Hyperoptic crosses £1bn funding milestone with fresh UK investment


Altnet focused on plugging connectivity gaps in urban areas says £150m in UK Infrastructure Bank money will particularly benefit social housing residents.

This article includes:

  • Organisations: CityFibre; Community Fibre; Fibrus; Freedom Fibre; Gigaclear; HM Treasury; Hyperoptic; InfraCapital; ITS; Netomnia; nexfibre; Openreach; UK Infrastructure Bank (UKIB); Virgin Media O2 (VM O2); WightFibre.
  • People: Ian Brown; Dana Tobak.
  • Themes: Altnets; Broadband; Connectivity; Digital infrastructure investment; Fibre (FTTP); Funding and investment; Network expansion; Rural connectivity; Social housing; Social tariffs; UK fibre altnets; Urban connectivity.
  • Geographic: Europe; United Kingdom (UK).

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