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2014-04-17

LeGuide.com Group : Sales for the first quarter of 2014: €11.1m - Target of return to growth at the end of the year

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Press release

Paris, 17 April 2014

Sales for the first quarter of 2014: €11.1m

Target of return to growth at the end of the year

Consolidated (non-audited) sales for the LeGuide Group in the first quarter of
2014 reached €11.1m, a decrease of 16.5% compared to the first quarter of
2013 which delivered a particularly strong performance with revenues of
€13.3m (+60.2% compared to the first quarter of 2012; +19% on a pro-forma
basis). Confident in its investment strategy and comforted by their
preliminary results, LeGuide Group ambitions to return to a positive growth
by the end of 2014.

Innovations at the service of a renewed growth.

Within a greater competitive environment due to the wide expansion ofGoogle
Shopping
, LeGuide Group's ambitious strategy of investments and diversification has
already given first accomplishments in 2014.

New channels of acquisition and client contacts.

In order to ensure its solidity and independence, the LeGuide group is
pursuing its traffic diversification policy with new partnerships with other
search engine sites that now represent a growing share of the group's
audience.

The investment policy of the group adapts to its users and accompanies their
mobility. It allowed the group to deploy a new version of its dooyoo site,
already online in the UK and a mobile version of webmarchand.

blacklist.me (TM)
(beta),
the power of social shopping

In line with its ambitious development strategy, LeGuide Group launched the
beta version of a new site of social shoppingblacklist.me(TM)beta - Result of
18 months of work, this new website in its beta version, is truly
user-centric and answers to increasing needs for personalised services. Based
on a powerful search engine, it recommends to its users, products adapted to
their tastes and liked by the members of their social network. Therefore, the
user is at the heart of the website by selecting, commenting or recommending
products among 9 million offers selected out of 6.500 merchants.

A reasserted trust of the merchants.

More and more merchants trust LeGuide Group. With 2.000 e-merchants more than
last year, LeGuide Group lists nearly 82 500 e-merchants.

Olivier Sichel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said:
"The launch of the beta version of our site
blacklist.me(TM)
betais part of our strategy to stand apart through innovation. All of the
innovations that we are currently implementing will enable us to return to
growth at the end of the year, despite the lack of visibility related to our
competitive environment.
"

Next publication: Sales revenue for Q2 2014 on 29 July 2014 after closing.

About LeGuide group, the European shopping guides leader

The LeGuide group, provider of shopping guides, price comparison sites,
shopping search engines and internet review platforms, is number one in
Europe with 17.1 million unique visitors*. The group has a 180-strong
workforce and operates in 14 European countries, delivering its multi-site
strategy out of several subsidiaries including LeGuide.com, Ciao, dooyoo.com,
mercamania.com and choozen.com. The group, which lists 193 million offers
from 82,645 merchants, turned over €45.6 M in 2013. The LeGuide.com group has
been awarded 'Innovative enterprise' status by the French innovation agency
OSEO and is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris's Alternext (tag ALGUI, ISIN code
FR0010146092).
* Source: Comscore, February 2014

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|LeGuide Group Anaïs de Scitivaux |
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|Olivia Fuchs +33 1 56 88 11 14 |
|+00 33 1 75 44 56 34 adescitivaux@actifin.fr |
|finance@LeGuide.com |
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Pour plus d'information:
www.leguidegroup.com/ Section Investor Relations et/ou Newsroom

Q1 2014 LeGuide Group
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