Cielo S.A.: 14.4% Increase In Financial Volume And EBITDA Margin At 51.4% In 4Q12

 Cielo S.A.: 14.4% Increase In Financial Volume And EBITDA Margin At 51.4% In

PR Newswire

BARUERI, Brazil, Feb. 6, 2013

BARUERI, Brazil, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cielo S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: CIEL3 /
OTC: CIOXY) announces today its results for the fourth quarter and year of
2012. The Company's consolidated financial statements are presented in
accordance with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) issued
by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and in accordance with
the accounting practices adopted in Brazil.


  oTransaction financial volume under the market criterion totaled R$106.9
    billion, up 12.5% or R$11.9 billion year-on-year; under the accounting
    criterion, the volume was R$104.4 billion, up 14.4% year-on-year;
  oNet Operating Revenue of R$1.6 billion, up 33.5% or R$402.9 million
    year-on-year and 20.1% or R$268.9 million quarter-on-quarter;
  oEBITDA of R$826.2 million, up 26.2% or R$165.1 million year-on-year and
    5.6% or R$43.7 million quarter-on-quarter;
  oEBITDA margin at 51.4%, down  3.5 p.p. year-on-year and 7.1 p.p.
  oCielo's net income totaled R$610.3 million, up 21.0% or R$105.8 million
    year-on-year and 3.6% or R$21.4 million quarter-on-quarter;
  oCielo's net income margin at 38.0%, down 3.9 p.p. year-on-year and 6.0
    p.p. quarter-on-quarter;
  oCielo raised US$875 million from its first bond issue overseas. The bonds
    are due in 10 years and will pay an annual yield of 3.75%, the lowest
    rates ever seen in history, for a Brazilian company funding in the
    international market;
  oCielo announces a partnership with Planet Payment, the leader company in
    international multi-currency and payment processing, focusing mainly in
    foreign tourists that will visit Brazil during the 2014 World Cup and the
    2016 Olympic Games;
  oCielo announces partnership with Facebook to develop B2B2C
    (business-to-business-to-consumer) services for social engagement in the
    digital age. Unprecedented in Brazil and the world, the partnership brings
    a new dynamic to consumption at the point of sale and an innovative way
    for merchants to relate with customers

Click on the link below to open the earnings release:

4Q12 Earnings Conference Call
February 07, 2013


09:00 a.m. (NY) | 12:00 p.m. (Brasilia)
Phone: +1 786 924-6977
Code: Cielo


07:30 a.m. (NY) | 10:30 a.m. (Brasilia)
Phone: +55 11 4688 6361
Code: Cielo

Investor Relations Director
Roberta Noronha
+55 11 2596 1735


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