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Inside Information according to Article 17 MAR - secunet Security Networks AG raises its forecast for the 2018 fiscal year

[Essen, Germany, 14 December 2018] The Management Board of secunet Security Networks AG (ISIN DE0007276503, WKN 727650) has improved its forecast for the 2018 fiscal year. Previous figures stated revenue and EBIT for the 2018 financial year at approximately the level of the previous year (sales 2017 158.3 million Euros, EBIT 2017 23.5 million Euros). The forecast has now risen to sales of around 166 million Euros with an EBIT of around 27 million Euros. The increase results from short-term procurement processes by public sector clients, which were uncertain to be completed in the current business year when the most recent forecast was published (9 November 2018).

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