Tag Archives: Supercanal

Argentina’s Supercanal announces new owners

Supercanal, one of the main pay TV operators in Argentina, announced that it was acquired by CVI Austral LLP, a conglomerate controlled by an investment group with strong focus in “technology and telecommunications projects”, headed by Carlos Joost Newbery. Supercanal was founded by Daniel Vila in 1985 and was the telecommunications arm of Grupo América, [...]

Grupo Clarín and Supercanal sign deal, end long conflict

Argentinas Grupo Clarín and Supercanal (Grupo Vila-Manzano) have signed an agreement that ends almost 20 years of conflict. Through a document, the companies committed to end the legal cases filed by both parties, related to the ownership of a stake in Supercanal. The agreement was announced on June 15 in the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange. [...]

Argentina’s Supercanal receives funding to expand fiber network

Pay TV and Internet operator Supercanal-Arlink (Grupo América) received AR$ 800 million (USD 40 million) in funding from a U.S. investment firm to accelerate the digitization and expansion of fiber optics. IProfesional news site reported that the company would be sold soon. With this investment, Supercanal said that it will expand its “digital television, telephone [...]

Supercanal seeks funding to compete in the Argentine market

The President of Grupo America, Daniel Vila, said that the sale of the pay TV operator Supercanal will depend on the ability to access financing to upgrade its networks. “The idea is not to sell, is to be competitive”, Vila said in an interview with La Política Online. It is rumoured that the Mexican Carlos Slim would [...]

Supercanal de Argentina lanza su plataforma TV Everywhere y para ello contrató los servicios de ConaxArgentina's Supercanal hires Conax’s service for the launch of its TV Everywhere platform

La cableoperadora argentina Supercanal (Grupo Uno) lanzará su servicio de TV Everywhere y para ello llegó a un acuerdo con la proveedora de servicios de seguridad en transmisiones digitales de TV Conax (del grupo Kudelski). De esta manera los abonados a Supercanal podrán disfrutar de los contenidos emitidos en las señales lineales desde dispositivos móviles [...]

GolTV Latinoamérica llega a Argentina a través de SupercanalGolTV Latin America gets to Argentina through Supercanal

El canal deportivo de TV paga GolTV Latinoamérica pasará a formar parte de la grilla de la cableoperadora argentina Supercanal, del Grupo Uno. La señal, que se dedica exclusivamente al fútbol, llega así a Argentina en el marco de su campaña de expansión por la región. A principios de este año, la señal se había [...]

Operadores argentinos de TV paga lanzan promociones HD ante la llegada de la Copa AméricaArgentine pay-TV operators to launch HD offers before the beginning of the American Cup

Muchos operadores de TV paga en Argentina han lanzado promociones de servicios de alta definición para aprovechar el entusiasmo de los televidentes ante el comienzo de la Copa América de fútbol Chile 2015 (11 de junio al 4 de julio). Compañías grandes y pequeñas se han sumado a esta estrategia. En ese país, el campeonato [...]