Sky España

Sky pulls out of Spain

Sky is to pull out of Spain, where it has been operating an OTT TV service for the last three years. The service will cease to operate on September 1 in what amounts to an admission of defeat in one of Europe’s most hotly contested streaming markets. Sky has faced competition in the Spanish market […]

Sky launches OTT TV service for Spain

Sky has launched its planned OTT TV streaming service for the Spanish market, offering a line-up of Spanish pay TV channels, TV series and on-demand movies for €10 a month. The service will be available via mobiles, tablets and TVs, with no requirement for an ongoing subscription. The entertainment-focused service carries 12 of the most […]

Netflix ‘not causing major shift’ for Telefónica TV

The arrival of Netflix and other OTT TV players is not causing “a major shift in the evolution of [Telefónica’s] customer base”, according to the telco’s executive chairman, José María Álvarez-Pallete López. Answering analyst questions following the company’s second quarter results, Álvarez-Pallete said that the company’s Fusión offering was growing its customer base and that […]

Sky confirms Sky España OTT plans

Sky has confirmed plans to launch a “simple and affordable” over-the-top service in Spain, marking the pay TV operator’s first steps into the Spanish market. Announcing the move in the company’s latest quarterly earnings report, Sky CEO Jeremy Darroch said that the service – which will be branded Sky España – will go live before […]