United Internet H1 2014 profit up as client numbers rise

FRANKFURT Wed Aug 13, 2014 1:04pm EDT

FRANKFURT Aug 13 (Reuters) - United Internet on Wednesday said its earnings before interest and tax rose 49.5 percent in the first half of 2014 to 193.5 million euros ($259 million), thanks to a rise in customers for mobile and fixed line Internet services.

(1 US dollar = 0.7482 euro) (Reporting by Edward Taylor, editing by David Evans)