Please activate JavaScript!
Please install Adobe Flash Player, click here for download

Deutsche Telekom AG - Interim Group report - January 1 to September 30, 2015

21Interim Group management report Deutsche Telekom. Interim Group Report 9M 2015. UNITED STATES CUSTOMER DEVELOPMENT thousands Sept. 30, 2015 June 30, 2015 Change Sept. 30, 2015/ June 30, 2015 % Dec. 31, 2014 Change Sept. 30, 2015/ Dec. 31, 2014 % Sept. 30, 2014 Change Sept. 30, 2015/ Sept. 30, 2014 % UNITED STATES Mobile customers 61,220 58,908 3.9 % 55,018 11.3 % 52,890 15.7 % Branded customers 47,565 45,885 3.7 % 43,501 9.3 % 41,959 13.4 % Branded postpaid 30,403 29,318 3.7 % 27,185 11.8 % 25,909 17.3 % Branded prepay 17,162 16,567 3.6 % 16,316 5.2 % 16,050 6.9 % Wholesale customers 13,655 13,023 4.9 % 11,517 18.6 % 10,931 24.9 % M2M 5,034 4,529 11.2 % 4,421 13.9 % 4,269 17.9 % MVNOs 8,621 8,494 1.5 % 7,096 21.5 % 6,662 29.4 % AtSeptember30,2015,theUnitedStatesoperatingsegment(T-MobileUS)had 61.2 million customers compared to 55.0 million customers at December 31, 2014. This increase in net customers of 6.2 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2015 was consistent with 6.2 million net customer additions for the nine months ended September 30, 2014 due to the factors described below. Branded customers. The branded postpaid net customer additions remained strong driven by customer response to T-Mobile USʼ Un-carrier initiatives, ongoing network improvements, and promotional activities. Branded postpaid net customer additions were 3,218 thousand for the nine months ended September 30, 2015, compared to 3,610 thousand branded postpaid net customer additions for the nine months ended September 30, 2014. The decrease in branded postpaid net customer additions was attributable to higher deactivations from ongoing competitive activity in the marketplace and lower gross customer additions compared to the nine months ended September 30, 2014, which included the introduction of Un-carrier 4.0 Contract Freedom, where T-Mobile US offered to reimburse the early termination fees from other carriers when customers switch to T-Mobile US, and certain attractive family rate plan promotions, which have resulted in continued customer growth. Brandedprepaynetcustomeradditionswere846thousandfortheninemonths ended September 30, 2015, compared to 978 thousand branded prepay net customer additions for the nine months ended September 30, 2014. The lower level of branded prepay net customer additions was primarily driven by higher deactivations resulting from ongoing competitive activity in the marketplace and a growing customer base, as well as more qualified branded prepay customers upgrading to branded postpaid plans due to attractive family rate plan promotions. This decrease was partially offset by higher gross customer additions driven by the success of certain promotional activities. Wholesalecustomers.Wholesalenetcustomeradditionswere2,138thousand fortheninemonthsendedSeptember30,2015,comparedtowholesalenetcus- ­tomer additions of 1,618 thousand for the nine months ended September 30, 2014.Theincreasewasprimarilyattributabletohighergrosscustomeradditions, partially offset by higher deactivations. Branded postpaid customers thousands Sept. 30, 2014 Dec. 31, 2014 Mar. 31, 2015 June 30, 2015 Sept. 30, 2015 0 7,000 14,000 21,000 35,000 28,000 25,909 27,185 28,310 29,318 30,403 Sept. 30, 2014 Dec. 31, 2014 Mar. 31, 2015 June 30, 2015 Sept. 30, 2015 Branded prepay customers thousands 0 6,000 12,000 18,000 16,050 16,316 16,389 16,567 17,162 Mobile customers 61,22058,9083.9 % 55,01811.3 % 52,89015.7 % Branded customers 47,56545,8853.7 % 43,5019.3 % 41,95913.4 % Branded postpaid 30,40329,3183.7 % 27,18511.8 % 25,90917.3 % Branded prepay 17,16216,5673.6 % 16,3165.2 % 16,0506.9 % Wholesale customers 13,65513,0234.9 % 11,51718.6 % 10,93124.9 % M2M 5,0344,52911.2 % 4,42113.9 % 4,26917.9 % MVNOs 8,6218,4941.5 % 7,09621.5 % 6,66229.4 % 28,31029,31830,403 16,05016,31616,38916,567

Pages Overview