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EE adds 5.7 mln LTE customers, meets margin target in 2014

Thursday 5 February 2015 | 09:55 CET | News
UK mobile operator EE, which has accepted a GBP 12.5 billion takeover offer from BT, added 5.7 million LTE customers in 2014 to become Europe's biggest 4G operator with 7.7 million 4G subscribers. A third of its consumer postpaid 4G base was on double-speed 4GEE Extra plans. EE also had over 7,000 corporate customers on 4G. The company added 824,000 postpaid customers in 2014, including M2M, with 68 percent growth in tablets and 24 percent growth in mobile Wi-Fi devices. Driven by the launch of EE TV, the company added 108,000 broadband customers in 2014, up 14.9 percent on a year earlier,

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Companies: BT / EE
Countries: United Kingdom
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