Mixed fortunes for Denmark’s TDC

Danish cable and telecom operator TDC saw its cable TV base decline but increase ARPU, while its smaller IPTV base grew over the full 2015 financial year. Posting full-year results TDC said that the YouSee cable base fell by 5,300 over the year as a result of both individual customers and local antenna association customers […]

TDC pledges Denmark-wide 1Gbps broadband in 2018

TDC Group has pledged to give every Danish household access to 1 Gbps superfast broadband in 2018 as part of cable network upgrade plan. Announcing its strategy for the next three years, TDC said that along with the upgrade it aims to offer 10 Mbps to “virtually all addresses in Denmark”, and 100Mbps to 70% […]

YouSee signs up for new C More Golf channel

Danish cable operator YouSee, owned by TDC, will carry a new golf channel from Nordic pay TV channel provider C More launched to coincide with its acquisition of rights to the US PGA Tour. C More Golf will launch on the platform on January 1. The service will be available as an à la carte […]

TDC hit by mobile pressure, mixed fortunes in TV

Danish telco TDC continued to suffer from competitive pressure in the Danish mobile market in the third quarter, with the performance of its TV activities failing to offset problems elsewhere. The company’s performance was anticipated and it remains on track to meet guidance, with activities outside Denmark performing relatively well. The telco did report year-on-year growth in […]

TDC sees IPTV subs rise, cable fall

Danish telco TDC saw its IPTV base rise to 271,000, up 12.4% year-on-year at the end of the second quarter. However, the group’s YouSee cable base declined by 4.4% to 1.113 million. TDC added 4,000 IPTV customers in the quarter to June, while YouSee TV customers declined by 12,000, thanks to losses both of individual […]

TDC adds HBO Nordic to TV offerings

Danish telco TDC has signed a deal to bring HBO Nordic, the premium content provider’s Scandinavian OTT service, to its TV subscribers. TDC will  make HBO Nordic available to TDC TV and YouSee TV Plus cable customers, bringing content including Game of Thrones and True Detective to its customers. HBO Nordic will be made available […]

TDC cable base declines but ARPU grows

Danish telco TDC saw its TV revenue-generating unit base decline quarter-on-quarter from 1.41 million to 1.39 million in the three months to March, with growth in its TDC/Fullrate IPTV base from 258,000 to 267,000 failing to offset a decline in its YouSee cable base from 1.152 million to 1.125 million, thanks to the termination of […]

TV becomes more important for TDC

Danish telco TDC expects to earn close to a quarter of revenues this year from TV, moves and entertainment services, following last year’s acquisition of Norwegian cable operator Get.  DC Group’s combined share of the TV market in Denmark and Norway now totals almost 40%, the company said in its full-year earnings statement. TDC added […]

YouSee to launch 300Mbps service

TDC-owned Danish cable operator YouSee is to launch an internet service offering up to 300 Mbps downstream on February 2. The ultra high-speed service will be available to about 20% of the company’s customers at launch, but will be rolled out across the entire YouSee footprint in the course of this year.  The move comes […]

TDC to launch extensive Blockbuster-branded TVoD and EST service

Danish telco TDC plans to launch a comprehensive transactional video-on-demand and electronic sell-through service using the Blockbuster brand it acquired at the start of this year ahead of Christmas, with a much deeper range of titles than originally envisaged. Ulf Lund, TDC’s senior vice-president and digital content director, told DTVE that the operator had originally […]