News of AURELIUS Group

AURELIUS Growth Investments

24.06.2022  // AURELIUS Growth Investments’ portfolio company Ringbeck acquires Roehse & Fischer GmbH & Co KG

  • Acquisition of a regionally leading full-service provider in the gardening and landscaping sector
  • Strengthening of the market position in the economically strong region of East Westphalia
  • Successful implementation of the buy and build strategy
AURELIUS Growth Investments

24.06.2022  // Dr. Jens Stief wird neuer CEO der connexta Gruppe

Dr. Jens Stief übernimmt am 01. Juni 2022 als CEO die Führung der connexta Gruppe und wird das weitere Wachstum beschleunigen und die Ausrichtung der Gruppe schärfen.

AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

21.06.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities: Results of the 2022 Annual General Meeting

  • All proposed resolutions of the management approved by large majorities
  • Dividend of EUR 1.50 per share resolved
  • Rosa Riera elected as new member of the Supervisory Board
  • Strengthening of Investment focus on midmarket and Operating Model ongoing
  • Three Exits achieved in 2022 with more to be expected, despite challenging market environment 

20.06.2022  // AURELIUS acquires dental bauer and Pluradent in a combined transaction to form leading German dental distribution platform

  • AURELIUS agrees to acquire dental bauer from Linneweh family and Pluradent from self-administration
  • Combination of the two companies creates leading German dental distribution platform with more than EUR 300m in revenues
  • Linneweh family significantly reinvests in new joint platform and will drive growth with support from AURELIUS
  • 6th transaction within the AURELIUS co-investment structure
AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

15.06.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities decides to withdraw 1,000,000 shares, following successful completion of a share buyback program

Munich, June 15, 2022 – AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA (ISIN DE000A0JK2A8) has decided to withdraw 1,000,000 own shares, that were acquired in the share buyback programme 2020. This represents to approximately 3.36 percent of the company´s share capital. The step follows the successful completion of a recent share buyback programme, including 1,000,000 shares, that was carried out between November 2021 and May 2022.

AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

13.06.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities sells portfolio company Hammerl to BACHL Unternehmensgruppe

  • Hammerl GmbH has experienced tremendous growth since the company came under AURELIUS ownership in 2016
  • 2022 has already proven to be a highly profitable fiscal year with further exits to be expected
AURELIUS Real Estate Opportunities

07.06.2022  // AURELIUS Real Estate Opportunities signs lease contract with globally active technology firm from Stuttgart as first new tenant for RUBIQ

  • Hybrid commercial building with a total of 17,500 square metres of flexible rental units on the east side of Munich
  • First new tenant a renowned technology company from Stuttgart mainly active in the automotive industry
  • Building completely revitalised according to ESG criteria in 2022, with focus on high flexibility of use
  • Other units available for tenants from innovation-driven industries
AURELIUS Refugee Initiative

17.05.2022  // AURELIUS Refugee Initiative has donated EUR 50,000 to the International Rescue Committee

Ukraine still faces war. The AURELIUS Refugee Initiative has donated EUR 50,000 to the International Rescue Committee. We hope that our funds will contribute to alleviating the suffering.

AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

12.05.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities begins the 2022 financial year with a robust first quarter

  • Total consolidated revenues reach EUR 759.9 million, annualized consolidated revenues come to EUR 2,975.8 million
  • Operating EBITDA comes to EUR 49.7 million
  • Modest increase in net asset value to EUR 1,014.7 million
  • High level of transaction activity, with five add-on acquisitions and three more co-investments already
  • Outlook marked by uncertain market environment

21.04.2022  // AURELIUS Group joins UN Global Compact Initiative

AURELIUS Growth Investments

08.04.2022  // AURELIUS Growth Investments IT services group connexta acquires Anduras AG

  • Acquisition of a specialized IT service provider focused on network technology and network security
  • Strengthened market position in southern Germany
  • Successful implementation of Buy and Build Strategy
AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

04.04.2022  // AURELIUS portfolio company VAG closed acquisition of Brazilian supplier of valve solutions RTS

  • Deal increases VAG’s geographical reach and product offering in Brazil and Latin America
  • Acquisition supports VAG’s ambition to strengthen its position as the leading supplier of water and wastewater valves on a global scale
  • AURELIUS` fifth add-on acquisition in 2022, underlining buy-and-built strategy
AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

28.03.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities publishes Annual Report 2021: Confirmation of very strong numbers for the 2021 financial year

  • Operating EBITDA rises by 50% to EUR 249.7 million, considerably higher gains on exits
  • Dividend raised to EUR 1.50 per share thanks to ample cash reserves of EUR 444.0 million, lucrative exits, and excellent operating performance
  • Transparency enhanced further by the presentation of net asset value on a net basis, after deduction of transaction costs and management compensation upon sale of portfolio companies
  • Outlook: Dynamic start to the 2022 financial year and upbeat outlook despite the current geopolitical uncertainties
AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

23.03.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities plans for a dividend increase to EUR 1.50

  • Increase in planed dividend by 50% yoy
  • Dividend payout of EUR 42.2 million proposed for financial year 2021
  • Shareholders to participate in the strong development
AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

17.03.2022  // AURELIUS Equity Opportunities reports very strong preliminary numbers for the 2021 financial year

  • Operating EBITDA up 50% to EUR 249.7 million
  • Cash holdings rise to EUR 444.0 million
  • Outlook: Dynamic start to the 2022 financial year, with the highly lucrative exit of distance learning university AKAD, four add-on acquisitions, and three co-investment acquisitions
AURELIUS Equity Opportunities

16.03.2022  // Portfolio Company European Imaging Group acquires majority stake in

  • European Imaging Group acquires majority stake in, the market-leading omni-channel retailer of camera and video equipment in Poland
  • The acquisition marks further expansion of the European Imaging Group's pan-European growth strategy
  • founder and CEO Jaroslaw Banacki to remain shareholder and to take an active part in the future development of the company