News & Ad hoc Archive 2008
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Wincor Nixdorf has won an order from NETTO Marken-Discount, a subsidiary of EDEKA Handelsgesellschaft that is headquartered in Ponholz near Regensburg.
Wincor Nixdorf AG has turned in the best year in its history. The company, which specializes in supplying IT solutions tailored to the branch operations of banks and retailers, has closed fiscal 2007/2008 (ending on September 30, 2008) with an 8% increase in net sales, or 11% adjusted for exchange rate effects.
On September 23, 2008, Wincor Nixdorf AG acquired a 51 percent interest in Bankberatung Organisations- und IT-Beratung AG (Bankberatung AG), headquartered in Wedemark near Hanover, Germany.
Despite having to contend with a deterioration in the general business climate, Wincor Nixdorf AG succeeded in maintaining its forward momentum over the course of the first three quarters.
In 2007, Wincor Nixdorf AG moved up to the No. 2 spot worldwide in the delivery of automated teller machines, according to a current study published by the British company Retail Banking Research (RBR).
Having completed the first six months of fiscal 2007/2008, Wincor Nixdorf AG remains well on track to achieve its growth targets.
Effective retroactively from January 1, 2008, Wincor Nixdorf AG has assumed a majority stake and the operative management of prosystems IT GmbH. prosystems, which is headquartered in Bonn, specializes in the provision of IT services in the Sparkassen environment.
The shareholders of Wincor Nixdorf AG approved all items on the agenda of today's Annual General Meeting in Paderborn with overwhelming majorities. For fiscal 2006/2007 shareholders in the company will receive a dividend payment of €2.78 per share, which includes a special dividend of €0.90 per share.
Recording a positive first quarter, Wincor Nixdorf AG has begun fiscal 2007/2008 (ending Sept. 30, 2008) on a solid footing and can look forward with confidence to meeting its projected growth targets.