now

Brazilian miniseries “Se eu fechar os olhos agora” (If I close my eyes now) was the first of Globo that acquired Now (OTT of the Brazilian channel Net) before its premiere on FTA, according to Ricardo Linhares, author of the series. Its premiere was on April 15th on Globo, and it was planned to be [...]

Procon notifies Brazilian pay TV operators about football broadcasts in PPV

Consumer Protection and Defense Foundation (Procon), based in San Pablo, Brazil, notified Pay TV operators Claro, Sky, Vivo, Oi and Tim to clarify their subscribers modalities under which they will offer Brazilian Football Championship  broadcastings packages on pay-per-view (PPV). These content generated a USD 27 billion profit in 2018. Procon questioned Brazilian operators about the [...]

Globo increases revenues in 2018, but Group has a 26% fall

Grupo Globo’s balance sheet, published last March 12th, showed that Brazil’s largest broadcaster managed to increase its revenues in 2018 but, despite that, it had a 26% fall due to the increase in operating costs. According to the report, only Globo TV and its Internet portal had an operational deficit of USD 139.7 million, against [...]

UEFA to launch its OTT outside Europe and the US

UEFAs President, Aleksander Caferin, announced after being re-elected in Rome that the association will launch its OTT platform in the next six months. In a first step, it will only be available outside Europe and the US. Platform will be launched before 2019/2020 season. Caferin pointed that one of the main purposes of the coming [...]