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Groupe TVA, Inc. is a Canadian communications company with operations in broadcasting, publishing and production. Quebecor Media holds voting control of the company through near-complete control of Groupe TVA's Class A shares; only the non-voting Class B shares are currently publicly traded.

Groupe TVA
Publicly traded subsidiary
Traded asTSXTVA.B
IndustryDiversified media and broadcasting
Headquarters,
Key people
Pierre Karl Péladeau, CEO
Pierre Francoeur, President;
ProductsBroadcasting
Magazines
Films
ServicesBroadcasting
Film production
Publishing
ParentQuebecor Media (99.97% voting interest)
Rogers Communications (0.03% voting interest)
SubsidiariesTVA Films
TVA Productions
TVA Publishing
Websitegroupetva.ca

BroadcastingEdit

Groupe TVA owns and operates the TVA network, the largest private French language television network in Canada. It also operates seven specialty channels, available via subscription television across Canada.

RevenueEdit

TVA and its specialty channels have a 69% share of revenue in the French speaking market. The total value of the private Francophone sector is $361 million of which $249 million goes to TVA. [1]

Channel Name Revenue (2013)
TVA Channel $79 million
ILLICO SUR DEMANDE 57.221 m
Total Specialty Channels $112.636 million
addikTV 10.594 m
Argent 2.621 m
Évasion 12.215 m
Canal Indigo 8.192 m
Le Canal Nouvelles 32.248 m
Casa 8.094 m
Moi&cie 3.526 m
Prise 2 7.417 m
TVA Sports 15.020 m
Yoopa 4.77 m
Sun News Network 7.939 m
Groupe TVA Total 249 m

Conventional televisionEdit

Specialty televisionEdit

As of 2015, all of Groupe TVA's specialty television assets are French-language as a result of the shutdown of the English-language Sun News Network.

Current

Former

  • Argent - business and financial news (channel ceased operations April 30, 2016)
  • The Cave - men lifestyle (51% as managing partner and channel sold to Shaw Media on April 25, 2012)
  • Sun News Network - news and opinion (51% as managing partner and channel ceased operations February 13, 2015)

Other assetsEdit

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