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Sopra Steria Group SA (SOPR.PA)

SOPR.PA on Paris Stock Exchange

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23 Aug 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Sopra Steria Hikes 2019 Organic Revenue Target
Friday, 26 Jul 2019 

July 26 (Reuters) - Sopra Steria Group SA ::SOPRA STERIA: FIRST-HALF 2019 PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH FULL-YEAR TARGETS.H1 REVENUE UP 9.6% TO EUR 2,207.1 MILLION. ORGANIC GROWTH OF 7.4%, AND 7.5% IN Q2 2019.H1 OPERATING MARGIN ON BUSINESS ACTIVITY OF 6.8%, UP 0.2 POINTS FROM H1 2018.H1 NET PROFIT ATTRIBUTABLE TO GROUP OF EUR 60.9 MILLION, UP 58.8% FROM H1 2018.FULL-YEAR ORGANIC GROWTH TARGET LIFTED AND OTHER 2019 TARGETS REITERATED.SEES IN 2019 ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH EQUAL TO OR GREATER THAN 6%.SEES IN 2019 A SLIGHT IMPROVEMENT IN OPERATING MARGIN ON BUSINESS ACTIVITY (%)..SEES IN 2019 FREE CASH FLOW IN EXCESS OF EUR 150 MILLION..  Full Article

Sopra Steria Places EUR 250 Mln Euro PP Bond Issue
Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019 

June 25 (Reuters) - Sopra Steria Group SA ::SOPRA STERIA: PLACEMENT OF A €250M EURO PP BOND ISSUE.BONDS WILL COMPRISE TWO TRANCHES: ONE 7‑YEAR EUR 130M TRANCHE BEARING AN ANNUAL COUPON OF 1.749%.BONDS WILL BE ADMITTED FOR TRADING ON EURONEXT ACCESS AS FROM 5 JULY 2019.ISSUE WAS ARRANGED BY NATIXIS AND SOCIÉTÉ GÉNÉRALE.BONDS WILL COMPRISE TWO TRANCHES: ONE 8-YEAR EUR 120M TRANCHE BEARING AN ANNUAL COUPON OF 2.000%.ISSUE WAS ARRANGED BY NATIXIS AND SOCIÉTÉ GÉNÉRALE.PROCEEDS FROM THIS BOND ISSUE WILL BE PARTLY USED TO REFINANCE EXISTING EURO PP BOND ISSUED IN 2013 FOR AN AMOUNT OF EUR 180M.  Full Article

Thales And Sopra Steria Selected For Phase II Of Artemis Partnership Programme
Thursday, 23 May 2019 

May 23 (Reuters) - THALES ::FRENCH DEFENCE PROCUREMENT AGENCY SELECTS THALES TO EXPAND BIG DATA CAPABILITIES OF THE ARMED FORCES.THALES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SOPRA STERIA SELECTED BY DGA TO IMPLEMENT 2ND PHASE OF ARTEMIS PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMME.  Full Article

Sopra Steria To Acquire 51 Percent Stake In Captive Entity Tasked by Sparda's Cooperative Banks
Thursday, 9 May 2019 

May 9 (Reuters) - SOPRA STERIA GROUP SA ::PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN SOPRA STERIA AND 7 GERMAN BANKS IN THE SPARDA GROUP TO TRANSFORM THEIR INFORMATION SYSTEM AND ROLL OUT THE SOPRA BANKING PLATFORM PRODUCT.SOPRA STERIA PLANS TO ACQUIRE A 51% STAKE IN CAPTIVE ENTITY TASKED BY SPARDA'S COOPERATIVE BANKS.CLOSING COULD TAKE PLACE EARLY IN SECOND HALF OF 2019.SOPRA STERIA THEREFORE INTENDS TO ACQUIRE A CONTROLLING STAKE OF 51% IN THIS CAPTIVE, EQUIVALENT TO AN EQUITY VALUE OF EUR 22.6 MILLION.REMAINING 49% STAKE WOULD CONTINUE TO BE HELD BY SEVEN SPARDA BANKS.CAPTIVE ENTITY TASKED WITH DEVELOPMENT, MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF SHARED INFORMATION SYSTEM.  Full Article

