Antenna Group

Antenna Group taps Digital Minds for YouTube launch

Greece-based broadcaster Antenna Group has tapped local MCN Digital Minds to manage all of flagship channel ANT1’s TV content on YouTube. Digital Minds will be charged with creating a YouTube channel for ANT1, gathering the channel’s fans in one location to give them the opportunity to watch content via smartphones, tablets, desktops and smart TVs. […]

Antenna buys Serbian broadcaster

Greece-based Antenna Group has acquired a controlling stake in Serbian free-to-air broadcaster B92. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but it means B92 will sit alongside Antenna’s free TV, pay TV, radio, television distribution, magazine, publishing, music, digital, telecoms and educational assets. B92 is a news-focusedgeneral television channel, which recorded the highest level […]

Antenna Group partners with Vice Media

Greece-based Antenna Group has partnered with youth media brand and digital content studio Vice Media, in a deal designed to “dramatically expand” Vice’s presence across Greece and Southeast Europe. Vice will use media group Antenna’s position in the market to expand its distribution, offering the local audience “new ways to experience Vice content across devices, […]

Antenna teams up with Raine

Greece-based broadcaster Antenna Group has entered into a wide-ranging strategic partnership with media-focused merchant bank The Raine Group. The venture will see the pair explore joint initiatives to “pursue growth opportunities in new entertainment formats, emerging technology platforms, content rights and production assets”. Antenna will also become US-based Raine’s strategic partner in Europe. This closely […]

Antenna Group buys Romanian music network

Media firm Antenna Group has bought Kiss TV and a string of radio stations from ProSiebenSat.1 in Romania. The deal includes Magic FM, One FM and Rock FM, with Antenna claiming it marks the latest stage in its growth strategy and that it plans to expand its presence in South East Europe. “I’m delighted that […]

Discovery ‘interested in Prima TV takeover’

A report in the Romanian press claims Discovery Communications’s spending spree could be set to continue with the acquisition of free-TV broadcaster Prima TV. The Romanian channel group is said to be on the block and local news site reported that Discovery was among those interested in buying it from current parent SBS Broadcasting. […]