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IVI raises $250 mln in new capital to strengthen market leadership

IVI has closed a new funding round of $250 million from both external investors and current shareholders. The group of new investors was led by VTB and includes Invest AG and Millhouse. Flashpoint Venture Capital, Baring Vostok and the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) with its partners were among the current shareholders who participated in the raise. As a result of the funding round, VTB will become one of IVI’s largest shareholders, alongside Baring Vostok, RTP Global and Flashpoint, and will be represented on IVI’s Board of Directors. Read More

IVI – в десятке лучших работодателей 2020 года

Онлайн-кинотеатр IVI занял высокие позиции в рейтинге работодателей, составленном компанией Headhunter по итогам 2020 года. В сегменте компаний численностью от 251 до 1000 человек IVI… Read More

Сериал «Нежность» побил рекорд смотрения на IVI в новогодние праздники

IVI – онлайн-кинотеатр №1 в России, выяснил, какие фильмы и сериалы смотрели подписчики сервиса в новогоднюю ночь и на январских каникулах.  Так, абсолютным лидером… Read More

Онлайн-кинотеатр IVI назвал самые популярные фильмы и сериалы 2020

IVI – онлайн-кинотеатр №1 в России, подвёл итог 2020 года и выяснил, какие фильмы и сериалы вошли в топ по просмотрам среди зрителей IVI. Read More

IVI raised venture loan from Alfa-Bank

OTT VoD service provider IVI has raised RUB 3.7 billion from Alfa-Bank to support the company’s further development and to solidify its market-leading position. The transaction is unprecedented both for IVI and the OTT VoD services market overall. Read More

IVI Enhances its Subscription by Expanding Cooperation with Disney

IVI online cinema confirmed its leadership in subscription content offer. Today, IVI is the only player in Russian VoD market that offers most titles of every Hollywood major studios within its subscription. Starting June 1, IVI's subscription will feature more than 400 films and TV shows from XX Century Studios catalogue. Read More

IVI Online Cinema Sets Up a Platform for Sports Content Creators

IVI, Russia's largest legal online cinema, now allows users to independently upload and monetize original sports content of any format within the service: documentary, live shows, feature movies and TV shows, highlights, podcasts, TV sports shows, fitness classes and any other content type. The only content requirement is HD-resolution video and quality sound. Read More

The number of subscribers of ivi online cinema has doubled and reached 2.2 million people

According to IFRS, at the end of 2019, the revenue of ivi online cinema grew by 55% and amounted to 6.1 billion rubles VAT excluded. The average monthly audience of the service has grown by 14% and exceeded 50 million unique users. The total viewing time for 2019 amounted to 1 billion hours, 400 million hours thereof account for a paying audience. Read More

ivi Online Cinema Celebrates its 10th Anniversary

This year, ivi online cinema, launched on February 26, 2010, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Oleg Tumanov, CEO and founder of ivi, suggested that Internet users give up their accounts on pirate sites in return for the right to use the movie catalog for free for a week before the official launch. As a result, users gave up 50,000 accounts on pirate sites, and 180,000 people visited ivi.ru on the first day. Read More