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This report provides an update on Deutsche Telekom Group operations to end-December 2015, covering financial performance, market dynamics, key developments, and strategy as well as the operator's latest product and service launches.


  • Revenue for Deutsche Telekom (DT) increased by 10.5% year on year in FY15 to €69.2bn ($75.6bn) and 5% year on year in 4Q15 to €17.9bn. This growth was driven by the US business, which saw revenue increase by 29.1% year on year in 2015 along with strong customer additions.
  • DT had a total of 156.4 million mobile customers and 17.8 million fixed broadband lines across its markets at the end of 2015. The total number of T-Mobile US customers rose by 15% in 2015 to reach 63.3 million by the end of the year.
  • In June 2015, DT became the sole owner of Slovak Telekom after acquiring the remaining 49% of shares. The BT and EE deal was officially completed on January 29, 2016. DT now owns 12% of BT

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses DT's current market position and strategy for improvement.
  • Analyzes DT's performance, recent developments in the market, and the operator's strategic initiatives.
  • Benchmarks DT's financial performance against 44 other major operators worldwide.

Key questions answered

  • How is Deutsche Telekom coping with increased competition in its markets?
  • How have Deutsche Telekom's key performance indicators changed year over year?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Deutsche Telekom Group Update, March 2016

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