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March 26, 2015 8:30 PM ET

Diversified Telecommunication Services

Company Overview of Telesat Holdings Inc.

Company Overview

Telesat Holdings Inc. provides secure satellite-delivered communications solutions to broadcast, telecom, corporate, and government customers. The company’s satellite-based services allow DTH service providers to deliver television programming, audio, and information channels directly to customers’ homes; and enables broadcasters, cable networks, and DTH service providers to transmit television programming services. It also offers value-added services that include satellite capacity, digital encoding of video channels, authorization, and uplinking and downlinking services; and occasional use services for the timely broadcast of video news, sports, and live event coverages. In addition, the c...

1601 Telesat Court

Ottawa, ON K1B 5P4


419 Employees





Key Executives for Telesat Holdings Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Executive Officer of Telesat Canada and President of Telesat Canada
Age: 48
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Age: 55
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Age: 50
Senior Vice President of Corporate and Business Development for North America - Telesat Canada
Age: 56
Vice President of Network Operations for Telesat Canada
Age: 55
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Telesat Holdings Inc. Key Developments

Telesat Holdings Inc. Announces Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2014

Telesat Holdings Inc. announced audited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of CAD 227,475,000 against CAD 224,127,000 a year ago. Operating income was CAD 119,636,000 against CAD 138,495,000 a year ago. Loss before tax was CAD 4,229,000 against income before tax of CAD 70,727,000 a year ago. Net loss was CAD 25,633,000 against net income of CAD 48,327,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was CAD 183,364,000 against CAD 177,598,000 a year ago. For the year, the company reported revenue of CAD 922,871,000 against CAD 896,896,000 a year ago. Operating income was CAD 487,457,000 against CAD 477,359,000 a year ago. Income before tax was CAD 91,424,000 against CAD 132,460,000 a year ago. Net income was CAD 13,204,000 against CAD 68,093,000 a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was CAD 412,199,000 against CAD 479,530,000 a year ago. Purchase of other property and equipment was CAD 10,695,000 against CAD 8,772,000 a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was CAD 185,000 against CAD 6,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was CAD 746,292,000 against CAD 711,499,000 a year ago. The net income variation was primarily due to a larger non-cash loss on foreign exchange and reduced gains on financial instruments in 2014.

Telesat Holdings Inc. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Feb 26, 2015

Telesat Holdings Inc. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 11:00 AM, GMT Standard Time on Feb 26, 2015

Telesat Holdings Inc., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 26, 2015

Telesat Holdings Inc., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 26, 2015

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