What: Univision Deportes, the multimedia sports division of Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), has acquired from UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) the U.S. Spanish-language broadcast rights to all UEFA national team competitions from 2018 to 2022. Why it matters: The deal is a landmark for both UEFA and Univision Deportes marking the most extensive access to UEFA […]
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Univision Deportes, the sports division of Univision Communications Inc., announced the launch of soccer fantasy gaming, based on Liga MX. Fantasy players will be able to choose their favorite soccer athletes to be part of their fantasy team, create leagues with friends and compete in the overall ranking. That Univision, is entering the Online Fantasy Sports Sector reflects the potential of this sector. Just last week Online Fantasy Sports Operator FanDuel got US $275 Million in funding from investors including KKR and Time Warner.
The entrance of Online video into the Latin American region is certainly very exciting. Will mostly U.S. based Online Video and Advertising Technology providers really be able to deliver the goods when it comes to the Latin American Online Video Market? What are the main challenges ahead? In order to find out more about this year’s outlook, we asked the experts what online video formats they see growing the most in 2015. Below, their answers.