At a Glance
Key Figures (IFRS)
|in € millions||H1 2014||H1 2013|
|Business Development (continuing operations)|
|– RTL Group||2,687||2,755|
|– Penguin Random House||1,461||915|
|– Gruner + Jahr||908||1,001|
|– Be Printers||482||512|
|EBITDA margin in percent1)||12.9||13.7|
|Consolidated Balance Sheet|
|Equity ratio in percent||41.7||40.8|
|Employees (in absolute numbers)|
|Figures adjusted for H1 2013 and total assets as of December 31, 2013.|
1) Operating EBITDA as a percentage of revenues.
2) Taking into account the financial debt assumed, investments amounted to €469 million (H1 2013: €1.590 million).
3) Net financial debt plus pension provisions, profit participation capital and present value of operating leases.