Austrian MVNO Spusu heads to court because of German market entry

Austrian, MVNO, Spusu Spusu, a small mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) from Vienna, wants to operate on the German market and considers itself subject to discrimination, reports Die Presse. Telefonica, known under the brand O2, will not allow Spusu access to its German network. Spusu is of the opinion that it is obliged to do…

German MVNO Mobi updates International Call Bundle

German, MVNO, Mobi German international calls MVNO mobi has added several countries to its Internet Smart prepaid tariff option. The option now offers 150 minutes for calls from Germany to Germany, Poland, Turkey, China, Romania, Bulgaria, Iran and Vietnam and costs EUR 9.95 for 30 days. The minutes can also be used while calling from…

Telefonica discontinues Simyo and updates German MVNO Blau

Telefonica, Simyo ,MVNO, Blau Telefonica Deutschland has revamped its Blau brand with new tariffs and an expanded offering as it prepares to shut down Simyo. In a bid to reposition the Blau brand, Telefonica Deutschland has introduced two new Allnet flat rates. The Blau Allnet L includes a flat rate for all German networks for…

Goood, a German Charity MVNO begins pre-registration for service

Goood German charity MVNO Goood has started pre-registration for its tariffs that will become available from 31 January 2017. The tariffs include a percentage of the monthly fee that is donated to a charity each month. For each customer that pre-registers before 31 January 2017, Goood will double the donation percentage during the complete contract…

The Phone House sells distribution business

The Phone House Drillisch AG: The Phone House Telecom GmbH Sells Distribution Business for Network Operator Agreements and Enters Distribution Partnership with DeinHandy GmbH The Phone House Telecom GmbH Sells Distribution Business for Network Operator Agreements and Enters Distribution Partnership with DeinHandy GmbH The Phone House Telecom GmbH, Muenster, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drillisch AG,…

Axel Springer launches new MVNO BILDconnect

Axel Springer, MVNO, BILDconnect

German publishing house Axel Springer has launched a new MVNO in cooperation with Drillisch. The new BILDconnect portfolio consists of three tariffs that are available on a monthly rolling contract or as 2-year contracts. The plans will be delivered on the Telefonica (O2) network and offer LTE.

Axel Springer, MVNO, BILDconnect

Drillisch Q1 Profit Down, But Sales Rise

Drillisch German telecom firm Drillisch AG (DRHKF.PK) reported that its net income for the first-quarter declined to 7.51 million euros or 0.14 euros per share from the prior year’s 15.78 million or 0.28 euros per share, reflecting increase in write-offs and depreciation in comparison with the period of the previous year. EBITDA was 24.0 million…

FREENET AG HAS STRONG FIRST QUARTER OF 2015

Group revenue increases by 4.3 per cent to 748.5 million euros EBITDA slightly higher than previous year at 86.0 million euros Customer ownership grows by 2.8 per cent to 9.04 million Average revenue per contract customer stable compared to previous year Free cash flow* increases to 62.2 million euros freenet AG published its interim report…

FREENET AG GENERATES SUSTAINED GROWTH IN THE FIRST SIX MONTHS

Group revenue increases by 3.9 per cent to more than 1.5 billion euros EBITDA improves by just over 1.0 per cent to 175 million euros Customer portfolio grows by 3.0 per cent to 9.11 million participants freenet AG published its interim report for the second quarter of 2015 today, as well as its figures for…

Drillisch’s first-half profit and revenue swell thanks to subscriber growth

German telecoms services firm Drillisch posted encouraging first-half results, with sales, service revenues, and profit all on the up in 2015’s opening six months. Gross profit surged 51.7 per cent to €103.2m, from €60m during the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, sales increased 78.9 per cent to €253.6m from €141.8m and EBITDA climbed 30.1…

Drillisch Rating Increased by Analysts at Bankhaus Lampe KG to Buy with EUR 44.00 Target Price per Share

Drillisch (ETR:DRI) Change of Rating Bankhaus Lampe KG gave Drillisch (ETR:DRI) shares a new Buy rating in a research report issued to clients on Sunday, 8 March. The broker currently has EUR 44.00 target price per share on the stock. Bankhaus Lampe KG’s target is 5.52% from DRI’s last price. In spite of the firm’s…

