Tag Archives: Liberty Latin America

Pay TV focuses on user experience and multi-screen content

As part of the 2018 Pay TV Innovation Forum, Nagra (Kudelski Group) published a series of interviews with three leading TV industry executives from Latin America, who shared their views on the challenges and opportunities that pay TV faces in the region. In this context, Guillermo Paez, Director of Content Delivery Platforms at Telecom Argentina, [...]

Broadband drives VTR Q2 growth

VTR, Chiles largest pay TV operator, added 22,000 RGUs in Q2, driven by growth in broadband and video RGUs, said Liberty Latin America in its earnings report announced last week. During the quarter, VTR added 27,000 broadband and 8,000 video RGUs. However, fixed-line telephony RGUs continued to fall and decreased by 13,000. At the end [...]

Sutel approves acquisition of Cabletica by Liberty

Costa Rica’s Telecommunications Superintendency (Sutel) has approved the acquisition of Cabletica by Liberty Latin America, announced in February, for CRC 143 billion (approximately USD 250 million). Now, Liberty and Televisora de Costa Rica, the current owner of the operator, must comply with the agreed conditions to conclude the deal, reported local newspaper El Financiero. The [...]

Sutel autoriza adquisición de Cabletica por parte de Liberty

La Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) de Costa Rica autorizó la compra del operador Cabletica por parte de Liberty Latin America, que había sido anunciada en febrero de este año por un valor de CRC 143.000 millones (alrededor de USD 250 millones). Ahora, Liberty y Televisora de Costa Rica, actual dueña del operador, deben completar el [...]

Liberty Latin America reports losses in Q417

Liberty Latin America has published its first quarterly report. In Q417, the company reported losses of USD 148 million for the full year, primarily driven by increases in impairments and depreciation and amortization, which were partially offset by higher OCF, said the report. Q4 revenue were USD 850.1 million, which represented a decrease of 8% [...]

Liberty Latin America reporta pérdidas en el Q417

Liberty Latin America presentó su primer balance financiero. La empresa reportó pérdidas por USD 148 millones en el 2017 impulsadas por el deterioro, amortización y depreciación de activos, parcialmente compensados por un crecimiento en el flujo de caja operativo (OCF). Los ingresos del Q417 fueron USD 850 millones, lo que representó una caída del 8% [...]

Millicom invertirá USD 30 millones anuales en Costa Rica

Luego de conocerse la compra de Cabletica por parte de Liberty Latin America, Millicom confirmó que mantendrá su inversión anual de USD 30 millones en el mercado costarricense para reforzar su oferta de servicios en el país. Somos una empresa multinacional, estamos en más de 12 países y estamos acostumbrados a pelear con grandes players [...]

Liberty Latin America to acquire 80% of Cabletica

Liberty Latin America announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 80% of Costa Rican cable operator, Cabletica. In the transaction, Cabletica is being valued at an enterprise value of CRC 143 billion (approximately USD 250 million). The current owners of Cabletica – Televisora de Costa Rica – will retain the remaining [...]