Ratos: Interim report January-March 2014

Regulatory Information 2014-05-08

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* Earnings before tax adjusted for exit gains SEK -25m (-99) * Earnings before tax SEK -25m (799) * Earnings per share before dilution SEK -0.25 (2.53) * Stable performance in the holdings * Increased market activity for several holdings * Unchanged positive outlook for 2014 * Total return on Ratos shares +8%
Telephone conference today at 10.00 a.m. CET, tel +46 8 505 201 10. Conference ID "Ratos".
Stockholm 8 May 2014
Susanna Campbell CEO
For further information, please contact: Susanna Campbell, CEO, +46 8 700 17 00 Emma Rheborg, Head of Corporate Communications, +46 8 700 17 20

Financial calendar from Ratos: Interim Report January-June 2014 14 August 2014
Interim Report January-September 2014 7 November 2014
Year-end report 2014 19 February 2015

Ratos is a private equity conglomerate. The company's mission is to maximise shareholder value over time through the professional, active and responsible exercise of its ownership role in primarily medium to large unlisted Nordic companies. Ratos's holdings include AH Industries, Aibel, Arcus-Gruppen, Biolin Scientific, Bisnode, DIAB, Euromaint, GS-Hydro, Hafa Bathroom Group, HENT, HL Display, Inwido, Jøtul, KVD, Mobile Climate Control, Nebula, Nordic Cinema Group and SB Seating. Ratos is listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm and market capitalisation amounts to approximately SEK 22 billion.