GERMAN MVNO/E Drillisch revenue surges to EUR 254 million in H1

Drillisch has ended the first half of this year with strong results and increased the major performance indicators in comparison with the same period last year. Total revenues rose by EUR 111.8 million to EUR 253.6 million (H1 2014: EUR 141.8 mln). Growth in the first quarter was essentially due to the increase in the…

Drillisch AG – Vorläufige Zahlen eines erfolgreichen ersten Halbjahres 2015

Drillisch AG Drillisch AG – Vorläufige Zahlen eines erfolgreichen ersten Halbjahres 2015 Start als MBA MVNO, EBITDA Prognose für 2016 in Höhe von 115 bis 120 Mio. Euro Umsatz +78,9% auf 253,6 Millionen Euro (H1-2014: €141,8 Mio.) Service Umsatz +43,5% auf 200,3 Millionen Euro (H1-2014: €139,6 Mio.) Rohertrag +51,7% auf 103,2 Millionen Euro (H1-2014: €68,0…

E-Plus und O2: Nationales Roaming auch für Mobildiscounter-Kunden

Für Kunden werden die Konsequenzen der Übernahme von E-Plus durch Telefónica Deutschland (O2) allmählich spürbar – und zwar im positiven Sinne. Wie viele Kunden festgestellt haben, hat die bereits im März angekündigte Zusammenlegung der Netze der beiden Anbieter begonnen. Dadurch erhalten sowohl Nutzer des O2- als auch des E-Plus-Netzwerkes eine bessere Netzabdeckung – interessanterweise aber…

eteleon verschmilzt ab 1. April 2015 mit Drillisch

Kurz nach der Übernahme der GTCom-Marken durch den Serviceprovider Drillisch gibt es auch Veränderungen bei den Tochtergesellschaften eteleon AG und MS Mobile Services GmbH. Wie das Unternehmen mitteilt, werden die beiden Ableger zum 1. April 2015 mit Drillisch verschmolzen und in die Firmenstruktur integriert. Spürbare Veränderungen soll es für betroffene Kunden jedoch nicht geben.eteleon AG…

Cellhire announces 4G /3G Germany 10GB Data SIM offer – £39.99 for 30 days

Cellhire plc has announced a 4G/3G 10GB Germany data SIM offer of £39.99 for 30 days’ usage with optional MiFi device, available now. The SIM allows users to get email, browse the web, listen to music, watch video, upload photos and blogs and keep up with social media while travelling in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich or…

Liberty Global’s Unitymedia eyes expansion in B2B, mobile

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Liberty Global’s German unit has set its sights on business-to-business (B2B) broadband and mobile as part of its strategy to keep expanding in Europe’s biggest cable market, ramping up the pressure on established telecom players. Unitymedia KabelBW and Kabel Deutschland – now owned by Vodafone – have been snatching customers from the…

Telefónica Deutschland expects significant synergies from E-Plus merger already in 2015

Number of customer accesses increased to 47.7 million at year-end 2014 Integration process fully on track with first milestones successfully completed Combined1) annual revenues of 7.79 billion Euro in 2014 Underlying combined1) OIBDA reached 1.46 billion Euro in 2014 OIBDA excluding material extraordinary effects to increase by more than 10% in 2015 Telefónica Deutschland has…

Sky Deutschland reportedly in MVNO talks

According to unnamed sources cited by teltarif.de, Germany pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland is in talks with all mobile network operators to become a MVNO. The talks are not going smoothly as all mobile network operators view Sky Deutschland as a potentially dangerous competitor. These reports follow on the news that Sky Deutschland’s UK-based sister company…

Voiceworks starts international expansion with acquisition of OnePhone Germany

Innovative telecom as Dutch export product Voiceworks, the fast growing VoIP and web technology specialist, is achieving success in the Dutch telecom world with its corporate Unified Communications (UC) and fixed-mobile-integration services from the cloud. The acquisition of OnePhone Germany, a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO), is an important step for Voiceworks and ensures local…