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Vodafone struggling in UK mobile market, another tie-up with Liberty Global logical next step

Thursday 30 March 2017 | 09:45 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
Vodafone was the worst performer in the UK mobile market in the last quarter of 2016, new research from Telecompaper shows. 3 UK on the other hand showed the most growth, both in terms of customers and service revenues. The total number of Sims in the UK continued to grow but service revenues decreased. The latest results suggest more M&A may be on the cards, whether it be the long-rumoured tie-up of Vodafone and Virgin Media, a new partner for O2 UK or additional spectrum buys, as 3 UK has done with the takeover of UK Broadband.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 UK / BT / EE / Liberty Global / Sky / Telefonica O2 / Virgin Media / Vodafone UK
Countries: United Kingdom
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