E-Plus, O2 combination to become 1st in customers, 3rd in revenues

Monday 13 January 2014 | 12:57 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Background
Telefonica's proposed takeover of E-Plus would make it the largest mobile operator in terms of customer numbers in Germany, but it would still rank just third in revenues, according to Telecompaper's latest research on the German mobile market. If the acquisition secures regulatory approval, the combination would have 38.8 percent of customers, based on figures for the end of Q3 2013. This would put it ahead of Telekom Deutschland (33.2%) and Vodafone Germany (28.0%). However, in terms of mobile service revenues, the new company would still be in third place, with 31.3 percent of the market.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BNA / E-Plus / European Commission / KPN / O2 Germany / Telecompaper / Telefonica / Telekom Deutschland / Vodafone Germany
Countries: Germany
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