Sopra Steria Group Q1 Revenue Up At 1.09 Billion Euros
Friday, 26 Apr 2019 

April 26 (Reuters) - SOPRA STERIA GROUP SA ::Q1 REVENUE EUR 1.09 BILLION VERSUS EUR 991.8 MILLION YEAR AGO.TARGETS FOR 2019 (IFRS 16) ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH OF BETWEEN 4% AND 6%.TARGETS FOR 2019 SLIGHT IMPROVEMENT IN OPERATING MARGIN ON BUSINESS ACTIVITY.THIS IMPROVEMENT WILL BE CONCENTRATED IN SECOND HALF, AND OPERATING PROFIT ON BUSINESS ACTIVITY FOR FIRST HALF OF YEAR IS EXPECTED TO BE RELATIVELY CLOSE TO THAT FOR FIRST HALF OF 2018..TARGETS FOR 2019 FREE CASH FLOW IN EXCESS OF EUR 150 MILLION..MEDIUM-TERM AMBITIONS TARGETING ANNUAL ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH OF BETWEEN 4% AND 6%, AN OPERATING MARGIN ON BUSINESS ACTIVITY OF AROUND 10%, AND FREE CASH FLOW OF BETWEEN 5% AND 7% OF REVENUE..  Full Article

Sopra Steria Group Announces Planned Acquisition of SAB
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 

April 10 (Reuters) - SOPRA STERIA GROUP SA ::PLANNED ACQUISITION OF FRENCH CORE BANKING DEVELOPER SAB, BOLSTERING SOPRA BANKING SOFTWARE’S STRATEGY.PLANNED ACQUISITION OF FRENCH CORE BANKING DEVELOPER SAB, BOLSTERING SOPRA BANKING SOFTWARE’S STRATEGY.TO ACQUIRE SAB - ONE OF FRANCE'S LEADING CORE BANKING DEVELOPERS - VIA ITS SUBSIDIARY SOPRA BANKING SOFTWARE.OLIVIER PECCOUX AND HENRI ASSAF, TWO FOUNDERS, WOULD REMAIN IN THEIR CURRENT ROLES.THIS DEAL WOULD CONTRIBUTE TO STRATEGY OF SOPRA BANKING SOFTWARE, FOR WHICH YEAR 2019 IS ONE OF CONSOLIDATION.OBJECTIVE IS TO RETURN TO OPERATING PROFIT MARGINS IN LINE WITH HISTORIC PERFORMANCE LEVELS FROM 2020 ONWARDS.PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF SAB IS SUBJECT TO CUSTOMARY CLOSING CONDITIONS.  Full Article

Sopra Steria And 7 Banks In Sparda Banking Group Signed Letter Of Intent To Solidify Their Relationship As Long-Term Partners
Friday, 21 Dec 2018 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - SOPRA STERIA GROUP SA ::SOPRA STERIA AND SEVEN BANKS IN THE SPARDA BANKING GROUP SIGNED A LETTER OF INTENT TO SOLIDIFY THEIR RELATIONSHIP AS LONG-TERM PARTNERS.AIM IS TO TRANSFORM SPARDA BANKS' IT SYSTEM BASED ON SOPRA BANKING SOFTWARE'S SOPRA BANKING PLATFORM SOLUTION.CONTRACTS COULD BE SIGNED DURING FIRST HALF OF 2019.  Full Article

Sopra Steria Plans To Acquire German Firm Bluecarat
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Sopra Steria Group Sa ::SOPRA STERIA PLANS TO ACQUIRE 100% OF SHARE CAPITAL OF BLUECARAT.IF COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY, BLUECARAT WOULD BE CONSOLIDATED BY SOPRA STERIA IN H2 2018..SOPRA STERIA PLANS TO ACQUIRE GERMAN FIRM BLUECARAT.  Full Article

Sopra Steria Group Q3 revenue increases to 895.2‍​ million euros
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - SOPRA STERIA GROUP SA : :Q3 REVENUE EUR 895.2‍​ MILLION VERSUS EUR 875.0 MILLION YEAR AGO.‍IN Q3 OF 2017, SOPRA STERIA ACHIEVED ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH OF 3.3%​.  Full Article