Spanish pay-TV market slumps

December 19, 2013 11.13 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

spain_glow1Spain ended the third quarter with 3.7 million homes pay-TV, or 10.8% fewer than a year, according to data published by the regulator CNMC.

At the same time, its fixed broadband subscriber total rose by 5.8% to 11.8 million over the same period.

There were 0.57 million quad-play including fixed and mobile telephony) subscribers at the end of Q3, while the triple play total (including fixed voice, slumped by 43.8% year-on-year to 1 million.

Of the leading companies providing electronic communications services, only one Jazztel saw it revenue grow +14.4%) in Q3.