NOVOMATIC AG, one of the world's driving gaming innovation organizations, saw its worldwide headcount ascend to more than 23,500 and incomes increment by 10 percent to an untouched high of around EUR 2.3 billion in 2016. As per the organization's yearly money related report, distributed today on the ÖKB site, the NOVOMATIC AG Group accomplished the most astounding incomes in its 36-year history. Income in the past budgetary year 2016 achieved EUR 2,294.1 million, comparing to a year-on-year increment of 10 percent.
The biggest increment was accomplished in the territory of gaming machine incomes, which ascended by EUR 126.7 million to EUR 1,028.9 million. Assemble EBITDA came to EUR 588.5 million. Amid the year under survey, the quantity of workers in the NOVOMATIC Group developed by 18.1 percent to an aggregate of 23,849. The development flow of the NOVOMATIC AG Group is additionally shown by the way that the quantity of completely merged organizations in the monetary year 2016 expanded to 217.
The concentration of the NOVOMATIC Group likewise kept on being on further growing its business exercises in Europe. To this end, a solid flag was sent in the essential British market with the obtaining of Talarius Ltd. by NOVOMATIC UK. NOVOMATIC likewise extended its market position in Germany, Italy and Spain by obtaining various littler organizations. In Austria, the procurement of shares in Casinos Austria AG and Österreichische Lotterien GmbH was the concentration of consideration, alongside the related choice by the Cartel Court. The legitimate strides coming about because of the procurement of 17.19 percent of the shares will now be finished in the prospective detailing year of 2017.
So as to saddle development openings, NOVOMATIC additionally extended its monetary extension for activity in the earlier year, issuing a benchmark bond in September 2016 with a volume of EUR 500 million, the primary such bond from an Austrian organization in 2016. The joined Group income of the NOVOMATIC AG Group, and the two Swiss sister holding organizations ACE Casino Holding AG and Griffin Invest AG, additionally achieved another high in 2016 at EUR 4,402 million. Together, the organizations being referred to utilize around 29,000 workers around the world, of which roughly 3,300 are situated in Austria.