BT Q1 2017/18 results: Back to growth (for now at least)

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BT Q1 2017/18 results: Back to growth (for now at least)

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BT Q1 2017/18 results: Back to growth (for now at least)
BT Group revenue returned to growth, at least temporarily, helped by overlapping price rises in consumer, one-off regulated price cuts on leased lines annualising out, and mobile handset sales improving
Regulatory news was unusually positive, with Openreach taking the initiative on FTTP, and BT winning an appeal against damaging leased line regulation, which may end up being significantly eased
BT continues to do well in consumer and struggle in business markets, with the ongoing deceleration in the consumer broadband market the main cloud on the horizon