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10 pay TV services in the US lost 663,000 subscribers in Q2

The informitv Multiscreen Index reports that these 10 services lost 437,100 TV customers in 12 months, which was less than 0.5% of their combined subscriber base.

Altice completes acquisition of Cablevision

Altice has completed the acquisition of Cablevision Systems Corporation. The deal makes it the fourth-largest cable operator in the US.

Charter’s acquisition of Time Warner Cable gets regulatory nod

The US Department of Justice announced a settlement that permits Charter Communications Inc. to complete its $78 bn proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable and its related $10.4 bn acquisition of Bright House Networks LLC from Advance/Newhouse Partnership.

Charter-Time Warner Cable deal receives shareholder nod

Charter Communications Inc has announced that its stockholders have approved Charter’s previously announced transactions with Time Warner Cable Inc and Bright House Networks.

John Malone’s Charter to buy Time Warner Cable in $55.3 bn deal

Along with the debt that Charter will inherit from Time Warner Cable, the deal is valued at $78.7 billion.

Charter in last lap of acquiring Time Warner Cable

The $55-bn deal would place Charter in second place, after Comcast. Facing opposition from the regulators, Comcast recently withdrew its acquisition bid.

European telco acquires 70% stake in US’ 7th largest cable firm for $9.1 bn

Altice SA has entered the US cable TV market by acquiring a controlling stake in Suddenlink Communications for $9.1 billion. Has also approached Time Warner Cable.

Pay TV posts subscriber gains in the US: Study

Six of the top 10 services reported a net increase in subscribers in the first three months of 2015.

Discovery, Comcast in tussle

A fight has broken out in the US between cable major Comcast and infotainment broadcaster Discovery. The former has said that Discovery demanded business concessions for it to not oppose its bid for Time Warner Cable.

Pay TV remains resilient in the US

Pay TV subscriber numbers in the US remain relatively resilient despite rising costs to customers and the growth of alternative online video subscription services.