20.01.2014

Wirecard AG: Preliminary results for the year 2013, EBITDA Guidance 2014


Wirecard AG / Key word(s): Preliminary Results/Forecast
20.01.2014 20:29

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Wirecard AG records a successful fiscal year 2013.
According to preliminary figures consolidated revenues were up by 22 percent to reach EUR 482.2 million (2012: EUR 394.6 million). Preliminary Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) rose by 15 percent from EUR 109.2 million in the previous year to EUR 126.0 million, taking investments in the new business area of Mobile Payments into account.

In the fourth quarter of 2013 preliminary Group revenues came to EUR 141.1 million (Q4/2012: EUR 115.1 million), up by 23 percent. EBITDA in Q4/2013 rose by 16 percent to EUR 36.2 million (Q4/2012: EUR 31.1 million).
For the fiscal year 2014, the Management Board is expecting a sustained business development and strong growth in all core markets of Wirecard AG.
Wirecard AG's Management Board is forecasting for the fiscal year 2014 Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of between EUR 160 million to EUR 175 million.

All results are preliminary. The Annual Report 2013 will be published on April 9, 2014.

Contact:
Iris Stöckl 
VP Corp.Com./IR 
Tel.: +49 (0)89-4424-1424
e-Mail: iris.stoeckl@wirecard.com
http://www.wirecard.com
ISIN DE0007472060
Reuters: WDI.GDE
Bloomberg: WDI GY


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Language:     English
Company:      Wirecard AG
              Einsteinring 35
              85609 Aschheim b. München
              Germany
Phone:        +49 (0)89-4424 1400
Fax:          +49 (0)89-4424 1500
E-mail:       ir@wirecard.com
Internet:     www.wirecard.com
ISIN:         DE0007472060
WKN:          747206
Indices: TecDAX, Prime All Share, Technology All Share Listed: Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, München, Stuttgart  
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