Multiscreen Index

Multiscreen Index shows cable subs falling ‘for first time’

The latest edition of Informitv’s quarterly Multiscreen Index (MI) suggests business at traditional pay TV players is slowing down. For the second quarter of 2018, MI reported, “the second smallest rise so far in television subscribers among the 100 leading services in the index. “Subscriber numbers rose by 0.6% in the second quarter of 2018 (which equates to 2.69 million), […]

Multiscreen TV operators continue to grow despite US reverses

The world’s leading multiscreen TV service providers grew their subscriber bases by just under 1%, or 4.03 million new homes in the fourth quarter of 2016, with leading US operators posting losses of about 50,000 overall, according to Informitv’s Multiscreen Index. The index, which measures the performance of 100 leading service providers worldwide, said that […]

Top US pay TV operators lose 663,000 subs in Q2

The 10 leading pay TV services in the US lost 663,000 subscribers between them in the second quarter of 2016, according to Informitv’s Multiscreen Index report. AT&T, the largest pay TV group in the Index saw its satellite subsidiary DirecTV gain 342,000 television customers in the US, while its U-verse telco television service lost 391,000. […]

Top 100 pay TV services add 4 million subscribers

The world’s 100 leading pay TV services gained almost four million subscribers in the second quarter of 2015, according to new research. Informitv’s Multiscreen Index claims that the total number of subscribers rose by 3.94 million, or just over 1% in the quarter, with 54 of the 100 services in the index reporting net subscriber gains […]

Top 100 pay TV services add 5 million subscribers

The world’s leading 100 pay TV services added 5.11 million subscribers in the last quarter of 2014, a rise of 1.42%, according to Informitv’s April Multiscreen Index report. The study said that the 10 ten services with the most subscribers – topped by US operators Comcast, DirecTV and DISH Network – gained 1.65 million subscribers in the […]

Pay TV market subscriber numbers grow by 6.3%

The overall number of digital subscribers for the leading 100 pay-TV services in the world increased by 6.3% last year, according to research firm informitv’s latest quarterly Multiscreen Index. The index, which covers more than 30 countries and represents around 320 subscriber homes worldwide, reported a net gain of 18.98 subscribers in 2013. It also […]