Wirecard AG continues positive business growth
Wirecard AG / Key word(s): Preliminary Results/Half Year Results
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According to preliminary figures for the second quarter of fiscal 2013
Wirecard continues its positive business growth.
Consolidated revenues were up from EUR 94.3 million in the previous year
period by 22.5 percent to reach EUR 115.5 million in the second quarter of
fiscal 2013. After the first six months of fiscal 2013 revenues came to EUR
216.6 million, an increase by 22 percent from the previous year period
(6M/2012: EUR 177.9 million).
Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA)
increased by about 15 percent from EUR 26.1 million to EUR 30.0 million,
taking investments in the new business area of Mobile Payments into
account. EBITDA after 6 months of fiscal 2013 amounted to EUR 56.3 million,
up by 14 percent from EUR 49.4 million in the previous year period.
Wirecard AG's Management Board is still expecting a strong business
performance and confirms its forecast for the fiscal year 2013 to reach
EBITDA of between EUR 120 to EUR 130 million.
All results are preliminary. The interim report for the second
quarter/6-months of 2013 will be published on August 14, 2013.
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