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The main broadcasting groups in Finland

Author: A. Schneeberger, European Audivosual Observatory

Published: 30/09/2014

Finland is one of Europe’s most advanced countries in terms of digital broadcasting and is now turning to second generation digital terrestrial television.

However,  the main players remain the public group Yleisradio Oy, the Swedish group Bonnier and the Finnish private media group Sanoma Media Finland OY as well as the US American media groups Discovery Inc. and 21st Century Fox.

This short note focuses on the 5 main broadcasting groups that provide television and on demand audiovisual services in Finland.