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  • Kaba reaches 1 billion Swiss francs of sales - Annual results to 30 June 2014

    Rümlang,

    Kaba Group has posted pleasing results for the 2013/2014 financial year. The company reached the major milestone of one billion Swiss francs of sales: consolidated sales rose 4.1% to CHF 1,003.5 million (prior year: CHF 964.3 million). In local currency, sales even went up by 5.2%. This outcome easily exceeded Kaba’s target of 1.5% to 2.5% organic growth.

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  • Acquisition of majority stake in Dorsët Kaba and three additional businesses completed

    Rümlang,

    Kaba Group completed the acquisition of an additional 25% of shares in Dorset Kaba (India) on 31 July 2014, and now owns 74% of this joint venture. All formalities of the transaction have been settled and the Indian authorities have given the necessary approvals for the announced acquisition.

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  • New division: Kaba focuses and strengthens business in Asia

    Rümlang,

    Kaba is adjusting its group structure. The existing Access + Data Systems (ADS) EMEA/AP division is being split into an ADS EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) division and an ADS AP (Asia Pacific) division. ADS EMEA will remain under the proven leadership of Roberto Gaspari. Jim-Heng Lee will take over responsibility for the new ADS AP division as COO and Member of the Executive Board.

    Patrick Grawehr is resigning from his position as Chief of Staff and member of the Executive Committee of Kaba Group, with effect from 31 October 2014.

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  • Majority stake in Dorsët Kaba joint venture: Kaba increases its investment in India

    Rümlang,

    Kaba acquires another 25% of the shares of the Dorset Kaba joint venture and gets majority stake (from 49% to 74%). This will give the company the opportunity to establish a stronger presence in the Indian market. Kaba now has direct access to a distribution network of more than 1,800 retailers and distribution partners. Dorset Kaba employs around 1,000 people and achieves annual sales of CHF 22 million.

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  • Key figures 2012/2013

    Half-year results to 31 December 2013: Kaba posts growth and keeps investing

    Rümlang,

    Kaba reported growth of 3.3% for the first half of the 2013/2014 financial year, generating sales of CHF 480.9 million. In local currency, the Group grew by 4.3%. The company achieved EBITDA of CHF 74.7 million, giving an EBITDA margin of 15.5%. Net profit came to CHF 40.1 million.

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  • Kaba switches from IFRS to Swiss GAAP FER

    Rümlang,

    The Board of Directors of Kaba Holding AG has decided to change to Swiss GAAP FER for the preparation of the company's consolidated accounts as from the new financial year (starting 1 July 2014). Kaba's registered shares remain listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and are still included in the Swiss Performance Index (SPI).

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  • Kaba expands activities in Brazilian market - Acquisition of Task Sistemas de Computação S/A

    Rümlang,

    By acquiring Task Sistemas de Computação S/A, based in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Kaba Group is expanding its activities in the promising Brazilian market. The company, which has its own assembly operation, supplies private and business customers through three offices and more than ten distribution partners.

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  • Kaba Group: Frank Belflower to resign

    Rümlang,

    Frank Belflower (60) is resigning for health reasons with effect from 1 March 2014 from his position as Executive Vice President Group Business Development and member of the Executive Committee of Kaba Group.

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  • The new Kaba star - security in top shape

    Thanks to its almost unlimited application potential the Kaba star has been the undisputed leader of mechanical locking systems for decades. Kaba now presents its classic model in a new design.

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  • Capital Market Day: Kaba aims for profitable growth

    Rümlang,

    At its Capital Market Day in Vittorio Veneto (IT) today, Kaba Group is showing how it intends to achieve its mid-term targets for the 2015/2016 financial year, and explain-ing what conditions will have to be in place for this to be possible. It is aiming for 5.0% to 6.0% organic growth and an EBITDA margin of 18.0% (in local currency terms).

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  • Cooperation between Swisscom, LEGIC® and Kaba

    Thanks to the cooperation between Swisscom, LEGIC® and Kaba, it will soon be possible in Switzerland to safely and easily integrate time and attendance recording and access control into the daily business processes using Near Field Communication.

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  • Annual General Meeting approves all Board proposals

    Rümlang,

    Shareholders at Kaba Holding AG's Annual General Meeting have accepted all of the proposals by the Board of Directors. Amongst other things, they have elected John Heppner as a new member of the Board.

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