It was a great honour to be appointed CEO of Tele2 on September 1st. Going forward, our strategic focus remains; as the champions of customer value through innovation in data monetization, we will continue to create sustainable and attractive returns for our shareholders.
With that in mind, our third quarter results show solid momentum, with mobile end-user service revenue growing 5 percent.
Tele2’s Net Sales amounted to SEK 6,791 (6,584) million and EBITDA amounted to SEK 1,599 (1,682) million
Solid mobile end user service revenue across the Group
Sweden mobile EBITDA 2nd highest ever quarter with 34% margin
Strong EBITDA development in Kazakhstan
Netherlands EBITDA impacting overall EBITDA progress
Updated financial guidance
As a result of the accelerated launch in the Netherlands, financial guidance for 2015 has changed (see page 5 in the attached interim report).
The Interim Report is available on www.tele2.com
Presentation Q3 2015 result
Tele2 will host a presentation with the possibility to join through a conference call, for the global financial community at 10:00 am CEST (09:00 am BST/04:00 am EDT) on Wednesday, October 21, 2015. The presentation will be held in English and also made available as a webcast on Tele2’s website: www.tele2.com.
To ensure that you are connected to the conference call, please dial in a few minutes before the start of the conference call to register your attendance.
SE: +46 8 505 564 74
UK: +44 20 336 453 74
US: +1 855 753 22 30
For more information, please contact:
Louise Tjeder, Head of Investor Relations, Tele2, Phone: +46 704 26 46 52
TELE2 IS ONE OF EUROPE'S FASTEST GROWING TELECOM OPERATORS, ALWAYS PROVIDING CUSTOMERS WITH WHAT THEY NEED FOR LESS. We have 14 million customers in 9 countries. Tele2 offers mobile services, fixed broadband and telephony, data network services, content services and global M2M/IoT solutions. Ever since Jan Stenbeck founded the company in 1993, it has been a tough challenger to the former government monopolies and other established providers. Tele2 has been listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm since 1996. In 2014, we had net sales of SEK 26 billion and reported an operating profit (EBITDA) of SEK 5.9 billion