Bisnode Interim report January-September 2010


• Revenue of SEK 1,015 million (1,069)
• Operating profit (EBITA) of SEK 133 million (155)
• Operating margin (EBITA) of 13.1 per cent (14.5)
• Cash flow from operating activities of SEK 43 million (53)


• Revenue of SEK 3,288 million (3,497)
• Operating profit (EBITA) of SEK 376 million (407)
• Operating margin (EBITA) of 11.4 per cent (11.7)
• Cash flow from operating activities of SEK 234 million (228)

Key events

• Positive sales development in Marketing Solutions
• Profit charged with capital losses of SEK 5 million and one-time costs of SEK 11 million
• Position in France reinforced through the acquisition of Directinet at the beginning of the year
• Launch of new credit information company in Germany during the summer
• Continued streamlining of the Group through the divestiture of three companies and one operating unit
• Acquisition of Yritystele in Finland after the balance sheet date

President and CEO
Telephone: +46 8-558 059 31
Mobile: +46 705-54 18 00

Chief Financial Officer
Telephone: +46 8-558 059 35
Mobile: +46 704-15 23 65

About Bisnode:

Bisnode is one of Europe’s leading providers of digital business and decision support information, with a complete offering of online services for market, credit and business information. Bisnode’s business information services helps companies to increase sales, reduce business risks and improve their daily business decisions. Bisnode was founded in 1989 and has more than 3,000 employees in 17 European countries. Bisnode is owned 70 per cent by Ratos and 30 per cent by Bonnier. For more information visit


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