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Canada Telecommunications Report Q1 2016

Canada Telecommunications Report Q1 2016

BMI View: Following a series of high-profile spectrum auctions, subsequent spectrum trades andacquisitions, the Canadian market is set to resume its sedate pace of development. Although WIND Mobileis in a better position to become the country's long-awaited fourth national operator, its newfound privatestatus means it may have neither the appetite or resources to capitalise on its circumstances. Meanwhile,established players remain focused on selling premium converged services.

Latest Updates & Industry Developments

Approximately 585,000 new mobile subscriptions were added in 9M15, taking the total to 29.067mn.This was better than expected and we forecast 29.109mn by the end of the year. The focus is on 3G/4Gmigration and customer numbers will reach 19.303mn in 2015 and 26.355mn by 2019.

In the wireline arena, the focus is on rolling out fibre-based high-speed accesses, over which operatorscan deliver multiple high-value services. Triple-play services are becoming commonplace; there islittle appetite for basic or 'no frills' services outside urban areas. There will be 14.694mn broadbandaccesses by the end of 2015, rising to 15.966mn by 2019.

BMI Industry View
SWOT Analysis
Industry SWOT
Industry Forecast
Latest Updates
Structural Trends
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Canada 2012-2019)
Industry Risk/Reward Index
Table: Developed Markets Risk/Rewards Index, Q1 2016
Market Overview
Market Drivers & Trends
Wireline Voice & Broadband
Table: Pay-TV Subscribers By Platform ('000)
Table: Pay-TV Subscribers By Operator ('000)
Table: Pay-TV ARPU (CAD/month)
Regulatory Development
Regulatory Overview
Table: Division Of Regulatory Responsibilities In Canada
Regulatory Developments
Table: Selected Regulatory Developments
Competitive Landscape
Table: Key Players - Canada Telecoms Sector
Table: Selected Operators' Financial Indicators (USDmn)
Mobile Operator Data
Table: Mobile Market Overview
Table: Rogers Wireless
Table: Bell Wireless Alliance
Table: TELUS Wireless
Table: MTS Mobility
Table: SaskTel Mobility
Table: Videotron Telecom
Table: WIND Mobile
Wireline Operator Data
Table: Bell Canada
Table: TELUS Communications
Table: Bell Aliant
Table: Rogers Cable
Table: MTS-Allstream
Table: Cogeco
Table: Videotron Telecom
Table: Shaw Communications
Company Profile
Bell Canada Enterprises Inc (BCE)
Rogers Communications
Demographic Forecast
Demographic Outlook
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Canada 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Canada 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Canada 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Canada 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Canada 1990-2025)
Table: Glossary Of Terms
Industry Forecast Methodology
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
Table: Risk/Reward Index Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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