C MORE ENTERTAINMENT AB

Company presentation

C More Entertainment is the leading premium Pay-TV provider in the Nordic region. The company offers a premium Pay-TV offer under the brand C More. C Mores bundle of channels offers a great variety of exclusive TV-premieres of movies from the top Hollywood studios, award-winning series and exclusive broadcasts from the best international sport leagues. The customer can also choose to subscribe to sports only or films and series only.

Introduction 

CANAL+ Television AB (transmitting in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Denmark) was launched in 1997 by French CANAL+. In 2003, the two private equity firms, Baker Capital and Nordic Capital acquired 100% of CANAL+ Television AB from the media group Vivendi, through the jointly owned C More Group AB. At the same time CANAL+ Television AB was re-named C More Entertainment. SBS Broadcasting Group acquired C More in 2005. 2007 ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG acquired 100 percent of the shares in SBS Broadcasting Group. Dec 4th 2008 TV4 AB acquired C More Entertainment AB from ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG. Today, TV4 Group owns 65% of C More Entertainment AB and Telenor owns 35%. September 4th 2012 CANAL+ changed its name into C More and along with the brand change it also expanded the rights both regarding sports, movies and documentaries.

The company

C More Entertainment is operating as an independent media player in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark and provides a premium Pay-TV offer under the brand C More. The premium TV concept is based on exclusive premium rights for sports, movies and series. C More is provided to subscribers through distributors for a monthly fee. Pay-per-view-services are also available.

C More exclusively broadcasts some of the best sport leagues in the world including Spanish La Liga and SHL (Swedish Hockey League). C More also shows all games from Allsvenskan, the Swedish National Football League. The C More wrappings of live games, hosted by well-known sports commentators, are highly appreciated.

C More offers movies from top Hollywood studios such as Warner Brothers, Fox, MGM, Sony  and Paramount Pictures, and also has local rights with Svensk Filmindustri. C More also has the ambition to support the local film productions in the Nordic region.

Series are rapidly becoming a larger and more important part of the C More offer.  Among the series introduced in the Nordic region by C More are "Game of Thrones", "Boardwalk Empire", "Treme", "Heroes", "True Blood ", "Six Feet Under", "The Shield", "Big Love", "South Park", "Curb Your Enthusiasm", "Entourage", "House", "Rome" and "Weeds".

Distribution

C More Entertainment is a platform neutral company and its programming is distributed to subscribers via satellite (DTH), cable, digital terrestrial transmissions (DTT), IP-TV and online (OTT). Main platforms per territory:

Sweden: AllTele, Bahnhof, Boxer, Bredbandsbolaget, Canal Digital, C Now, Com Hem, C Sports Sappa, Tele2 and Telia.

Norway: Canal Digital, Get, RiksTV, Altibox, NextGenTel, Homebase och FastTV

Denmark: Canal Digital, YouSee, Stofa, Dansk Bredbaand, FastTV, Waoo och ComX, Boxer, Telia and Altibox 

Finland: Canal Digital, Aina, Elisa, FSP, Sonera, TTV, Welho, Lumo tv, Turku Cable, Anvia och DNA.

On demand services

C SPORTS: Live games and highlights from SHL, Allsvenskan, SM Liiga, Eredivisie and motor sports
C More Play: Films and series on demand

Contact data

C MORE ENTERTAINMENT AB, Tegeluddsvägen 3-5, S-115 84 Stockholm, Sweden. 
Phone +46 8 459 28 00, Fax +46 8 459 28 01
e-mail address: firstname.lastname@cmore.se

C MORE ENTERTAINMENT AB, Tegeluddsvägen 3-5, S-115 84 Stockholm, Sweden. 
Phone +46 8 459 28 00, Fax +46 8 459 28 01
e-mail address: firstname.lastname@cmore.se