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Possible UPC/Ziggo merger underlines existing duopoly

Thursday 19 December 2013 | 12:17 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Background
Ziggo's announcement that it is in talks with UPC Netherlands' parent Liberty Global about a possible merger is a new chapter in the ongoing saga of a possible merger of the two largest cable operators in the Netherlands. If such a merger takes place, the new company would become the largest telecom operator in several markets. This article shows the consequences for the Dutch consumer broadband, TV and fixed telephony markets in terms of revenue and subscriber market shares. The numbers are based on the market shares calculated in Telecompaper's quarterly reports on the broadband, fixed

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: ACM / Delta / Digitenne / KPN / Liberty Global / Telecompaper / UPC Netherlands / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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