Published: 11.05 Europe/London, May 6, 2011-

The number of digital TV subscriptions crept up at Com Hem in the first quarter of 2011. An additional 31,200 digital TV subscriptions were added by the end of the quarter, representing a year-on-year increase of 5%, and taking the total to 623,000 out an increased installed base of 1,770,000.

The number of broadband subscribers increased by 1% to 537,700 and the number of telephony subscriptions increased by 4% to 371,300. As of March 31, 2011. Com Hem had a total of 837 800 subscribing customers.

Revenues rose 6% to SEK 1,113 million (123.32m) in the first quarter of 2011, compared to the same period last year. EBITDA improved by 20% and amounted to SEK 503 million.