Charter Communications


Cable Channel Programs Growing

But the relationship between cablecos and channel partners isnt without its hiccups, as noted in a Wednesday keynote roundtable at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo.

Cable Takes Channels Center Stage

This year, cable companies are continuing to step up their push into the channel. Momentum behind cables presence has been growing steadily.

Charter Ready to Leave Bankruptcy Behind

A judge indicates he will approve Charter Communications’ reorganization plan, meaning the company will likely emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy by the end of 2009. Getting to this point hasn’t been an easy road. Two major banks opposed the original version of the plan because they said it violated loan agreements. Control of the company […]

Charter Bankruptcy Plan Gets Thumbs Down from Lender

Wells Fargo is speaking out against Charter Communications’ reorganization plan. The bank thinks reinstating nearly $12 billion of debt might not be possible. The objection was made in court documents filed this week. Wells Fargo says Charter’s plan is risky and has the potential to fall apart. If Charter can’t reinstate its debt at pre-bankruptcy […]

Charter Says Hello to Chapter 11

Charter Communications (CHTR) has made its financial problems official by filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The cable operator believes the move will cut its debt by $8 million. Paul Allen’s company was nearly $22 billion in debt at the end of last year. Allen previously indicated Charter would file by the end of this month. Charter’s stock was valued […]

Reports: Charter On Brink of Bankruptcy

Shares of Charter Communications (CHTR) were down dramatically during Monday trading on word that the cableco is pursuing bankruptcy. Its stock prices had fallen to 8 cents, a more than 13 percent drop, by early afternoon trading. Now that Charter has missed a hefty $73.7 million interest payment on its $21 billion debt load, sources have […]

Verizon Files Second Cableco VoIP Lawsuit

First Cox, now Charter. Verizon Communications Inc. is suing cableco Charter Communications Inc. for the same eight alleged counts of VoIP patent infringement as Cox Communications Inc. Charter declined comment, except to say it will defend itself; Verizon wouldnt discuss why its suing the company. Verizon filed its suit against Charter on Feb. 5 in […]

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