Euskaltel plus R Cable adds 37,000 TV RGUs in 2015

Thursday, February 25th, 2016 
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BILBAO — Euskaltel has released its Annual accounts and Management Report for the year ended December 31, 2015.

On November 27th, 2015, Euskaltel acquired 100% of the shares in R Cable y Telecomunicaciones Galicia, S.A. Excluding this acquisition, Euskaltel added 7,200 TV subscribers in 2015. R added around 30,000 over the same period. The combined company finished the year with over 250,000 TV subscribers.

In 2015 the company launched a project for the development of a new set-top box. The box is to support 4K resolution pictures as well as other value-added features (OTT, VoD, etc). The decoder is expected to be available in early 2016.

TV RGUs

                   1Q14     2Q14     3Q14     4Q14     1Q15     2Q15     3Q15     4Q15
                -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------
Consolidated     61,390  129,876  126,774  124,754  124,729  127,660  127,802  250,191
 Euskaltel       61,390  129,876  126,774  124,754  124,729  127,660  127,802  131,963
 R                    -        -        -        -        -        -        -  118,228
R                91,079   89,375   86,610   88,242   96,724  105,212  111,738        -