The New Paper

January 20, 2021

Netflix surpasses 200M global subscribers in Q4

Netflix surpassed 200M global subscribers in Q4, significantly outpacing expectations and growing by 22% in 2020. The milestone comes amid intense streaming competition, including Disney+ (87M), Hulu (39M), Peacock (26M), and HBO Max (13M). Netflix shares opened up ~12% on the news.

More context: Over 80% of 2020 subscriber growth came from international markets, including Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America.
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