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Altice to spend 'billions' on US content - COO

Monday 30 November 2015 | 08:14 CET | News
Altice expects to invest several billion dollars in US content, COO Michel Combes said at an event hosted by media and internet industry association EBG. "We can also produce content in Europe and bring it to the US," he added. Les Echos writes that this strategy will give Altice the means to compete with the likes of Netflix and YouTube, using a compelling TV offer to attract broadband and voice customers away from rival operators. Altice, whose holdings include Numericable-SFR in France and Suddenlink and Cablevision in the US, recently beat Vivendi's Canal Plus in winning TV rights in

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / General
Companies: Altice Europe / Numericable-SFR
Countries: United States / World
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