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Wind Tre mobile clients down 8% to 27 mln on Iliad effect

Friday 22 March 2019 | 10:03 CET | News
The mobile customer base of Italian operator Wind Tre plunged 8 percent year on year to 27.06 million at the end of 2018 due above all to the disruptive effects of low-cost challenger Iliad, according to the annual financial report of owner CK Hutchison. Without directly citing Iliad, the report attributed the decline in customer numbers to "a new market entrant intensifying price competition targeting low value customers". The arrival of Iliad in May affected the prepay segment above all, with numbers dropping 11 percent year on year to 19.80 million while the postpay customer base ended the

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Companies: CK Hutchison / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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