Ampere Analysis Markets delivers the most granular view of the world’s largest cable, satellite and telecoms operators. Coverage also includes transactional and subscription VOD platforms.

Markets covers pay-TV, broadband, OTT and fixed-line subscribers and revenues – by operator - in a single service. This single view of the TV, broadband and telephony markets, delivers normalized data across multiple countries, platforms and operators including:

  • Platform
  • Operator
  • Subscribers
  • Revenues
  • On demand (SVOD services)
  • Advertising

Ampere Analysis Content Track enables users to access key metrics from the world’s leading VOD and SVOD services across 20 countries.Content Track will initially focus on the pricing and availability of TV and film titles by country and store. Data points will include:

  • Detailed library data by service/by country
  • Studio / distributor relationships
  • Pricing by store, title, country, HD, SD, cast, original language
  • Analysis of library characteristics by genre, budget, cast, age…
  • Window analysis by title
  • Data splits of originated versus acquired content

Ampere Analysis Consumer comprises two annual waves of consumer surveys across ten markets. These surveys will allow research buyers to conduct detailed segmentation of media consumption patterns across crucial consumer groups – by age bracket, service usage, attitudes, and many other categories – helping you to understand how your audience is reacting to the changing media landscape, and how best to target them with new products and offers.The twice-yearly surveys will cover the following markets:

  • UK
  • France
  • Netherlands
  • Italy
  • Poland
  • United States
  • Germany
  • Sweden
  • Spain
  • Denmark

Ampere Analysis Content Track enables users to access key metrics from the world’s leading VOD and SVOD services across 20 countries.Content Track will initially focus on the pricing and availability of TV and film titles by country and store. Data points will include:

  • Detailed library data by service/by country
  • Studio / distributor relationships
  • Pricing by store, title, country, HD, SD, cast, original language
  • Analysis of library characteristics by genre, budget, cast, age…
  • Window analysis by title
  • Data splits of originated versus acquired content

Ampere Analysis Consumer comprises two annual waves of consumer surveys across ten markets. These surveys will allow research buyers to conduct detailed segmentation of media consumption patterns across crucial consumer groups – by age bracket, service usage, attitudes, and many other categories – helping you to understand how your audience is reacting to the changing media landscape, and how best to target them with new products and offers.The twice-yearly surveys will cover the following markets:

  • UK
  • France
  • Netherlands
  • Italy
  • Poland
  • United States
  • Germany
  • Sweden
  • Spain
  • Denmark
Ampere Markets

Ampere Markets delivers a comprehensive picture of the world’s largest cable, satellite, telecoms operators and subscription VoD services – all in one single view.

27 / 02 / 17
A case for quad-play

We assess some of the drivers and challenges faced in the global race to deploy quad play services, and take an in-depth look at the strategies and KPIs of three key quad-play providers.

  Fixed Line Telephony, Pay TV, Mobile Telephony , Broadband access

24 / 02 / 17
TV in Southern Europe: France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, & Greece

This report provides an in-depth analysis of Pay TV and TV advertising trends in France, Spain, Italy, Portugal and Greece over the period 2005-2022. In this report we investigate the immediate and lasting effects of the financial crisis and we analyse correlations between macro-economic variables and sector trends.

  Free-to-air TV , Cable TV , IPTV, Pay TV, FTTP, Satellite TV

11 / 01 / 17
Hey Big Spender: Netflix's content bill now matches TV and premium channels

This report looks at the content spend of the major TV groups, channel groups and SVoD platforms in the USA and the Big 5 European countries

  SVoD, Pay TV, Licensing, Content, Programming

  Netflix, Amazon, Disney

11 / 01 / 17
Focus Report: UK SVoD Q3 2016

This new format of report looks at subscriber, revenue and content catalogue trends for the leading SVoD platforms in the UK, ending Q3 2016.

  SVoD

  Now TV, Netflix, Amazon, Disney

21 / 11 / 16
Presentation: Cable - East vs. West (presented by Guy Bisson at PIKE in Poland in October 2016)

Guy Bisson's keynote presentation from October's PIKE conference in Łódź, Poland from 24th to 26th October 2016.

  Satellite TV, Mobile Telephony , FTTP, Pay TV, IPTV, Broadband access, OTT

18 / 11 / 16
Focus Report: US Subscription OTT Q3 2016

This new format of report looks at subscriber, revenue and content catalogue trends for the leading SVoD platforms in the US.

  OTT, SVoD

  HBO, Showtime, Amazon, Netflix, Hulu

10 / 11 / 16
Are millennials moving the goalposts for premium sports?

Sport on TV is facing a demographic challenge, Ampere's analysis of data on over 30,000 consumers in Europe and the USA indicates. Young millennials are being lured away from watching sport by the plethora of other content on offer in the TV and online video market.

24 / 10 / 16
Consumer Report: Q3 2016

This report distills many of the key findings from Ampere's second wave of consumer survey data from 2016. It includes a detailed profile for each of the ten markets covered in the survey.

26 / 09 / 16
Presentation: Delivering next-generation content to the consumer

A keynote presentation delivered by Ed Border at the BASE / MESA Home Entertainment Summit which took place in London, September 2016

23 / 09 / 16
Presentation: Film and TV in post-referendum UK

A keynote presentation delivered by Richard Broughton at the BASE / MESA Home Entertainment Summit which took place in London, September 2016

23 / 09 / 16
Presentation: The New Broadcasters - Features and Futures in an OTT World

A keynote presentation delivered by Guy Bisson at IBC in September 2016

21 / 07 / 16
Presentation: Capacity Tsunami - the evolving economics of content distribution

This presentation delivered by Guy Bisson in June 2016 at Cable Congress in Warsaw, provides a short and concise analysis of the changing economics of content distribution .

