We advised Nordic Entertainment Group AB on its new streaming service cooperation with Elisa Plc, a competitor.
The cooperation includes NENT Group and Elisa producing a new streaming service jointly, by combining certain aspects of their existing streaming services (Viaplay and Elisa Viihde respectively). The new service is called Elisa Viihde Viaplay and it was launched on 3 December 2020.
Nordic Entertainment Group, listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, is the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider with its streaming services, TV channels, radio stations and production companies.
Elisa, listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, is a Finnish market leader in telecommunications and digital services, a pioneer with nearly 140 years of history.