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UPC Switzerland/Austria's Q1 revenue rises 7.5 percent with fewer RGUs than Q4

Wednesday 9 May 2018 | 09:39 CET | News
UPC Switzerland/Austria increased its revenues for the first quarter by 7.5 percent year-on-year to USD 454.6 million. Mobile subscriber additions were up year-over-year. with 16,000 mobile subscriber additions in Q1, driven by improved Swiss offerings, which include free EU roaming. However, UPC Switzerland/Austria lost 35,000 RGUs in Q1, compared with a loss of 2,000 in Q1 2017, primarily due to heightened competition in Switzerland.

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Companies: Liberty Global / UPC Austria / UPC Switzerland
Countries: Austria / Switzerland
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