The telecommunications market continues to perform in line with our forecast. The Irishtelecoms market is continuing to undergo the changes that were introduced by the consolidation between 3and O2 in the mobile market. Recent auction for 3.6 GHz frequency raises hopes for 5G networkdevelopment. Operators' focus has been on premium and advanced services driven by the positivemacroeconomic outlook in recent quarters. Migration to post-paid, LTE, VDSL/fibre and convergedservices are the core strategies for operators as they look to improve their monetisation prospects.
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The Irish mobile market ended Q117 with a total of 5.097mn subscribers, representing a q-o-q loss of0.4%.