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Could KPN become an unregulated marketing organisation?

Tuesday 14 August 2018 | 13:47 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
There is a simmering change underway on the European telecom markets. Independent investors are increasingly involved in the roll-out of fibre-optic networks, while the incumbents stand by and watch. KPN recently confirmed to Telecompaper that it is considering offering services on such networks, which would make it a pioneer in this model in Europe. The long-running battle between networks and services appears to be increasingly tilted towards services. Incumbents are becoming marketing organisations, the same as their wholesale customers.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: CAIW / CIF / CityFibre / Delta / Deutsche Glasfaser / Eurofiber / Fastweb / Gigaclear / Hyperoptic / KPN / Open Fiber / Solcon / Swisscom / TalkTalk / TDC / Telecompaper / TIM
Countries: Europe / Netherlands
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