Press Releases & News

Press Releases & News

Press releases and news

24.05.2012  // AURELIUS subsidiary LD DIDACTIC acquires Feedback Instruments, UK’s leading provider of teaching and educational equipment

Synergy effects and international market shares for long-term growth

  • Teaching systems for technical engineering training as a key driver for long-term growth
  • Strengthening of LD’s regional market position in the UK and US
  • The "Feedback Instruments" brand will remain

15.05.2012  // AURELIUS: First quarter of 2012 characterized by growth and successful transactions

  • Consolidated revenues increased to EUR 252.0 million
  • Another successful exit: EUR 10.6 million profit from sale of Consinto
  • Management Board member Ulrich Radlmayr will leave the board when his contract expires
  • Development of the corporate group overall encouraging

02.05.2012  // Getronics: Completion of its acquisition by AURELIUS

  • Getronics unveils international strategy following AURELIUS acquisition
  • Following completion of its acquisition by AURELIUS, Getronics is set to deliver a great breadth of services across Europe and APAC, placing a continued focus on its Getronics Workspace Alliance

12.04.2012  // Aurelius AG wechselt in m:access

  • Börse München baut Mittelstandssegment aus

04.04.2012  // AURELIUS acquires Norwich manufacturing site from Bayer CropScience

  • Further acquisition in Specialty Chemicals business unit
  • Third acquisition by AURELIUS this year

29.03.2012  // AURELIUS publishes its Annual Report 2011

  • Numerous successful transactions were completed in 2011
  • The Group‘s operating performance was positive on the whole
  • Net profit weighed down considerably by impairment losses and non-recurring effects
  • Dividend raised by 54%
  • Outlook for 2012 is positive, further transactions expected in the first six months

07.03.2012  // AURELIUS publishes provisional numbers for 2011

  • Consolidated revenues up 45% to EUR 1,078 million
  • Subsidiaries exhibit positive overall operating performance
  • Operating EBITDA rises to EUR 90 million, net result is negative, due to non-recurring effects
  • Dividend raised to EUR 2,00
  • Good start to the current year 2012

24.01.2012  // AURELIUS acquires Getronics activities in Europe and APAC from Dutch KPN

  • Takeover of activities of the IT service provider in seven European countries (outside of the Netherlands) and in five Asian/Pacific countries (APAC)
  • Continuation of growth of the company to an internationally leading IT service provider in the expanding Getronics Workspace Alliance (GWA)
  • Divestment is part of KPN´s proven strategy of strengthening its global delivery capabilities for major international clients through partnerships

20.01.2012  // AURELIUS sells Consinto to DATAGROUP AG

  • Successful further development and sustainable profitability at Consinto since acquisition by AURELIUS
  • Sales price €17 million plus earnout
  • DATAGROUP intends to significantly expand IT consultancy and outsourcing services

14.11.2011  // AURELIUS grows its business and increases its operating profit in the first nine months of 2011

  • Consolidated revenues up 63 percent to €835.5 million
  • Portfolio companies continue to perform well
  • Acquisition of a 72.5 percent interest in HanseYachts AG completed in the fourth quarter

07.11.2011  // AURELIUS AG: Majority shareholding in HanseYachts AG now in place

  • AURELIUS now has a 72.5 percent shareholding in HanseYachts AG

19.10.2011  // Reederei Deilmann und „Traumschiff“ DEUTSCHLAND mit neuer Eignerin Aurelius auf Erfolgskurs

  • Schwestern Gisa und Hedda Deilmann üben in der Reederei Deilmann keine Funktion mehr aus
  • „Traumschiff“ DEUTSCHLAND von persönlichen Angelegenheiten der Gründerfamilie nicht betroffen
  • Münchner Familien-Holding Aurelius AG 95prozentige Eignerin

22.09.2011  // AURELIIUS-Tochter LD DIDACTIC kauft Spezialisten für Lasersysteme

  • LD DIDACTIC erweitert sein Angebotsspektrum um Photonik unter dem Label „LEYBOLD Photonics – engineered by Dr. Luhs“.
  • LD DIDACTIC übernimmt Produktportfolio von Dr. Luhs
  • Stärkung im Wachstumsmarkt für universitäre Lehrmittel im Bereich Photonik
  • Expansion von LD DIDACTIC nach erfolgreicher Restrukturierung

21.09.2011  // AURELIUS sells Wellman International to Thai Indorama Group

  • Successful development of the company by AURELIUS since acquisition in 2007
  • Company valued at 42 million Euros (enterprise value)
  • Indorama to combine globally leading businesses in virgin and recycled polyester

30.08.2011  // AURELIUS subsidiary Blaupunkt sets up a joint venture in China

  • Blaupunkt, Y&Y Electronics and Dr. Michael Xu found joint venture
  • Rapid expansion of the company location in the planning – Foundation stone laid
  • Significant synergies for positive business development on the local Chinese market

20.08.2011  // Six Star Diamond Award für die MS DEUTSCHLAND

  • Internationale Auszeichnung unterstreicht Spitzenqualität
  • „Traumschiff“ als Preisträger der von Frank Sinatra gegründeten American Academy of Hospitality Sciences
  • Bestnoten bei internationalem Bewertungssystem
  • DEUTSCHLAND als einziges Kreuzfahrtschiff unter deutscher Flagge bereits national mit der „5 Sterne Superior“ Klassifizierung der DEHOGA ausgezeichnet