The merger wave in the media and streaming industry

In De Tijd, Prof. Tom Evens was interviewed about the ongoing merger wave in the media and streaming industry. He identifies scale (number of subscribers), volume (breadth of content catalogue) and cash ($$$) as main drivers for these moves. “Streaming has become the new normal”, he argues, “but there is a limit of subscriptions one is willing to take. This is a race to be in the top three.”

23.05.2021 - De miljardenstrijd om uw oogbollen, De Tijd, p 13