  SVoD, OTT, Satellite TV

21 / 07 / 16
Presentation: How multiscreen consumption and funding is changing

Ampere's Richard Broughton assesses the growth of OTT-first consumers and looks at growth drivers and what this means for media companies.

  SVoD, OTT

  ITV, Sky, Canal+, Netflix

6 / 06 / 16
Prime Numbers: Retail underpins Amazon's calculated play for the TV market

As Amazon moves more heavily into video, Ampere explores how much the web giant can afford to spend on content, and how the economics of its retail business allows it to justify extensive investments in digital content.

18 / 05 / 16
Global pay TV cord-cutting & connecting monitor Q4 2015

During the last quarter of 2015, whilst growth levels have not returned to those seen in 2013, there is some evidence of a turnaround in the fortunes of pay TV globally. The levels of cord-cutting in the US market were significantly lower than in recent quarters.

  Pay TV, Satellite TV, IPTV, Cable TV

16 / 05 / 16
Sky's the limit in Bundesliga Bonanza

Ampere Analysis takes a detailed look at the upcoming Bundesliga auction, which is set to close the gap on the Premier League's value.

  Content, Licensing, Pay TV, Programming, Sports Rights

  Sky, ProSiebenSat.1, Amazon, Sky Deutschland, Discovery Communications

6 / 04 / 16
Challenging the incumbents - the rise of the digital disruptors

This presentation from Connected TV Summit in March 2016 looks at the impact of the emergence of a breed of big new content players.

  SVoD, Programming, OTT

  Amazon, Netflix

6 / 04 / 16
Multi Channel Networks: The future of TV?

A presentation given at the Royal Television Society, London, in March 2016 looks at the changing role of the MCN in the development of the future TV market.

  Multi Channel Network

2 / 03 / 16
Beauty and the Bundle: What price deflation in the triple-play market means for fixed/mobile bundling

Our latest report looks at the economics and strategies of triple-play bundling worldwide, showing that, while a good bundling strategy can increase an operator's market share, it is often at the cost of price deflation. Adding mobile to a fixed-line bundle may not always be the best strategy to deploy. Find out why.

  IPTV, Cable TV , Satellite TV, Pay TV

  Telecable, Comcast, Virgin Media, Melita, Videotron, Telmex, Cogeco, Cablevision

16 / 02 / 16
Segmenting pay TV: An introduction to Ampere's TV consumer segments

A detailed look at the five consumer segments developed by Ampere for benchmarking and targeting TV propositions and content offers.

  OTT, IPTV, Satellite TV, Pay TV, Cable TV

22 / 01 / 16
Global pay TV cord-cutting & Connecting monitor Q3 2015

During Q3 2015, the number of markets in which there was a net pay TV decline fell from the previous quarter and against the same quarter a year earlier. Just 15 markets (including the US) suffered cord-cutting in Q3 2015 versus 23 in Q2 2015 and 21 in Q3 2014. While the third quarter of 2015 looks generally positive by a number of measures, there is still cause for concern.

  Cable TV , Digital Terrestrial TV , Satellite TV, Pay TV, IPTV

9 / 12 / 15
Commercial Gains: If Netflix moved into advertising

Ampere Analysis’ latest report proposes and discusses possible future scenarios if Netflix moved into advertising. The streaming video company has been at pains to point out it has no plans to make such a move, but Ampere anticipates that future revenue growth will inevitably slow as subscriptions hit saturation point. At this point, it will come under pressure from shareholders to look for alternative revenue sources. Advertising will be one of the options considered.

  Online Video Advertising , SVoD

  Netflix

3 / 12 / 15
Start-ups hold key to Sky’s future: How the pay TV group’s recent strategy shows where it’s heading next

Over the past three years Sky has made a number of investments in start-up companies and next generation assets. A total of 11 investments have been made. These include Roku, Elemental, 1Mainstream, Whistle Sports, Pluto TV, Beamly, Jaunt, Sharethrough and TV4 Entertainment. This report explores Sky's investment strategy and how the broadcaster is future-proofing itself against the changing pay TV landscape.

  Multi Channel Network , OTT, Pay TV

  Sky Deutschland, Sky Italia, Sky

4 / 11 / 15
Southern Europe roll-out shows Netflix's direct control of content now at critical mass

Netflix has a stated goal of completing a global expansion by 2016. This report examines the rationale, strategy and prospects for it recent launches in Italy, Portugal and Spain

  Content, Programming, SVoD, Licensing

  Yomvi, Netflix, Mediaset

1 / 11 / 15
Altice in Wonderland: A new player joins the pay TV global elite

Ampere Analysis has identified 5 groups of companies which command almost 50% of the global pay TV market by revenue. These groups are AT&T/ DirecTV, Comcast, Altice, and entities directly or indirectly controlled by either John Malone or Rupert Murdoch.

  Cable TV , Satellite TV, Pay TV

  Altice, Comcast, Charter, Sky, Liberty Global, Cablevision, Time Warner Cable, AT&T

15 / 10 / 15
Global pay TV cord-cutting & connecting monitor Q2 2015

Despite top line growth globally in Q2 2015, 23 markets across the world saw a net decline in pay TV in the second quarter of the year. We review the winners and losers in our cord-cutting, cord-connecting audit.

24 / 09 / 15
Red Is the New Black: An analysis of Netflix's dominance

Ampere Analysis forecasts that Netflix will reach more than 130m subscribers by 2020 but content suppliers will start to feel the squeeze as their focus shifts further towards investment in original programming. The latest report by Ampere Analysis provides detailed analysis of the content catalogues and customer bases of the two leading SVoD platforms.

  SVoD

  HBO, Netflix, Comcast, Amazon, Hulu, Now TV, Viaplay, Quickflix