iesy-ish merger creates five million-strong cable user base

28 Jun 2005

German cable operator iesy has completed the acquisition of domestic rival ish. The merger creates a combined business with 5.2 million cable customers, 86,750 digital TV subscribers, 25,670 high speed internet customers and 9,500 telephone users. iesy and ish have already upgraded around 20% of their networks to offer broadband internet services.