Viasat is a company that provides digital satellite TV channels, was founded in 1989 and is owned by Swedish MTG group. In addition to Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway it operates in Russia, the Baltic countries and Hungary. Viasat Finland Ltd is part of Swedish Modern Times Group AB media group (MTG) that is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange.
In Finland Viasat offers over 50 channels; ice hockey, golf, hit movies, documents and Disney films for children. Viaplay web service is a portal where thousands of films, complete seasons of TV shows and live sports can be found.