Actua Makes Announcement Regarding Release of Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results

RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Actua Corporation (Nasdaq:ACTA) (“Actua” or “the Company”) announced today that it will release third quarter 2017 financial results after market close on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

On September 25, 2017, the Company announced that it had entered into definitive agreements to sell its three majority-owned businesses. In light of the pending sales, the Company will not hold a conference call following the issuance of its third quarter 2017 financial results release on November 9, 2017. For more information related to the transactions, please refer to the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission or click here:

About Actua
Actua Corporation (Nasdaq:ACTA), the multi-vertical cloud company, brings the power of the cloud to vertical markets and processes.  Actua is pioneering the second wave of the SaaS revolution - the vertical wave - by growing cloud businesses that are transforming their markets.  With approximately 700 employees delivering unrivaled domain knowledge, agility and responsiveness to our customers, Actua’s rapidly growing vertical cloud businesses are positioned to lead this wave.  For the latest information about Actua and its brands, please go to

Safe Harbor Statement under Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

The statements contained in this press release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  These forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, risks associated with the failure of the transactions contemplated by either or both of the agreements we have entered into for the sale of our three majority-owned businesses to be consummated, our ability to compete successfully in highly-competitive, rapidly-developing markets, the valuation of public and private cloud-based businesses by analysts, investors and other market participants, our ability to deploy capital effectively and on acceptable terms, the effect of economic conditions generally, capital spending by our customers, our ability to retain existing customer relationships and revenue streams and secure new ones, developments in the markets in which we operate and our ability to respond to those changes in a timely and effective manner, the availability, performance and security of our cloud-based technology, particularly in light of increased cybersecurity risks and concerns, our ability to retain key personnel, our ability to successfully integrate any acquired business, the impact of any potential acquisitions, dispositions, share repurchases or other strategic transactions (including in connection with the execution and consummation thereof), our ability to have continued access to capital and to manage capital resources effectively, our ability to satisfy the closing conditions for the transactions described above, our ability to monetize our remaining minority investments for sufficient value and other risks and uncertainties detailed in Actua's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  These and other factors may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected.

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