Fubo Exceeds Audience Attention Benchmarks for Streaming Platforms and Linear TV According to Attention Data from TVision


Research from TVision shows ads on Fubo captured 35% more attention than ads on CTV in general, among 25-54 year old viewers

NEW YORK, MAY 9, 2024 TVision, the company measuring every second of TV and CTV viewer engagement, and FuboTV Inc. (d/b/a Fubo) (NYSE: FUBO), the leading sports-first live TV streaming platform, today announced Fubo ads outperform average attention across CTV apps and linear, capturing more attention among 24-54-year-olds than all other benchmarks.

According to insights gleaned from TVision’s passive CTV viewing panel, Fubo audiences are more engaged and attentive than other CTV and linear audiences. 

Fubo Sees High Viewer Presence and Attention, Compared to Benchmarks

TVision reported significant differences in how viewers in the coveted 25-54-year-old age range pay attention to and engage with Fubo content and ads compared to norms across CTV and cable television. 

Viewers aged 25-54 are at least 23% more likely to be in the room for Fubo programming than other benchmark categories, including cable and all categories of CTV, according to the TVision study. 

Among the same demo, content on Fubo captured 33% more attention than cable and 70% more attention than typical vMVPD norms. 

“Attention is the next wave of CTV ad measurement and TVision is a valuable partner at the forefront of this movement,” said Dina Roman, SVP, global ad sales, Fubo. “TVision’s study found that Fubo is a leader in commanding audience attention among our competitive set and linear TV, reinforcing the value of our highly engaged audience and premium live sports and entertainment content.”




Advertisers Benefit from High Attention on Fubo

Fubo advertisers are already benefiting from the live TV streaming platform’s attention advantage. In fact, a major CPG brand saw as much as a 67% increase in attention on Fubo compared to other CTV apps where its ads ran. As seen in the chart below, ads on Fubo outperform the average attention of other ads across cable, CTV, and FAST apps. Fubo ads outperform vMVPD ad norms by 50%.



"Fubo should be proud of their ability to capture attention from viewers,” said Yan Liu, CEO of TVision. “Advertisers recognize the impact of high-attention apps and programming, and they are placing a premium value on the opportunity to reach more engaged viewers. The data shows Fubo is a strong investment for advertisers looking to connect with sports fans and beyond this year.”


About TVision

TVision provides second-by-second, person-level data about how people watch TV – who’s watching, what they’re watching, and how much attention they are paying to both linear and streaming TV. Advertisers, agencies, networks, streaming content providers, measurement companies, and data platforms use TVision data to make more informed media decisions, measure performance, produce content that engages audiences, and benchmark their results against competitors. TVision is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Boston and Tokyo.

About TVision’s Panel 

Data for this report was pulled from TVision’s passive TV measurement panel between January 1, 2023 and December 31, 2023. Each panel household opts in to the TVision panel. TVision’s demographically representative panel enables accurate, person-level insight into how people really watch both linear and CTV. 

About Fubo

With a global mission to aggregate the best in TV, including premium sports, news and entertainment content, through a single app, FuboTV Inc. (d/b/a Fubo) (NYSE: FUBO) aims to transcend the industry’s current TV model. The company operates Fubo in the U.S., Canada and Spain and Molotov in France.

In the U.S., Fubo is a sports-first cable TV replacement product that aggregates more than 300 live sports, news and entertainment networks and is the only live TV streaming platform with every Nielsen-rated sports channel (source: Nielsen Total Viewers, 2023). Leveraging Fubo’s proprietary data and technology platform optimized for live TV and sports viewership, subscribers can engage with the content they are watching through an intuitive and personalized streaming experience. It was the first virtual MVPD to launch 4K streaming and MultiView, which it did years ahead of its peers, as well as Instant Headlines, a first-of-its-kind AI feature that generates contextual news topics as they are reported live on air.

Learn more at https://fubo.tv

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