0
Broadband

Liberty Global revenue growth slows to 3% in Q4

Friday 13 February 2015 | 08:44 CET | News
Liberty Global reported fourth-quarter revenues up 3 percent year-on-year to USD 4.6 billion, as its takeover of Dutch operator Ziggo in November helped offset negative currency effects. The cable company also added 315,000 revenue-generating units on an organic basis in the quarter, for a total 55.9 million at year-end. The growth came mainly from broadband services, with 240,000 subscribers added in the three months and 905,000 in the past year, for a total 17.3 million. Liberty lost 35,000 TV subscribers in Q4 and 223,000 in the full year, slowing the rate of decline to finish the year

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: Liberty Global / Ziggo
Countries: Europe
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Liberty Global establishes Advanced Advertising, Data unit

Published 31 Mar 2015 12:32 CET | Europe
Liberty Global will establish a new business unit to pursue big data opportunities and new advertising models following a review ...

UPC Cablecom welcomes millionth Horizon customer

Published 20 Feb 2015 11:08 CET | Europe
UPC Cablecom has welcomed the millionth Horizon customer with a Horizon box and a Samsung Curved TV in Zurich. It said one ...

UPC Austria adds almost 32,000 broadband customers in 2014

Published 16 Feb 2015 17:20 CET | Austria
UPC Austria gained 31,900 new broadband customers in 2014, for a total 464,000 at year-end. In total, the cable operator had 1.35 ...

Liberty Puerto Rico reaches 219,900 pay-TV subscribers

Published 13 Feb 2015 15:26 CET | Puerto Rico
Liberty Puerto Rico reached 219,900 pay-TV subscribers at the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, after a net addition of 2,000 ...

VTR ends Q4 with 1.01 mln pay-TV subscribers

Published 13 Feb 2015 15:03 CET | Chile
Chilean pay-TV operator VTR ended the fourth quarter of 2014 with 1.01 million cable TV subscribers, up from 989,400 at the end ...

UPC Cablecom releases positive results for Q4

Published 13 Feb 2015 11:30 CET | Switzerland
Upc Cablecom has released its results for the fourth quarter of 2014, stating that the company generated its strongest growth ...

Virgin Media Q4 revenue grows 4% to GBP 1.07 bln

Published 13 Feb 2015 10:00 CET | United Kingdom
UK cable operator and MVNO Virgin Media reported revenue up 4 percent to GBP 1.07 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014, compared ...

UPC-Ziggo revenues up 0.7% in Q4

Published 13 Feb 2015 09:59 CET | Netherlands
Cable operator UPC Netherlands reported revenues of USD 562.3 million (EUR 491.9 million) for the fourth quarter of 2014, up from ...

Liberty Global releases 'The web we want' tool

Published 10 Feb 2015 09:10 CET | Europe
Liberty Global launched, in partnership with Google and European Schoolnet, an extended teacher-designed educational tool to ...

Virgin Media COO to become transformation chief at Liberty

Published 21 Jan 2015 15:47 CET | Europe
Liberty Global has named Dana Strong to the new role of Chief Transformation Officer and senior VP at the cable group. Strong ...

Liberty Global acquires Puerto Rico's Choice Cable TV

Published 10 Dec 2014 15:18 CET | Puerto Rico
Liberty Global announced that, together with investment funds affiliated with Searchlight Capital Partners, has entered into an ...

Liberty Global in talks to settle German anti-trust concerns

Published 08 Dec 2014 13:50 CET | Germany
Liberty Global is working on a solution to resolving its legal problems in Germany. Liberty's CFO Charles Bracken told Reuters he ...

Vodafone plays down talk of Liberty Global bid - report

Published 04 Dec 2014 13:55 CET | Europe
Vodafone has met with analysts and investors the first week of December to calm fears it could make a multi-billion dollar ...

Amdocs supports Liberty Global MVNO launch

Published 04 Dec 2014 13:29 CET | Europe
Amdocs announced a contract to support cable operator Liberty Global's launch of mobile services. Liberty Global, which operates ...

Liberty Global acquires 95.6 percent of Ziggo

Published 19 Nov 2014 10:02 CET | Netherlands
Liberty Global has acquired 95.6 percent of Dutch cable operator Ziggo in its tender offer. It will now start a squeeze-out ...

UPC Ireland managing director to report to Virgin Media CEO

Published 19 Nov 2014 09:33 CET | Ireland
Cable operator UPC Ireland will become more closely aligned with Virgin Media UK, with UPC Ireland managing director Magnus ...

Liberty Global eyes stake in Maxdome - report

Published 17 Nov 2014 11:31 CET | Germany
Liberty Global is in talks to buy a 50 percent stake in broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1's streaming video service Maxdome, ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Nov Telekom Malaysia Q3 2020
26 Nov Megafon Q3 2020
27 Nov Axiata Q3 2020
30 Nov Zoom Video Communications Q3 2020
30 Nov NexTV Series MENA
01 Dec Hewlett Packard Enterprise fiscal Q4
01 Dec 5G Italy
01 Dec NGON & DCI World
02 Dec FTTH Conference
02 Dec Microsoft AGM
02 Dec Telia EGM
03 Dec GCX fiscal Q2
03 Dec Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
03 Dec Liberty Latin America AGM
::: More Calendar Items