Hemisphere Media Group announced that it has acquired the remaining 75% stake of Pantaya, the leading U.S. Hispanic Subscription Video-on-Demand Service from its joint venture partner, global content leader, Lionsgate. As a result of the transaction, Hemisphere now owns 100% of Pantaya, up from its previous 25% minority stake.
Extreme Reach (ER), an asset management solution company for TV and video advertising, released the findings of its Q3 2020 Benchmarks Report, which includes ad performance data for impressions served from its AdBridge™ platform to CTV, desktop, and mobile devices for July through September 2020.
We talked to Eric Tourtel, SVP of Teads Latam about the story behind the recently-announced strategic partnership with Precision, the programmatic division of Publicis Media.
Latin American market leaders will discuss the future of marketing technology on October 17 at the beautiful Casa Lamm in Mexico City.
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Sotheby’s International Realty’s Kevin Thompson: “We Want to Create a Connection with Consumers Before They Even Think About Selling a Home”
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“Video Ads Are Like a Swiss-Army Knife”: Q&A with Seraj Bharwani, Chief Strategy Officer at AcuityAds
Video is one of the leading advertising formats, to the extent that 99% of marketers use it as part of their marketing initiatives. However, video exposure doesn’t guarantee attention. In this exclusive interview, Bharwani talks about how to improve attention rates and thus ensure higher efficiency.
Consumer Insights Roundup: Americans Watch TV in Groups Half of the Time, Hispanics Are 15% Less Likely Than Average to Feel Financially Secure…
A summary of the most relevant consumer insight research in the US, US Hispanic, and Latin American markets.
Video advertising platform Innovid has secured US $30 million in the pre-IPO funding round. The company will use the funds to advance its end further to end CTV platform as well as to expand its global presence.
Viant’s TV Viewability and Distraction Report: 89% of US Smartphone Owners Use Their Phone While Watching TV
Viant has published the results of its TV Viewability study, in which it analyzes device ownership and distraction factors. The answer, concludes the study, is a cross-channel and retargeting strategy.
We talked to Robert Velez, Director, Multicultural Advertising Sales at Vevo, about the company’s strategies to approach multicultural audiences in the US, and particularly Hispanics.
Lizzie Seedhouse, SVP of Digital for USL, and Josh Keller, VP of Business Development for the USL, talked to Portada about the relevance of video to connect with fans and leverage brands’ sponsorships.
AT&T obtained approval from the Department of Justice to acquire Time Warner for US $85 million after a six-week trial. This was the first time in four decades that the government directly intervened in a vertical merger, gaining the attention of corporations who feared a change in the course of the history of the media industry.
Univision has announced a video-on-demand extension of Univision Now focused on Hispanic content. Though Univision has already collaborated with Netflix to produce content aimed at Latin Americans and U.S. Hispanics, the network has decided to expand its OTT services and cater specifically to the Hispanic niche.
Conviva has released its quarterly measurement report on the state of OTT and the streaming video market. Compared to this time last year, the audience for online video streaming has grown enormously.
Video on demand keeps increasing its relevance throughout Latin America. After successfully launching its app in Argentina and Mexico, Fox will compete against Netflix and HBO in Brazil.
Endeavor and NeuLion have entered an agreement by which the former will acquire the latter in an all-cash deal valued at approximately USD $250 million. NeuLion powers the video delivery of a wide range of content owners, particularly major sports leagues, some of them owned by Endeavor.
AcuityAds has acquired ADman Media for EU $12 Million. In 2017, ADman Media delivered approximately 55% of its revenue in Europe and 45% in Latin America and the U.S; the acquisition allows AcuityAds to expand its addressable market.
UCI and MAGNA have revealed the results of their study “Marketing to the Hispanic Mindset”. In-language and in-culture video ads are more engaging for Hispanics, at times twice as effective as non-contextual targeted ads.
ONLINE VIDEO ROUNDUP: Twitter May Release New Video Feature, Facebook Invents Unit of Time for Video
A summary of the most exciting recent news in online video. If you’re trying to keep up, consider this your one-stop shop.