Interim report January-March 2016


This information is disclosed pursuant to the Swedish Securities Market Act, the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act or requirements stipulated in the listing agreement.

Development in company portfolio

  • Sales growth of +5%
  • Weak earnings trend, adjusted EBITA -14% and EBITA -27%, in line with expectations

Acquisitions and divestments

  • Acquisition of Danish ventilation company airteam
  • Acquisition of Finnish real estate company Serena Properties completed in January

Financial information

  • Profit/share of profits from companies SEK 14m (160), a decline mainly due to changed company portfolio
  • Loss before tax SEK -25m (+91)
  • Earnings per share before dilution SEK -0.18 (-0.14)
  • Continued strong financial position
  • Total return on Ratos share +7%


Watch the film where CEO Susanna Campbell comments on the interim report:

All information related to the interim report can be found here.

Stockholm 10 May 2016
Susanna Campbell

For further information, please contact:
Susanna Campbell, CEO, +46 8 700 17 00
Elin Ljung, Head of Corporate Communications, +46 8 700 17 20