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UPC Switzerland RGU losses swell to 48,600 in Q4, revenues fall 5%

Thursday 28 February 2019 | 09:03 CET | News
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UPC Switzerland reported revenues for 2018 of CHF 1.296 billion, down 3.7 percent from a year earlier due to tough competition leading to customer losses. The cable operator lost another 32,000 TV customers in Q4 for a total of 1.083 million, and broadband customers were also down by 12,000 to 700,000. Only the mobile customer base grew, by 9,000 to 146,000. 

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Companies: UPC Switzerland
Countries: Switzerland
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