0
General

Dutch market outlook: mergers, open cable, gigabit broadband and 5G auction

Wednesday 3 October 2018 | 16:34 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
The Dutch telecom market is characterised by falling revenues, the erosion of traditional services and the near saturation of the mobile and broadband markets. The difficult outlook has persisted for some time, and we look here at four developments that could change the market dynamics in the coming period.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

The background article you want to read is available for International Plus and Premium subscribers.

But if you register below, we will send the article to your email address for free.

Register at Telecompaper

 

Buy International Plus or Premium subscription


Subscriptions

Already International Plus or Premium subscriber?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: CIF / Delta / Deutsche Telekom / Eurofiber / KPN / Reggefiber / Tele2 Netherlands / T-Mobile Netherlands / Vodafone Netherlands / VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

Fibre

,

IoT


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

VodafoneZiggo publishes wholesale cable access offer

Published 31 Dec 2018 22:25 CET | Netherlands
Cable operator VodafoneZiggo published its reference offer for wholesale fixed access, in accordance with the obligation imposed ...

Tele2 NL adds 21,000 mobile customers, advances revenues 11.3% in Q3

Published 18 Oct 2018 09:04 CET | Netherlands
Tele2 Netherlands added 21,000 mobile customers in the third quarter, for a total of 1.289 million. The erosion in broadband ...

KPN preparing new strategic plan and cost reductions

Published 12 Oct 2018 08:28 CET | Netherlands
KPN is preparing further restructuring and cost cuts, people familiar with the matter told Telecompaper. The Dutch operator's new ...

Dutch govt publishes DotEcon advice on upcoming spectrum auction

Published 11 Oct 2018 16:20 CET | Netherlands
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (EZ) is working on the next mobile auction. Consultancy DotEcon has given advice, some of which ...

T-Mobile NL can survive without merger, standalone Tele2 future less certain

Published 08 Oct 2018 12:00 CET | Netherlands
A decision is expected by the end of November on the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Tele2 Netherlands, which would reduce the ...

Dutch FTTH market to add another 285,000 homes passed, as investor interest grows

Published 04 Oct 2018 11:22 CET | Netherlands
Around one in three Dutch households (36%) had access to fibre at the end of September, according to data from the Telecompaper ...

KPN, VodafoneZiggo take 80% of Dutch fixed market, 64% in mobile

Published 03 Oct 2018 12:26 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch broadband market showed marginal growth in the second quarter, while the number of fixed lines and TV subscribers ...

Vier ontwikkelingen voor de Nederlandse markt: fusie T-Mobile/Tele2, open kabel, 5G-veiling en Docsis 3.1

Published 02 Oct 2018 15:33 CET | Netherlands
Wij hebben gezien dat de top 4 van de Nederlandse telecommarkt te maken heeft met een teruglopende omzet maar tegelijk slaagt men ...

Dutch telecom market Q2: revenues still falling, but good profitability

Published 02 Oct 2018 14:47 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch telecom market contracted at a steady rate in the second quarter of 2018, with revenues at the top four operators ...

KPN, VodafoneZiggo joint dominance leads to open cable, new budget brand from VZ and likely tariff regulation

Published 01 Oct 2018 15:47 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch telecom sector may be set for radical changes after the ACM's latest decision on regulation of the fixed broadband ...

EC unconvinced with T-Mobile, Tele2 creation of third FMC player, time for T-Mobile to find mobile market remedies

Published 17 Sep 2018 16:53 CET | Netherlands
The European Commission has decided not to reject outright the T-Mobile and Tele2 Netherlands merger and thrown the ball back in ...

VodafoneZiggo turning into a PTT, with dividends but no growth

Published 13 Aug 2018 12:58 CET | Netherlands
VodafoneZiggo's latest quarterly results showed a familiar pattern. The customer base is gradually falling, but the Dutch ...

New investors give boost to Dutch FTTH market

Published 31 Jul 2018 09:06 CET | Netherlands
There is growing interest from domestic and foreign investors in the Dutch fibre networks market. Several have invested in Dutch ...

What's waiting for KPN: consolidation and fibre

Published 21 May 2018 13:22 CET | Netherlands
Maximo Ibarra has taken up his new position as CEO of KPN. Growth has disappeared at the Dutch operator, as it suffers from ...





1.74 million
4P households
Netherlands  |  2018 Q3

Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Feb Inwit Q4 2018
19 Feb Sky NZ interim results
19 Feb Spark fiscal H1
19 Feb Sequans Q4 2018
19 Feb Blancco Technology fiscal Q2
19 Feb Commonwealth HR&ICT
19 Feb Vodafone Institute Digitising Europe Summit
20 Feb Intelsat Q4 2018
20 Feb Liberty Latin America Q4 2018
20 Feb Lenovo fiscal Q3
20 Feb Telefonica Deutschland Q4 2018
20 Feb Magyar Telekom Q4 2018
20 Feb Telefonica Brasil Q4 218
20 Feb TIM Participacoes Q4 2018
20 Feb Turkcell Q4 2018
20 Feb Analog Devices fiscal Q1
20 Feb Orange Polska Q4 2018
20 Feb Ceragon Q4 2018
20 Feb Samsung Galaxy press conference
21 Feb Deutsche Telekom Q4 2018
21 Feb Orange Q4 2018
21 Feb Bouygues Telecom Q4 2018
21 Feb Telefonica Q4 2018
21 Feb TDC Q4 2018
21 Feb Baidu Q4 2018
21 Feb Casa Systems Q4 2018
21 Feb Roku Q4 2018
21 Feb Vonage Q4 2018
21 Feb Altice USA Q4 2018
21 Feb EchoStar Q4 2018
::: More Calendar Items