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FuboTV passes 1 mln subscribers, to acquire French OTT TV platform Molotov

Wednesday 10 November 2021 | 11:30 CET | News
FuboTV has signed a binding agreement to acquire French OTT TV provider Molotov in a EUR 164.3 million cash and share transaction (of which at least 85 percent in shares). The company also announced the milestone of 1 million paid subscribers for its existing services.

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Companies: FuboTV / Molotov
Countries: France
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