DGAP-Adhoc: BB Biotech AG reports results

2019. április 26., péntek, 06:30





DGAP-Ad-hoc: BB BIOTECH AG / Key word(s): Interim Report


BB Biotech AG reports results


26-Apr-2019 / 06:30 CET/CEST


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Media Release, April 26, 2019

 



BB Biotech AG reports results



In accordance with regulations on ad hoc publicity, BB Biotech AG is releasing the following information about its results of the interim financial statements as of March 31, 2019.



Based on consolidated results, BB Biotech AG reports for the first quarter a profit of CHF 890 mn (profit of CHF 28 mn in the corresponding period of the previous year) was incurred. As an investment company, the result reflects the performance of the stocks it holds in its investment portfolio.



Since beginning of the year, BB Biotech AG"s share price increased 24.2% in CHF and 25.4% in EUR.



The interim report as of March 31, 2019 will be published on April 26, 2019 at 7 am.




For further information:

Bellevue Asset Management AG, Seestrasse 16, 8700 Küsnacht, Switzerland

Tanja Chicherio, Tel. +41 44 267 67 07, tch@bellevue.ch



www.bbbiotech.com



 



Company profile



BB Biotech invests in companies in the fast growing market of biotechnology and is one of the world"s largest investors in this sector. BB Biotech is listed in Switzerland, Germany and Italy. Its investments are focused on listed companies that are developing and commercializing novel medical treatments and cures. BB Biotech"s investment selection process is guided by the fundamental research and analysis of physicians and molecular biologists. Its Board of Directors has many years of experience in industry and science.











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Language: English
Company: BB BIOTECH AG

Schwertstrasse 6

8200 Schaffhausen

Switzerland
Phone: +41 52 624 08 45
E-mail: info@bbbiotech.com
Internet: www.bbbiotech.ch
ISIN: CH0038389992
WKN: A0NFN3
Listed: Regulated Market in Frankfurt (Prime Standard); Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart; SIX
EQS News ID: 803465





 
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