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Ratos AB (RATOb.ST)

RATOb.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

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Ratos says sells all its Arcus shares
Monday, 20 Mar 2017 03:02am EDT 

Ratos : Ratos has sold its holding of 23.6 pct in Arcus . Says sale was made at a price of NOK 47.40 per share, a total of NOK 762 mln, and gives an estimated exit gain of approximately SEK 30 mln . Ratos has sold its shareholding of 23.6 pct in Arcus ASA to Canica AS and Sundt AS .Following the sale, Ratos owns no shares in Arcus.  Full Article

Ratos subsidiary Bisnode buys Global Group in Germany
Friday, 17 Mar 2017 03:31am EDT 

Ratos Ab : Ratos's subsidiary Bisnode is acquiring Global Group Dialog Solutions AG, a German leading marketing solutions provider . In conjunction with the transaction, Ratos is contributing approximately SEK 54m for its holding . The company has approximately 60 employees. Annual sales are approximately EUR 10.5m .The acquisition is expected to be completed at the end of April 2017.  Full Article

Ratos swings to operating profit in Q4
Friday, 17 Feb 2017 02:00am EST 

Ratos Ab : Says proposed dividend of SEK 2.00 per share (3.25) . Fy16 portfolio's adjusted EBITA amounted to SEK 1,005 mln (1,233) .Q4 operating profit SEK 1,551 mln (-478).  Full Article

Ratos to receive dividend of 18 mln euro from Ledil
Monday, 6 Feb 2017 04:30am EST 

Ratos Ab : Ledil refinanced - ratos to receive eur 18 mln .Ratos will receive a dividend of approximately EUR 18m for its holding of 66 pct in its subsidiary Ledil, a provider of secondary optics for LED lighting.  Full Article

Statoil awards $156 mln work to Aibel, Aker Solutions, Kvaerner
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 02:47am EST 

Statoil Asa : Aibel and Aker Solutions have, on behalf of the licence partners, been awarded contracts for hook-up and commissioning assistance for the Johan Sverdrup field centre, phase 1, off Norway . Says contracts have a total value of slightly less than NOK 1.3 billion ($156.34 million), excluding options . Says Aibel has been awarded contract for hook-up and commissioning of drilling platform on Johan Sverdrup field centre in 2018 .Aker Solutions separately said its NOK 900 million part of the contract would be split about 50/50 with Kvaerner [nGNE1mTMVR].  Full Article

Ratos to sell entire stake in AH industries
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 09:15am EST 

Ratos Ab : Ratos ab says ratos has signed an agreement to divest all of its shares, corresponding to a holding of 70%, in subsidiary AH industries. .Ratos ab says enterprise value amounts to approximately DKK 240m for 100% of company.  Full Article

Ratos says Biolin divests Analytical Instruments
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016 02:30am EST 

Ratos Ab : Biolin Scientific divests Analytical Instruments .Says divestment is not expected to generate a significant exit gain for Ratos.  Full Article

AddLife signs agreement to buy all shares in Biolin Scientific
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016 02:30am EST 

AddLife AB : Has signed agreement to acquire all shares in Biolin Scientific AB, part of group Biolin Scientific, owned by Ratos . Acquisition is expected to have marginally positive effect on AddLife's earnings per share .Biolin Scientific has during several years had strong international growth with good profitability and turnover of about 100 million Swedish crowns ($11 million).  Full Article

Ratos says preparing for Oslo IPO of wine and spirits firm Arcus
Friday, 4 Nov 2016 03:00am EDT 

Ratos AB : Ratos AB: Arcus prepares for IPO . Says Arcus intend to list the company's shares on the Oslo Stock Exchange . Says Arcus is one of the leading wine and spirits suppliers in the Nordic region . Says listing of Arcus is expected to deliver a strong and diversified long-term ownership base that can support the company's continued growth strategy and strengthen its market position . Says Arcus had sales of about NOK 2,572m and adjusted EBITDA of about NOK 340m per rolling 12 months as of 30 September 2016. . Ratos's holding in Arcus amounts to 83% . Says ABG Sundal Collier ASA and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (Publ), have been appointed joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners for the listing, with Carnegie AS as joint bookrunner .Advokatfirmaet Wiersholm AS will serve as legal advisor to Arcus and Ratos..  Full Article

Ratos to book impairments of around 1.7 bln SEK in Q3
Friday, 14 Oct 2016 01:00am EDT 

Ratos Ab : says in conjunction with publication of its third-quarter report, ratos will implement considerable impairments of book values . in total, it is expected that impairment of goodwill and shares in associates attributable to owners of parent will amount to approximately sek 1.7 billion . impairment is attributable to portfolio companies of aibel, ah industries, biolin scientific, euromaint and jøtul . The total impairment attributable to the owners of the parent is expected to amount to approximately SEK 1.7 billion, of which approximately SEK 1.1 billion is attributable to the impairment of Aibel's book value. . "Some of our companies are operating under tough market conditions and are showing a weak earnings trend. To reflect the companies' market conditions, we are adapting our book values .The exact amount of the impairment will be established in the third-quarter report and will be charged to the Ratos Group's net earnings.  Full Article

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BRIEF-Ratos says sells all its Arcus shares

* Says sale was made at a price of NOK 47.40 per share, a total of NOK 762 mln, and gives an estimated exit gain of approximately SEK 30 mln