Apple to integrate a new phone and content – Apple TV+

The US ecosystem provider Apple (APPL) has today announced the new iPhone 11 and news related to Apple TV service. The company is integrating the iPhone and tv content so that all new iPhone buyers get one year free tv stream from Apple.

– Customers who purchase any new iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac or iPod touch starting September 10 can enjoy one year of Apple TV+ for free. Beginning November 1, customers can initiate the one-year free offer in the Apple TV app on the device running the latest software, the company said in the press release.Apple-tv-plus-launches-november-1-the-morning-show-screens-091019According to the iPhone launch the new iPhone 11 will cost 699 dollars and the Pro-model starting 999 dollars and iPhone 11 Pro Max 1099 dollars. The new models should be available from September 20th.

The Apple TV service will cost 4,99 dollars per month.

In Wall Street, the Apple news were taken positively and the company shares were trading up 0,11 %, while for example the other streaming service providers were down: Disney (DIS) shares were trading down  -2,71 % as well as Netflix (NFLX)  -3,52 %.

The general Dow Jones index was trading slightly down -0,14% and technology Nasdaq-index  -0,50%.

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Netflix to offer 2 billion junk bond

This trading week started with another big announcement from the high-yields bond markets. The US video-streaming company Netflix (NFLX.o) published its plans to offer 2 billion junk bond to US and European markets. The notes would be in dollars and euros.

The funds will be used to content creation and production in order to keep the growth figures. This is also the second time for Netflix to offer bonds. According to Reuters Netflix issued 1,6 billion dollars in April and its total debt is 8,4 billion dollars.

Last week the company announced its quartely results, which was better than expected. The global streaming revenue growth was + 36 % year on year and the company has now over 130 million subscribers. During the Q3 period, the company got 7 million new customers, which is a new Q3 record, the company said.