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Nearly 9 in 10 Telefonica convergent customers pay for TV content

Friday 26 April 2019 | 09:19 CET | News
Around 9 in 10 (88.6%) of customers subscribed to one Telefonica's Fusion-branded convergent plans pay for TV content, reports El Espanol, citing company and CNMC figures. The company had 4.6 million Fusion customers and 4.1 million pay-TV subscribers at the end of 2018, up from 4.3 million and 3.6 million in March 2017, a rise of 475,000 and 234,000 respectively over 8 quarters. The proportion is likely to increase beyond 90 percent in the coming months thanks above all to Telefonica's deal with Netflix, with the company recently revealing that around a third of new Movistar customers signed

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed
Companies: Movistar / Netflix / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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