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Telco investment challenges - CapEx Dynamics

CapEx dynamics

As the need to deploy superfast systems becomes apparent, telcos are signing more and more cooperation agreements (sharing, pooling, outsourcing) and seeking out new financing models. But they also need to keep up with network investments.

Based on an analysis of the global marketplace and its players (23 countries, 20 telcos profiled), this report provides with fixed and mobile CapEx from 2010 to 2015, and analyses why the pace of investment was maintained in 2015.


1. Executive Summary
 1.1. Key trends
 1.2. 2015: Global CapEx growth driven by mobile and BRIC countries
 1.3. USA is the global leader country in terms of CapEx, and Asia-Pacific the leader in the region
 1.4. Germany remains ahead of the EU countries in terms of network investments followed by the UK and France
 1.5. High expenditure on wireless networks for emerging market countries
 1.6. The options for optimizing investment
2. Methodology
 2.1. Database - list of indicators
 2.2. Definitions, sources and methodology
3. The need for streamlining investment in a tight economic context
 3.1. A tight macro-economic context
 3.2. Operators maintain investment levels to cater for increased traffic...
 3.3. … and are moving toward better resource management and new models
4. Major CapEx trends
 4.1. Golbal CapEx trends
4.1.1. Global CapEx growth rate have remained high
 4.1.2. Investments on mobile equipment are still growing
 4.1.3. Rebound in fixed investments since 2014
 4.2. Regional CapEx trends
4.2.1. Overall trends in Europe
 4.2.2. Overall trends in North America
 4.2.3. Overall trends in Asia-Pacific
 4.2.4. Overall trends in Latin America
 4.2.5. Overall trends in Africa and Middle East
 
4.3. Ranking countries in terms of CapEx
4.3.1. Country ranking, by amount of investment
 4.3.2. Country ranking, by level of investment (CapEx/sales)
 
4.4. Ranking operators in terms of CapEx
4.4.1. Telco operator ranking, by investment
 4.4.2. Ranking telco operators, by investment efforts (CapEx/sales)
List of Tables and Figures
1. Executive Summary
 Regional contribution to fixed and mobile CapEx in 2014
 CapEx contributions compared to previous year
 Breakdown of total CapEx worldwide, in 2015
 Breakdown of total CapEx in the major telecom markets of the EU, in 2015
 Breakdown of telco CapEx by type of country (emerging / advanced / BRIC) in 2015
3. The need for streamlining investment in a tight economic context
 Slowdown in growth of telecom services markets, 2010-2016
 Decline in mobile service revenues in Europe (EU28), 2010-2016
 Current GDP trends in selected advanced countries, 2010-2017
 EBITDA margins for selected operators,2010-2015
 ‘Traffic trap’: scissors effect between traffic and revenue
4. Major CapEx trends
 Fixed and mobile CapEx worldwide, 2010-2015
 Regional contribution to global CapEx in 2015
 Mobile CapEx by region, 2010-2015
 Growth rates in mobile CapEx by region, 2010-2015
 Fixed CapEx by region, 2010-2015
 Growth in fixed CapEx by region, 2010-2015
 Fixed and mobile investment in Europe, 2010-2015
 Contribution of major European countries to CapEx from 2014 to 2015
 Market share of major European countries in CapEx in 2015
 Fixed and mobile investment in North America, 2010-2015
 Contribution of the two North American countries to CapEx from 2014 to 2015
 Market share of the two North American countries in CapEx in 2015
 Fixed and mobile investment in Asia-Pacific, 2010-2015
 Contribution of major Asia-Pacific countries to CapEx from 2014 to 2015
 Market share of Asian countries in CapEx in 2015
 Fixed and mobile investment in Latin America, 2010-2015
 Market share of Latin American countries in CapEx in 2015
 Fixed and mobile investment in Africa and Middle East, 2010-2015
 Ranking of the top 15 countries according to CapEx in 2015
 Share of mobile investment in total CapEx, 2010-2015
 CapEx/sales ratio for selected countries, 2010-2015
 Ranking of the top 15 countries in 2014 and 2015 by CapEx/sales ratio
 Ranking of the top 20 operators according to the amount of investment in 2014 and 2015
 Operator ranking in 2014 and 2015 according to CapEx/sales ratio

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