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Liberty Global grows Q2 revenues 2.7%, OCF 3.3%, driven by UK operations

Thursday 9 August 2018 | 07:54 CET | News
Liberty Global reported second-quarter revenues from continuing operations up 2.7 percent on an organic basis to USD 3.045 billion, as a strong performance at Virgin Media in the UK offset weaker results in Belgium and Switzerland. The figure excludes its German operation Unitymedia and activities in East Europe being sold to Vodafone. Including those operations, revenues rose 3.1 percent, slightly less than Q1. 

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Companies: Liberty Global / Unitymedia / Virgin Media / Vodafone
Countries: Europe
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