Vilá quietly confident in Telefónica’s steady progress

Financial & Performance

Vilá quietly confident in Telefónica’s steady progress

Organic growth in key metrics puts Group broadly on track to hit guidance for the year, although Mexico a drag. Management maintaining focus beyond near‑term for 5G and digital transformation. Services beyond connectivity slowly feeding MNC growth.

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Telefónica España acquires 50% stake in alarm business

M&A

Telefónica España acquires 50% stake in alarm business

After the abrupt end of its Securitas partnership, Telefónica is again attempting to integrate security services into its connected home strategy. Despite allusions to “smart” solutions, Prosegur currently remains principally a traditional burglar alarm business. Shareholder and partner.

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Partnerships & Alliances

Juniper extends Telefónica Fusión Red role to UK

Juniper is taking a strategic partnership role in the UK, building on its work in Telefónica Group’s home market. Potential noted for Juniper to expand its influence on additional markets, and reinforce existing deployments across the Telefónica footprint.

Cryptic move by Telefónica España

M&A

Cryptic move by Telefónica España

With security services underpinning many expectations of Telefónica growth, additional skills have been brought in‑house through acquisition.

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Suppliers & SCM

Telefónica Argentina deploys Mavenir firewall

Mavenir continues to build up its Telefónica relationship with a deal to protect signalling infrastructure in Argentina.