Superloop (ASX: SLC)

Superloop (ASX: SLC) Develops and operates telecommunications networks throughout Asia Pacific







Product / Service

  • Superloop designs, constructs and operates new dark fibre networks throughout metropolitan regions in Asia Pacific

  • Superloop is engaged in building infrastructure for wholesale carriers and content providers, connecting internet points of presence (POPs) in key asian markets

  • Superloop’s networks are built in the direct paths between strategic locations

  • Superloop operates three business units: Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong

  • Australia

    • Superloop’s network is established in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney

  • Singapore

    • Superloop is building a 165 kilometre duct and fibre optic cable network around Singapore

    • 10 data centres and 14 commercial enterprise buildings are connected

  • Hong Kong

    • Superloop’s network is expected to be 110 kilometres and connect 30 strategic data centre and enterprise buildings

    • The network is planned to include TKO Express - submarine cable between Chai Wan (Hong Kong island) and Tseung Kwan O (TKO, mainland China), a new major hub for data centre companies

  • Superloop’s core networks in Australia and Singapore went live in October 2015

  • Superloop has completed the following acquisitions:

    • APEXnetworks - a platform which allows Superloop to manage ordering, provisioning, billing, support and network management for wholesale customers

    • CINENET Systems - a specialised high-speed network connecting media businesses in Australia in Los Angeles


  • Superloop was incorporated on 28 April 2014 and listed on the ASX in June 2015


  • Superloop’s customers are wholesale customers and businesses


  • The company is headquartered in Brisbane

  • The company’s operations are in Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong

To become the leading independent provider of connectivity services across the Asia Pacific Region

Profitability Table

Year Revenue ($m) % change EBT ($m) % change
FY 2015 0.0 - -1.2 L
FY 2016 7.0 - -7.2 L

Fun Facts

  • Superloop’s total installed fibre is around 378 kilometres in length

  • A “dark fibre network” is a privately operated optical fibre network, as opposed to a leased line on an existing network


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