9th February, 2007
In France, for the 4th quarter 2006 alone, the group made € 166.0 m, showing stable revenues compared to the 4th quarter 2005.
Revenues outside France were at € 228.5 m, up by 11.3 % compared to the same quarter in 2005.
Both in France and elsewhere, the impact of perimeter changes is negligible. Exchange rates had a negative impact of 0.3% compared to the same period last year.
Total staff numbers for the group stood at 17 057 at the end of the year, up by 905 with respect to 31st December 2005.
Revenues of the Altran group in 2006 amounted to € 1 495.6 m, up by 4.3% with respect to 2005 (€ 1 434,5 m)
In France where the Altran group made 43 % of its total revenues, revenues for 2006 stood at € 641,4m. Business in France saw a decrease of 3.8%. Given the divestitures made in 2006 organic decline is 3.6%
Outside France, sales represented 57 % of the group's revenues, and stood at € 854.2 m, up by 11.3 %. This compares to € 767.4 m in the previous year. Organic growth was +11.5%. The impact of exchange rates was negligible.
After stabilizing France revenues in the 2nd half 2006, the group intends to grow in 2007
Outside France, the group intends to pursue the developments carried out in 2005.
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