Liberum is launching a new Q3 Media Trend Tracker covering the UK, France and Germany. The research produces three key findings. These are:

  • TV is more resilient than many think (including in France and Germany.


  • BT’s (BT.A) capture of Champions League rights isn’t leading to subscriber churn out of Sky (SKY).

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  • Rightmove (RMV) remains the uncontested market leader in UK online property portals.


The accompanying commentary notes that it is ‘increasingly clear free-to-air television advertising is structurally resilient: it works for advertisers; TV viewing is growing; and broadcasters are primed to exploit online video revenues’.

Issue Date: 13 Nov 2015