Telefónica Europe – the parent company of O2 – has announced its quarterly results. The total customer base across its European operations was up 8% year-on-year at 48.6 million users. In the UK, O2 added 292,000 net mobile customers and now has 44.5% of its mobile customers on ‘pay monthly’ contracts.
Worldwide, Telefonica reported a net profit of 5.6 billion Euro and a customer base up 6.6% to 268 million. [Europe press release; global press release (pdfs)]