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Press Releases // Corporate News

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04.01.2016  // AURELIUS concludes successful acquisition of Valora Trade and Reuss-Seifert & Hammerl

  • Number of Group companies rises to 25
  • Annualized consolidated revenues exceed EUR 3 billion

24.12.2015  // AURELIUS supports refugees in need with EUR 1.25 million

  • Practical help for people in special situations
  • EUR 1.25 million donated from executive board and holding employees
  • Operation of a school for refugee children in Lebanon and sea rescue service in the Mediterranean sea

11.12.2015  // AURELIUS sells two hotel properties in Munich

  • Buyer to act as long-term landlord for both GHOTEL locations
  • Disposal of the entire hotel property portfolio now successfully completed
  • Strong contribution to profits in the high double-digit millions

08.12.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary AKAD sells Wissenschaftliche Hochschule Lahr

  • Partial exit as part of the strategic realignment of AKAD

23.11.2015  // AURELIUS acquires the business of Reuss-Seifert & Hammerl Group

  • Leading manufacturer of building materials for the concrete industry
  • Further platform investment in the Industrial Production segment

16.11.2015  // AURELIUS acquires "Trade" operations of Swiss Valora Group

  • Leading European distributor in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods segment for local retail business with sales of approximately EUR 400 million
  • Carve-out of Swiss Valora Holding AG, which will focus more intensely on its core retail business
  • Largest deal and attractive addition to AURELIUS' Retail & Consumer Goods segment

16.11.2015  // AURELIUS acquires Colt’s managed cloud business

  • Colt Managed Cloud to be integrated into Getronics Group following completion of deal

12.11.2015  // AURELIUS: Third-quarter results confirm very positive full-year outlook

  • Consolidated revenues for the first nine months rise to EUR 1.44 billion, annualized consolidated revenues rise to nearly EUR 2.2 billion.
  • Operating EBITDA rises to EUR 95.4 million (+23%).
  • Net asset value reaches EUR 1,228.8 million.
  • Intensive transaction activity continues.
  • Forecast for anticipated record year 2015: Total EBITDA more than EUR 220 million, operating EBITDA to exceed EUR 120 million.

05.11.2015  // AURELIUS sells hotel property in Hanover

  • Second successful sale transaction within a few weeks
  • The buyer will continue to lease the property to GHOTEL on a long-term basis
  • Substantial profit contribution for AURELIUS

04.11.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Getronics initiates relaunch of the Global Workspace Alliance (GWA)

  • CompuCom Systems Inc. brought on board as GWA Co-Lead
  • Intensification of global orientation through strategic partnerships with leading ICT providers worldwide
  • New service offering expected to fuel growth spurt

01.10.2015  // AURELIUS concludes conversion into SE & Co. KGaA

  • Filing in Commercial Register completed

23.09.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Publicitas sells cinema activity

  • Strategic buyer Weischer Beteiligungs GmbH aims to expand niche business
  • Turnaround yields return to profit in 2016
  • Reinforced core activities in print and online marketing

28.08.2015  // AURELIUS acquires the ARBAprocessing Group

  • Leading European manufacturer of vehicle modules and containers mainly for the dairy industry and dairy engineering
  • Succession solution found for Barlian Management Consulting GmbH and the Barlian family
  • Two successful production units: Vehicle modules for milk collection systems and container production primarily for the dairy industry as well as logistics and process engineering

20.08.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Studienkreis Group to acquire tutoria

  • Add-on acquisition completes next step in growth plan
  • Strategic expansion in e-learning segment

19.08.2015  // AURELIUS sells hotel property in Munich

  • The hotel in Munich’s Glockenbach quarter was purchased from Deutsche Annington in 2010 and has since been further developed
  • Sale to Bavarian real estate investor Heisig & Heisig
  • Significant profit contribution of an amount in the double-digit millions
  • Participation dividend also planned for financial year 2015

13.08.2015  // Very positive performance by Group entities in the first half of 2015 and very positive outlook on the full year

  • Revenues: EUR 932.7 million – consolidated revenues on an annual basis exceed EUR 2 billion for the first time
  • Total EBITDA: EUR 108.6 million – operating EBITDA increases considerably to EUR 62.6 million
  • Already five promising new acquisitions in the current year
  • Net Asset Value rises to EUR 1,193.7 million
  • 2015 will be another record year: Total EBITDA and operating EBITDA expected to exceed the previous year's levels