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KCOM on track to hit targets

KCOM on track to hit targets

This time last year internet provider KCOM (KCOM) wanted to reach 150,000 homes and businesses by the end of 2017. It’s now surpassed this goal, having rolled out fibre-to-the-premises broadband to 164,000 sites during the year to March 2018. As for the current financial year, it wants to reach the entire market in Hull and East Yorkshire, which would bring the total to just over 200,000 sites. Chief executive Bill Halbert said KCOM is comfortably on track to meet this goal as consumers and businesses realise the benefits of the faster and more reliable fibre service compared with traditional copper connections.

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