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FERRATUM OYJ: Ferratum publishes its guidance for 2016 and 2017

Ferratum publishes its guidance for 2016 and 2017

Helsinki, September 6, 2016 - Ferratum Oyj (ISIN: FI4000106299, WKN: A1W9NS)
quantifies its expectations concerning the company's further business
development and issues guidance for the fiscal years 2016 and 2017. The Board
of Directors of Ferratum Oyj estimates revenues for the fiscal year 2016 to
range between EUR 150 million and EUR 160 million and for 2017 to range
between EUR 200 and EUR 225 million. The operative profitability margin (EBIT
margin) is expected to range between 13% and 16% for both fiscal years.

Ferratum Oyj bases the given guidance on certain assumptions, including:

* Consumer credit volumes continue to grow, exceeding the market average,
based on new customers, continued diversification of consumer lending
products and growth in new markets.
* Ferratum Business (SME) continues to grow as market share in the 5 existing
markets is small and will increase. Ferratum plans to introduce the product
in additional markets.
* The Ferratum Mobile Bank is to be introduced in additional countries and
thus to generate new customers, improve customer loyalty, stimulate cross
selling, increase deposit volume and to diversify deposit currencies.
* No material negative changes in the consumer and business credit markets.
* Stable capital market conditions.
* No unexpected significant new regulatory challenges or changes.

All of the estimates presented herein are based on the Company's current
opinion. The information presented above may include forward-looking
statements. These statements are not a guarantee of the development of the
Company's result of operations and financial position in the future, and the
Company's actual result of operations and financial position could differ
significantly from any information expressly or indirectly presented in
forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Investors are advised to
take a qualified view of the aforementioned statements.


About Ferratum Group:

The Finnish Ferratum Group, a pioneer for mobile consumer loans in Europe,
offers short-term consumer loans for private customers. Ferratum's customers
can utilize digital media to apply for consumer credit in amounts varying
between EUR 25 and EUR 3,000. Moreover, Ferratum offers successful small
businesses instalment loans with a term of six to twelve months. Managed by
its founder Jorma Jokela, Ferratum has expanded rapidly since it was founded
in 2005: Ferratum has more than 1.4 million active and former customers who
have been granted one or more loans in the past and 4.1 million total user
accounts in its database (as of 30 June 2016). Ferratum is represented in 23


Ferratum Group
Dr. Clemens Krause, CFO
T: +49 30 88715308
F: +49 30 88715309

Ferratum Group
Paul Wasastjerna
Head of Investor Relations
T: +358 40 7248247
F: +358 20 741 1614

cometis AG
Henryk Deter I Claudius Krause
T: +49 611 20 58 55-28
F: +49 611 20 58 55-66


This announcement is distributed by Nasdaq Corporate Solutions on behalf of Nasdaq Corporate Solutions clients.
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: FERRATUM OYJ via Globenewswire

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