August 7, 2013 9:34 am
Orascom Telecom reported Q2 2013 results this morning and revealed that WIND Mobile has increased their active subscriber base by 18,732, now hitting a total of 620,451, which is up 35.8% from last year. This, according to their press release, maintains “its status as one of the fastest growing wireless operators on record in the Canadian market.” ARPU – average revenue per user – was also up 2.1% over last year to $27.90.
WIND Mobile is looking for buyers and New York-based Verizon is reportedly close to offering over $700 million. WIND currently has 313 points of distribution and 1,311 cell sites.
Source: Orascom (PDF)