Glosario

Términos

Definiciones


A

Series A Shares

 

Series "A" shares, representing the capital stock of the Company


Adjusted EBITDA

The result of adding up amortization, depreciation and non-recurrent accounts (for our cable operations) to our compound operation profit, as determined according to the NIF in Mexico, and subtracting MCM Holding?s operation profit from this amount.


B

BMV

 

Mexican Stock Market (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, S.A. de C.V.)


BDR

Baseband Digital Reverse.


B-10 Bulletin

"Financial Information", issued by the Mexican Institute of Public Accountants (Instituto Mexicano de Contadores Públicos, A.C.)


B-12 Bulletin

The B-12 Bulletin, called "Statement of Changes in the Financial Situation" issued by the Mexican Institute of Public Accountants (Instituto Mexicano de Contadores Públicos, A.C.)


C

CAGR

 

Compound Annual Growth Rate.


CANITEC

National Chamber of the Cable Telecommunications Industry.


CINIF

Mexican Council for Research and Development of Financial Information Regulations.


CFE

Federal Electricity Commission


CINIF

Mexican Council for Research and Development of Financial Information Regulations.


CANITEC

National Chamber of the Cable Telecommunications Industry


CNBV

National Banking and Securities Commission.


CNIE

National Commission for Foreign Investment


COFECO

Federal Commission on Competition


COFETEL

Federal Telecommunications Commission


Company

Megacable Holdings, S.A.B. de C.V.


Coverage

The product of dividing the number of homes passed by the number of total homes in an area.


CPOs

Ordinary Participation Certificates issued by the Fiduciary. Each represents 2 (two) Series A Shares of the Company.


CRC

Reception and Control Center


D

Dollars | dollar | EUA$

 

The legal currency in the United States


Digital Telephony

Voice service through telephone systems using Internet protocols


DSL

Digital subscription lines for the broad-band internet service provided by telephone companies


DTH

Direct to home Satellite TV systems


F

FCH

 

Fiber and coaxial hybrid network


G

GHz

 

GigaHertz.


H

Headend

 

Origin of a cable TV broadcasting system


I

Indeval

 

S.D. Indeval Institución para el Depósito de Valores, S.A. de C.V. (Institution for Securities Deposit)


INEGI

National Institute of Statistics, Geography and Data Processing


Interactive Television

The cable TV system offering video on demand..


IP Backbone

Internet Protocols main network


K

Kbps

 

Kilobytes per second.


M

Mbps

 

Megabits per second.


México

Country. The United States of Mexico


MHz

MegaHertz.


MMDS

Multi-site multi-channel distribution systems.


N

Nafin

 

Nacional Financiera, National Credit Company, Development Bank Institution.


NIF en México

Financial information regulations applicable in Mexico


P

Penetration

 

The number of subscribers of the Company divided by the number of homes passed.


Pesos | peso | $

The legal currency in Mexico


PPV

Pay per View.


R

RNV

 

National Securities Registry


S

SCT

 

Ministry of Communications and Transport


SDH

Synchronous Digital Hierarchy


T

TDM

 

Time Division Multiplexors.


"Triple Play" Service

Video, data and telephone services (Cable TV, Internet and Digital Telephony through Internet protocols), in a single package


V

VOD

 

Video on Demand.


VPN

Virtual Private Network