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US pay-TV providers lose over 1.5 mln customers in Q2

Tuesday 13 August 2019 | 08:33 CET | News
US pay-TV providers lost 1.53 million customers in the second quarter, more than double the losses in the year-earlier period and a fourth consecutive quarter of record declines. The figures from Leichtman Research Group show that satellite TV providers remain the biggest losers on the market. 

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