Videotron reports steady growth, rolls out 50Mbps to nearly 2m premises

9 Nov 2009

In the quarter ending 30 September 2009, Quebec-based cableco Videotron increased its cable TV customer base by 27,100 to end the quarter with 1.76 million subscribers, whilst its cable broadband internet subscribers increased by 35,500 to 1,145,400, and a net 44,300 cable fixed telephony lines were activated to bring its total to 979,100, whilst there were 79,800 active users of its MVNO wireless telephony service at the end of the period, a quarterly increase of 6,300. During the quarter, Videotron also made its ‘Ultimate Speed Internet’ 50Mbps package available to more than 500,000 additional households and businesses in the Greater Montreal and Saguenay areas, raising the total premises passed to nearly two million.

Canada, Videotron