Jonathan Broughton

PlumResearch names Jonathan Broughton as research director

TV industry research outfit PlumResearch has appointed EBU strategy chief Jonathan Broughton as its new research director. In this role, Broughton is tasked with advancing the company’s analytics and insights capabilities in the entertainment industry, focusing on product development and strategic consulting to foster growth. PlumResearch provides streaming data insights, catering to a global client […]

Netflix remains ‘benchmark’ but rivals circling, say analysts

Netflix remains “the benchmark for its rivals” despite its poor second quarter financial results, according to analysts. Paolo Pescatore at CCS Insight said this was the case and that the streaming giant traditionally struggles in Q2 because of seasonal trends. He added that he expected “the outlook to remain challenging owing to competition, the 2016 Olympic Games and […]