DGAP-Adhoc: Catalis SE: Unaudited preliminary figures 2013 and guidance 2014: Turnaround confirmed, further growth in revenue and profit expected for 2014

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Ad Hoc News:  Unaudited preliminary figures 2013 and guidance 2014:
Turnaround confirmed, further growth in revenue and profit expected for
2014

Eindhoven, February 24, 2014 - Catalis SE, the worldwide service provider
for the digital media and entertainment industry, is pleased to announce
significant trading progress in fiscal year 2013 and expects further
improvement in 2014. Unaudited, preliminary figures for 2013 are:

*    Revenue for fiscal year 2013 expected to exceed EUR 28.5m (2012: EUR
27.0m).

*    Subsidiaries Kuju and Testronic Labs are both profitable in 2013
resulting in a group     operating profit of not less than EUR 2.0m (EBIT).
This represents a significant improvement compared to the 2012 EBIT of EUR
800k.

*   Strong operating cash flow has enabled Catalis to repay more than EUR
2.0m of bank debt, reducing bank debt to EUR 7.1m at year end 2013 (2012:
EUR 9.1m).

After confirming the company's turnaround in 2013, Catalis expects further
revenue and profit growth in 2014 as follows:

*    Expected revenue for fiscal year 2014 of not less than EUR 31.0m

*    Expected EBIT for fiscal year 2014 of not less than EUR 2.5m 

For further information on Catalis SE and its wholly owned subsidiaries,
Testronic Labs, DDP and Kuju, please refer to www.catalisgroup.com,
www.testroniclabs.com and www.kuju.com.

For further questions please contact our Investor Relations team directly:

 

Catalis SE
Investor Relations Team
t: +49 89 24 41 18 - 223
f: +49 89 24 41 18 - 228
info@catalisgroup.com 

About Catalis SE:

Catalis is a worldwide leading outsourcing provider focusing on high-end
technical services relating to the creation of digital content for the
film, video games and software industries. Catalis offers both testing and
development services. It operates through its wholly-owned subsidiaries
Testronic Labs and Kuju from eight locations throughout the US, the UK,
Poland, Belgium and the Netherlands.


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Language:     English
Company:      Catalis SE
              Geldropseweg 26-28
              5611 SJ Eindhoven
              Netherlands
Phone:        +31 (0)40 2135930
Fax:          +31 (0)40 2135604
E-mail:       info@catalisgroup.com
Internet:     www.catalisgroup.com
ISIN:         NL0010447306
WKN:          A1T98Z
Listed:       Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (General Standard);
              Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, München, Stuttgart
 
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