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VAT Group AG (VACN.S)

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15 Dec 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

VAT Group: Partners Group places 2.8 million VAT shares
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 01:21am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::‍MEDIA RELEASE ON BLOCK SALE OF VAT SHARES BY PARTNERS GROUP​.VAT GROUP - ‍FUNDS MANAGED AND/OR ADVISED BY PARTNERS GROUP PLACED 2.8 MILLION VAT SHARES (APPROX. 9.33% OF CAPITAL) AT CHF 127PER SHARE.‍FUNDS MANAGED AND/OR ADVISED BY PARTNERS GROUP WILL CONTINUE TO HOLD APPROX 3.74% OF VAT SHARE CAPITAL​.  Full Article

VAT Group Q3 net sales up 29 pct at CHF 167 mln
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 01:00am EDT 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG :‍CONFIRMS OUTLOOK 2017​.‍AT END OF Q3 OF 2017, VAT'S ORDER BACKLOG WAS CHF 179 MILLION​.‍Q3 NET SALES IN QUARTER AMOUNTED TO CHF 167 MILLION, AN INCREASE OF 29%​.  Full Article

VAT names Michael Allison as new CEO
Tuesday, 3 Oct 2017 01:11am EDT 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG :‍VAT NAMES MICHAEL ALLISON AS NEW CEO, HEINZ KUNDERT TO BE PROPOSED FOR BOARD SEAT AT NEXT AGM​.‍MICHAEL ALLISON WILL JOIN VAT IN Q1 OF 2018 AND SUCCEED HEINZ KUNDERT AS CEO AFTER AN ORDERLY TRANSITION PERIOD​.  Full Article

VAT Group: block sale of VAT shares by Partners Group
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 01:12am EDT 

Sept 28 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::‍FUNDS MANAGED AND/OR ADVISED BY PARTNERS GROUP SOLD 3 MILLION VAT SHARES (REPRESENTING 10% OF SHARE CAPITAL) TO RUDOLF MAAG​.‍ACCORDINGLY, UPON SETTLEMENT PARTNERS GROUP WILL CONTINUE TO HOLD APPROXIMATELY 13.07% OF VAT SHARE CAPITAL​.IS PLEASED TO HAVE RUDOLF MAAG AS ANOTHER EXPERIENCED MATERIAL SHAREHOLDER.  Full Article

VAT Group: Capvis Funds places a total of 1.4 mln VAT shares
Thursday, 31 Aug 2017 01:06am EDT 

Aug 31 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::CAPVIS FUNDS HAVE PLACED A TOTAL OF 1,435,188 VAT SHARES AT AN OFFER PRICE OF CHF 120 PER SHARE.UPON SETTLEMENT OF PLACEMENT, CAPVIS FUNDS WILL NO LONGER HOLD ANY VAT SHARES.FREE FLOAT OF VAT SHARES, WHICH IS PRESENTLY APPROXIMATELY 72.2%, WILL INCREASE TO APPROXIMATELY 77.0%.  Full Article

VAT Group H1 net income at CHF 59.5 mln
Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 01:19am EDT 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG :H1 ORDER INTAKE UP 45% TO CHF 372 MILLION; NET SALES INCREASE BY 39% TO CHF 326 MILLION.H1 ADJUSTED EBITDA PLUS 33% TO CHF 98 MILLION.OUTLOOK 2017: SALES GROWTH OF AROUND 30% EXPECTED AT CONSTANT FX.FOR 2017 SEES ADJUSTED EBITDA MARGIN TO BE MAINTAINED APPROXIMATELY AT SAME LEVEL AS IN 2016.CAPEX TO BE AROUND 6% OF NET SALES IN 2017.NET INCOME ATTRIBUTABLE TO SHAREHOLDERS OF CHF 59.5 MILLION IN FIRST SIX MONTHS OF 2017.  Full Article

VAT Group now sees FY net sales up 30 pct
Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 11:52am EDT 

July 25 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::‍ORDER INTAKE IN H1 INCREASED TO APPROXIMATELY CHF 372 MILLION, UP 44% FROM A YEAR EARLIER​.‍H1 NET SALES APPROXIMATELY CHF 326 MILLION, REPRESENTING AN INCREASE OF AROUND 38%​.‍ADJUSTED EBITDA IN FIRST SIX MONTHS OF 2017 WAS APPROXIMATELY CHF 98 MILLION​.‍FOR 2017 NOW EXPECTS TO GROW ITS NET SALES BY AROUND 30% AT CONSTANT FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATES, VERSUS PREVIOUS GUIDANCE OF AT LEAST 20%​.‍FOR 2017 STILL EXPECTS TO MAINTAIN ITS ADJUSTED EBITDA MARGIN AT APPROXIMATELY SAME LEVEL AS IN 2016 AT 31.1%​.  Full Article

VAT Group: 2.75 million VAT shares placed with institutional investors
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 01:07am EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::‍HAS BEEN INFORMED THAT FUNDS MANAGED AND/OR ADVISED BY PARTNERS GROUP AND CAPVIS, HAVE PLACED WITH INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS A TOTAL OF 2.75 MILLION VAT SHARES AT AN OFFER PRICE OF CHF 120 PER SHARE​.‍UPON SETTLEMENT OF PLACEMENT FUNDS MANAGED AND/OR ADVISED BY PARTNERS GROUP AND CAPVIS WILL CONTINUE TO HOLD APPROXIMATELY 27.8% OF VAT SHARE CAPITAL​.  Full Article

VAT Group: placement of up to 164,968 VAT shares held by Management Shareholders
Monday, 22 May 2017 01:06am EDT 

May 22 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::PLACEMENT OF UP TO 164,968 VAT SHARES HELD BY MANAGEMENT SHAREHOLDERS.SIX MEMBERS OF MANAGEMENT SHAREHOLDERS, INCLUDING CEO AND CFO OF VAT GROUP AG, INTEND TO PLACE UP TO 164,968 REGISTERED SHARES OF VAT GROUP AG VIA AN ACCELERATED BOOK-BUILDING.  Full Article

VAT Group Q1 net sales up 42% to CHF 165 million
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 01:11am EDT 

May 17 (Reuters) - VAT GROUP AG ::Q1 ORDER INTAKE UP 35% YEAR-OVER-YEAR, NET SALES INCREASE 42%.OUTLOOK 2017 CONFIRMED.VAT'S ORDER INTAKE INCREASED BY 35% IN Q1 TO CHF 182 MILLION COMPARED TO SAME QUARTER IN PREVIOUS YEAR.Q1 NET SALES GREW TO CHF 165 MILLION, REPRESENTING AN INCREASE OF 42% COMPARED TO Q1 OF 2016.VAT EXPECTS CAPITAL EXPENDITURES IN 2017 AND 2018 TO BE AROUND 5% OF SALES.  Full Article