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Mediaset H1 profits down on football costs

Monday 4 August 2014 | 13:06 CET | News
Italy's Mediaset group reported first-half revenues of EUR 1.257 billion, down from EUR 1.310 billion a year earlier due to continued weakness in the advertising market. The company said it was still doing better than the market. Mediaset's ad sales in the first five months of 2014 according to Nielsen figures were down 3.1 percent, compared to a 4.1 percent drop in the overall market. The pay-TV business Mediaset Premium also posted lower sales, of EUR 274.3 million versus EUR 280.2 million in the first half of 2013. Revenues at EI Towers revenues were little changed year-on-year at EUR

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Telefonica
Countries: Italy / Spain
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