BKS moves into Czech cable

The private equity group BKS Capital Partners is reported to have bought three small cable operators in the Czech Republic. Known as Amos, HBTV and Telto, they have a combined total of around 50,000 subscribers.

BKS Capital Partners, which is based in Prague but has interests in several CEE countries, plans to acquire more small operators in the Czech Republic, where the cable market is dominated by UPC.