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New regulations and consolidation are shaping the Mexican TV market, which has experienced extensive regulatory reform and is Latin America's most vibrant OTT video market.


  • For the first time, after significant legal reform, Mexico has a regulator overseeing the entire communications sector – the Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT), bringing more competition to the TV market.
  • Telmex and Televisa have been designated by the regulator as having dominant positions in the market.
  • Terrestrial digitization has been achieved, with ASO essentially completed by the end of 2015, though for some small areas it was achieved by end-2016.

Features and Benefits

  • Gain an insight into how the pay-TV and TV advertising sectors are faring in Mexico.
  • Assesses the prospects for multiscreen/OTT initiatives in the Mexican TV market.

Key questions answered

  • How is regulation impacting competition in the Mexican TV market?
  • How is piracy affecting the pay-TV landscape in Mexico?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Mexico TV Update

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