Press Releases & News

Press Releases & News

Press releases and news

23.09.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Publicitas sells cinema activity

  • Strategic buyer Weischer Beteiligungs GmbH aims to expand niche business
  • Turnaround yields return to profit in 2016
  • Reinforced core activities in print and online marketing

28.08.2015  // AURELIUS acquires the ARBAprocessing Group

  • Leading European manufacturer of vehicle modules and containers mainly for the dairy industry and dairy engineering
  • Succession solution found for Barlian Management Consulting GmbH and the Barlian family
  • Two successful production units: Vehicle modules for milk collection systems and container production primarily for the dairy industry as well as logistics and process engineering

20.08.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Studienkreis Group to acquire tutoria

  • Add-on acquisition completes next step in growth plan
  • Strategic expansion in e-learning segment

19.08.2015  // AURELIUS sells hotel property in Munich

  • The hotel in Munich’s Glockenbach quarter was purchased from Deutsche Annington in 2010 and has since been further developed
  • Sale to Bavarian real estate investor Heisig & Heisig
  • Significant profit contribution of an amount in the double-digit millions
  • Participation dividend also planned for financial year 2015

13.08.2015  // Very positive performance by Group entities in the first half of 2015 and very positive outlook on the full year

  • Revenues: EUR 932.7 million – consolidated revenues on an annual basis exceed EUR 2 billion for the first time
  • Total EBITDA: EUR 108.6 million – operating EBITDA increases considerably to EUR 62.6 million
  • Already five promising new acquisitions in the current year
  • Net Asset Value rises to EUR 1,193.7 million
  • 2015 will be another record year: Total EBITDA and operating EBITDA expected to exceed the previous year's levels

21.07.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary ISOCHEM growing after reorientation

  • 30 percent sales growth in 2015
  • Investments in new production facility

29.06.2015  // AURELIUS starts new share repurchase program

  • The program will run from July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016
  • Repurchase of up to 9.1 percent of share capital
  • Maximum value of around €112.5 million based on current market capitalization

26.06.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Scholl Footwear expanding

  • Double-digit growth in long-standing markets
  • Market entry in Germany and online business

22.06.2015  // AURELIUS acquires remaining shares in Getronics

  • Acquisition follows on the company’s positive performance
  • Getronics/Connectis Group to become an all-round IT consulting firm
  • Above-average growth and rising profitability in 2015

18.06.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary Studienkreis celebrates its 60th opening

  • New branch offices make a significant contribution to the Studienkreis Group's sales revenue
  • Further growth in revenue and earnings targeted

15.06.2015  // Getronics Germany Group completes integration of IDS GmbH

  • IDS GmbH now fully integrated into Getronics Group
  • Getronics Group becoming a market-leading Workspace specialist in German market
  • Recent strategic achievements growing size and portfolio focus


15.06.2015  // AURELIUS AG: Press Release on the Annual General Meeting 2015

  • Record dividend of EUR 2.00 per share (+90 percent)
  • New Supervisory Board elected
  • Shareholders approve conversion to SE & Co. KGaA

11.06.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary brightONE Consulting lands major orders

  • Telefónica Germany opts for SocialCom® from brightONE

25.05.2015  // AURELIUS subsidiary SECOP wins the Innovation Award 2015

  • SECOP honored with the Innovation Award 2015 on the occasion of the China Refrigeration Exhibition 2015
  • Strong growth on sustainable products for the world of tomorrow
  • Very good start to the current year

13.05.2015  // AURELIUS reports good start in the first quarter of 2015

  • Consolidated revenues up 11 percent to EUR 433.9 million (Q1 2014: EUR 390.5 million)
  • Operating EBITDA raised to EUR 26.7 million (Q1 2014: EUR 25.5 million) despite several successful company disposals
  • Three acquisitions already completed in 2015 – further busy deal activity planned
  • International strategy: conversion into SE & Co. KGaA planned

08.05.2015  // AURELIUS AG: Upcoming annual general meeting to shape future of the corporate group

  • Conversion to legal form of SE & Co. KGaA planned
  • Authorized capital increase to be boosted to up to EUR 15.84 million with facility to exclude subscription rights limited to no more than 20 percent of capital stock
  • Withdrawal of shares bought back

03.05.2015  // AURELIUS successfully closes the acquisition of the Tavex Group’s European operations

  • Leading producer of denim fabrics for jeans production with headquarter in Spain and production facility in Morocco
  • Focus on expanding the market presence and growing the customer base in Central and Northern Europe
  • Ongoing optimization of production and supply chain processes will continue
  • AURELIUS’s transaction pipeline remains well filled