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NENT plans Viaplay international expansion, mulls SEK 3.5 bln equity increase and US listing

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Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) has announced plans to launch its Viaplay streaming service in Poland and the US in 2021 and in five other markets by the end of 2023, with a new target of approximately 10.5 million Viaplay subscribers by end of 2025. In addition, NENT is considering raising more equity to finance the international expansion and increase liquidity and the company also is mulling a secondary US listing.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Nordic Entertainment
Countries: Europe / Poland / United States
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