Scout24 comments on current media reports dealing with the strategic direction of the company
Munich / Berlin, 5 August 2019 – We have taken note of the publication of the letter of Elliott Advisors (UK) Limited (“Elliott”). Scout24 welcomes and values an open dialogue with all its shareholders. Over the recent months, Scout24 has engaged actively with our shareholders, including Elliott, ahead of, and following the announcement of our Strategic Roadmap on 19 July 2019, where we announced comprehensive steps aimed at strengthening our two core business areas, continuing revenue growth while simultaneously increasing operating efficiency and optimizing our capital structure.
We are looking forward to maintaining a constructive and appropriate engagement with all our shareholders.
Scout24 will release its half-year report on 13 August 2019.
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