Gazprom Media Holding
The TV channel "Friday!" entering into holding"Gazprom Media", became the only broadcasting channel (and in addition to "Friday!" it NTV, TNT TV-3 i), recorded income at the end of 2015. Its revenue grew by 20% year-on-year and made 3.6 billion rubles. Operating profit for the reporting period grew by 48%, to 1.1 billion rubles. Writes about it "Kommersant" with reference to the head of GPM Entertaining TV subholding Artur Dzhanibekyan.
At the same time in the first quarter 2016 revenue "Fridays!" grew by 31% year on year, to 1 billion rubles. For both periods revenue of TV channel grew quicker than the market. As data of the Association of the Communication Agencies of Russia (ACAR) testify, for 2015 the Russian market of TV-advertizing sank for 14%, and in the first quarter grew by 19%. Other TV channels entering into Gazprom Media Holding also grew quicker than the market, but at the same time showed negative dynamics.
The TV channel "Friday!" could come to profit in 2014, a year later after the start. Baingovy audience "Fridays!" - the audience aged from 14 up to 44 years. At the time of broadcasting start their share made 1.4%, and according to the results of the first quarter 2016 – 2.85%.