Unitymedia is the leading cable operator in Germany and the German federal states of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hesse and Baden-Württemberg and is a subsidiary of Liberty Global plc. The Unitymedia brand is underpinned by a broad product portfolio which encompasses high-quality triple-play offerings and access to the world of innovative telecommunication and media services.
Unitymedia operates an integrated cable network that passes 13.0 million homes in its three regions and supplies 7.2 million customers with media and telecommunications services: As of September 30, 2017, Unitymedia served approximately 6.4 million video subscribers (including 1.7 million enhanced video subscribers), 3.4 million internet subscribers and 3.2 million telephony subscribers over its broadband communications network. Thanks to a focused investment strategy, 99% of the infrastructure is up to the latest technical standard (EuroDOCSIS 3.0) offering next-generation broadband speeds of 400 Mbps or higher.
Led by a highly experienced management team with both in-depth knowledge of the German market and extensive international experience across broadband cable, media and telecommunications, Unitymedia is well positioned for future growth at the forefront of Germany´s telecommunications industry.
About Liberty Global
Liberty Global is the world’s largest international TV and broadband company, with operations in more than 30 countries across Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. We invest in the infrastructure that empowers our customers to make the most of the digital revolution. Our scale and commitment to innovation enable us to develop market-leading products delivered through next-generation networks that connect our over 24 million customers who subscribe to over 50 million television, broadband internet and telephony services. We also serve over 10 million mobile subscribers and offer WiFi service across 10 million access points.
Liberty Global’s businesses are comprised of two stocks: the Liberty Global Group (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) for our European operations, and the LiLAC Group (NASDAQ: LILA and LILAK, OTC Link: LILAB), which consists of our operations in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Liberty Global Group operates in 12 European countries under the consumer brands Virgin Media, Unitymedia, Telenet and UPC. The Liberty Global Group also owns 50% of VodafoneZiggo, a Dutch joint venture, which has 4 million customers, 10 million fixed-line subscribers and 5 million mobile subscribers. The LiLAC Group operates in over 20 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean under the consumer brands VTR, Flow, Liberty, Más Móvil and BTC. In addition, the LiLAC Group operates a sub-sea fiber network throughout the region in over 40 markets.
For more information, please visit www.libertyglobal.com