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2011-07-29 11:04:00

MADRID and NEW YORK, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pay TV continued to improve the key performance indicators, and obtained an EBITDA of 77.69 million euros, reflecting an increase adjusted for nonrecurring items of 16.6%. Santillana increased its total revenues by 6.3%, showing a good start to the Education Campaign in Spain. In Latin America, revenues grew by 11.4% and currently account for 23% of the Group-wide total (20% in First Semester 2010). Digital increased operating...

2011-05-05 07:00:00

NEW YORK and MADRID, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PRISA today announced its financial and operational results for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2011. In the first quarter, the Group achieved revenue of 690.9 million euros and EBITDA of 100.4 million euros. These figures, adjusted for nonrecurring items, reflect 3.2% growth in revenue and 2.4% growth in EBITDA. The Chairman of the Executive committee of the Board and CEO, Juan Luis Cebrian, declared: "The first quarter earnings...

2011-03-01 09:22:00

MADRID, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2010 PRISA implemented much of its financial restructuring plan, with the consolidation and control of all its companies with the exception of Cuatro. Consolidated EBIT was EUR 336.15 million. After dedicating more than EUR 130 million to the restructuring of its balance sheet, the net result was -72.87 million euros. The Group ended the year having consolidated all its business areas in profit, despite the very adverse economic climate affecting...

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