The virtual mobile operator Ziggo has now 63,000 customers; almost twice as much as at the beginning of this year. The number of internet and all-in-one-of Ziggo customers continued to increase, but the provider continues to lose digital TV subscribers. Also makes the carrier loss.
In the past quarter Ziggo Mobile got 30,000 customers, bringing the total number of mobile customers in the cable company comes down to 63,000. Ziggo as a virtual operator active on the Vodafone network; Ziggo customers receive a discount on a subscription.
The number of Internet customers grew by 38,000, bringing the number of Internet customers of Ziggo amounts to 1.95 million. That is 7.5 percent more than a year ago. The number of all-in-one customers increased by 20,000 to 1.56 million, up 7 percent from a year ago. Meanwhile, 57.1 percent of Ziggo customers have a triple-subscription. However, the number of customers subscribing to digital television fell by 16,000. Ziggo longer lose all digital TV customers.
The cable company achieved a turnover of 394.2 million euros, slightly more than a year earlier. The earnings before taxes and interest amounted to 213 million euros. That is a little less than a year ago: 4.7 percent. According Ziggo is that by investing in personnel migrating IT systems. In addition, the company makes the bottom line loss: 38.4 million, which a year ago almost 93 million profit was turned.
Ziggo is likely later taken over this year by Liberty Global, the U.S. parent company of UPC. Before the market watchdog must give permission yet.