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BT adds 266,000 fibre customers in March quarter

Thursday 7 May 2015 | 09:13 CET | News
BT reported group revenue down 2 percent to GBP 4.64 billion in its fourth quarter to the end of March, with EBITDA up 7 percent to GBP 1.82 billion and earnings per share up 11 percent to GBP 0.10. EBITDA growth was partly helped by the settlement of ladder pricing arrangements. The company proposes to pay a dividend of GBP 0.124 for the full fiscal year, 14 percent more than in fiscal 2014. The Openreach infrastructure subsidiary added a record 455,000 premises to its fibre network in the fourth quarter, 31 percent more than a year earlier, while the BT retail business signed up a record

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Companies: BT / EE / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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