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Telefónica's decision to prioritize only its four best-performing units, leaving most of its Latin American divisions to fend for themselves, reminds us that there are real-world problems to deal with before operators can aspire to tech supremacy. In this report BNamericas asks five experts to comment on the issues that will shape Latin America's ICT industry in 2020, including investments, fiber optic systems and digital service policy.

Figure - The Importance of Telefónica's Priority Markets, 3Q19

Table of contents

  • Introduction
  • The End of the Duopoly
  • Impact on Investment
  • How Much Hinges on 5G?
  • The Elusive Model for National Fiber Optic Systems
  • Legislation Lagging Behind Digital Services
  • Conclusion

Companies related to this report

  • Telefónica S.A.
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • Telecom Argentina S.A.
  • América Móvil, S.A.B de C.V.
  • Empresa Nacional de Telecomunicaciones S.A.
  • Liberty Latin America Ltd.
  • Millicom International Cellular S.A.
  • Grupo Televisa, S.A.B.
  • Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones (IFT)
  • Netflix, Inc.
  • Frost & Sullivan, Inc.
  • Ternium Argentina
  • Telecomunicaciones de México S.A. de C.V. (Telecomm)
  • Megacable Holdings S.A.B. de C.V.
  • Uber Technologies Inc.
  • Ovum Ltd.
  • Vaca Muerta Formation


Phil Anderson

Sebastian Pérez-Ferreiro

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