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Elisa raises FY outlook after H1 growth, Anvia takeover

Friday 15 July 2016 | 10:01 CET | News
Finnish operator Elisa reported a small increase in second-quarter results and raised its outlook for the full year. Revenues rose to EUR 393 million from EUR 390 million a year ago, led by a 7 percent rise in mobile service revenue to EUR 190 million. EBITDA increased to EUR 134 million from EUR 131 million, and pretax profit was up to EUR 75 million from EUR 74 million. Cash flow after investments was stable at EUR 69 million. Elisa said it added 6,600 mobile customers in the quarter, and mobile ARPU rose to EUR 16.6 from EUR 16.3 in the previous quarter. Mobile churn was up slightly to

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