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secunet Security Networks AG: preliminary figures for the 2013
financial year

23.01.2014 / 08:00


secunet Security Networks AG: preliminary figures for the 2013 financial

[Essen, 23 January 2014] secunet Security Networks AG (ISIN DE0007276503,
WKN 727650), a leading German supplier of high-quality IT security and an
IT security partner of the Federal Republic of Germany, published its
preliminary figures for its 2013 Annual Financial Statements today. The
company reached its projected figures for both revenue and earnings before
interest and taxes (EBIT). The order book at the end of the year was above
the previous year's level, and accordingly, secunet's growth forecast for
the current 2014 financial year is good.

As forecast in October, in the 2013 financial year the secunet Group
achieved revenue of Euro 63.9m (compared with Euro 67.2m in the previous
year), as well as earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) of Euro 3.7m
(Euro 5.7m in the previous year).

'2013 was characterised by high expenditure for winning and implementing
major projects, which is why our revenue and EBIT results are lower than
last year,' commented Dr Rainer Baumgart, Chairman of the Management Board
of secunet Security Networks AG.

As at 31 December 2013, the order book was worth Euro 40.3m, which
represents a 7% increase compared with the figure at the end of 2012 (Euro

'We are starting the new year with an excellent order book. We also
significantly optimised our products and customer support in 2013. secunet
is a trusted supplier of high-quality security solutions, and in light of
the current debate on information and data security, we expect demand to
increase further,' explained Dr Rainer Baumgart. 'We are very confident
that we will be able to continue the growth trend seen in previous years in
the current financial year.'

secunet will publish the complete 2013 Annual Financial Statements and the
2013 Annual Report on 25 March 2014. Further information can be found at

Press contact

Christine Skropke

Patrick Franitza
Press Relations Officer

secunet Security Networks AG
Kronprinzenstrasse 30
45128 Essen/Germany
Phone +49 201 54 54-1234
Fax +49 201 54 54-1235
E-mail: presse@secunet.com

About secunet

secunet is one of the leading German providers of high-quality IT security.
Over 300 experts work in the areas of cryptography, e-government, business
security and automotive security, and develop innovative products in these
fields in addition to highly secure and reliable solutions. Many DAX
companies as well as numerous authorities and organisations are among
secunet's national and international customers, which total over 500.
secunet is IT security partner of the Federal Republic of Germany and
partner in the Alliance for Cyber Security.
secunet was founded in 1997 and achieved sales of EUR 67.2 million in 2012.
secunet Security Networks AG is listed on the Prime Standard of the German
Stock Exchange

Additional data is available from www.secunet.com


This press release contains prospective statements. Prospective statements
are statements which do not describe actual facts from the past; they also
comprise of statements about our suppositions and expectations. Every
statement in this press release which reflects our intentions,
suppositions, expectations or forecasts (together with the suppositions
which give rise to such views) constitutes a prospective statement. These
statements refer to plans, estimates and forecasts which the management of
secunet Security Networks AG currently dispose of. Thus prospective
statements only refer to the day on which they were made. We shall accept
no obligation to further develop such statements in the light of new
information or future results.

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Language:    English                                                
Company:     secunet Security Networks AG                           
             Kronprinzenstrasse 30                                  
             45128 Essen                                            
Phone:       +49 (0)201 - 5454 - 1227                               
Fax:         +49 (0)201 - 5454 - 1228                               
E-mail:      investor.relations@secunet.com                         
Internet:    www.secunet.com                                        
ISIN:        DE0007276503                                           
WKN:         727650                                                 
Listed:      Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard);       
             Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Hannover,  
             München, Stuttgart                                     
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