ACTON, Mass., Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Video solutions innovator SeaChange International Inc. (NASDAQ:SEAC) today announced that, in conjunction with the acquisition of Layer3 TV by T-Mobile, it had monetized its ownership stake in Layer3 TV Inc. The initial payment of approximately $4.6 millionhas been received by the Company, with an additional payment of approximately $2.1 million being held in escrow, subject to the satisfaction of the escrow provisions.
“We are very pleased that we have realized a significant return on our investment in Layer3 TV. The proceeds from this investment will further strengthen our cash position and balance sheet and provide additional support for our efforts to continue to improve SeaChange’s financial performance,” said Ed Terino, SeaChange CEO.
About SeaChange International
Enabling our customers to deliver billions of premium video streams across a matrix of pay-TV and OTT platforms, SeaChange (Nasdaq:SEAC) empowers service providers, broadcasters, content owners and brand advertisers to entertain audiences, engage consumers and expand business opportunities. As an Emmy winning organization with nearly 25 years of experience, we give media businesses the content management, delivery and monetization capabilities they need to craft an individualized branded experience for every viewer that sets the pace for quality and value worldwide. For more information, please visit www.schange.com.
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Mary T. Conway
Source: SeaChange International, Inc.
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