Vocento in data

Vocento in 2017

+2,2 Million readers

READERSHIP LEADER

(Source: EGM 3rd Survey 2017)

Premium Business Models

IN 2017 THE ON + MODEL WAS EXTENDED TO EL DIARIO MONTAÑÉS

EL DIARIO VASCO JOINED ON + IN 2016 AND EL CORREO IN 2015

+ 14.000 SUBSCRIBERS

(Source: Company)

Classifieds

ADVERTISING REVENUES UP 2,3%

AND POSITIVE COMPARABLE EBITDA 2,1 MILLION €

(Source: Company)

Diversification strategy

ACQUISITION DE MADRID FUSIÓN
ACQUISITION M4E: GELT, SHOWS ON DEMAND, MUSIC HAS NO LIMITS
LAUNCH OF FACTOR MOKA

(Source: Company)

SECOND PLACE IN THE MADRID REGION

TOTAL NATIONAL CIRCULATION COPIES 79.918 

(Source: OJD 2017. Data not certified)

+ 500 NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES

+ 400.000 REGISTERED USERS +160.000 ACTIVE SUBSCRIPTIONS IN MORE THAN 60 COUNTRIES

(Source: KYM)

THE MOST WIDELY READ SUNDAY SUPPLEMENT IN SPAIN

CON  + 1,8 MILLION  READERS

( Source: EGM 3rd Survey 2017)

THE SECOND MOST READ SUPPLEMENT 

CON MÁS DE   +1,0 MILLION READERS

(Source: EGM 3rd Survey 2017)

The leader of the general press sector

SHARE OF ORDINARY CIRCULATION: 24.8%

(Source: OJD 2017. Data not certified)

The leader in offline print advertising

MARKET SHARE OF 23.1%

(Source: i2p 2017)

Internet

21.2 MILLION UNIQUE MONTHLY USERS

(Source: comScore. December 2017)

Regional Press

COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE  (Source: OJD 2017. Data not certified)

Market share circulation by area

  • EL Diario Vasco 84.3%
  • El Diario Montañés 73.5%
  • El Correo 72.8%
  • La Rioja 70.1%
  • Ideal 69.7%
  • El Norte de Castilla 68.9%
  • La Verdad 58.8%
  • Hoy 55.9%
  • Sur 48.5%
  • Las Provincias 30.6%
  • El Comercio 25.0%

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rectangulo-azul-claro  Vocento´s regional      rectangulo-azul-oscuro  2ª peer

Debt has recently evolved better than EBITDA

(Source: Company)

DATA IN €M

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1: Not including personnel restructuring charges and other one-offs

Increased weight of digital revenues

32.1% OF VOCENTO REVENUES COME FROM DIGITAL  
AND E-COMMERCE

(Source: Company)

ECONOMIC DATA IN 2017

PROFIT BEFORE TAXES

14,9 MILLION € (Source: Company)

OPERATING REVENUES

MILLION € (Source: Company)

Only  5,1% of total Vocento revenues come from the IBEX 35 . And 7,3%, from the public sector

COMPARABLE EBITDA MARGIN

%

(Source: Company)

DEBT CUT TO

MILLION €  (Source: Company)

1,1 Times comparable EBITDA

In 2017, Vocento

Carried out an assessment of non-financial risks in accordance with the requirements and guidelines of Royal Decree Law 18/2017 on the disclosure of non-financial information.

Hiring

Fixed employment represents 92.5% of the total workforce. By gender, in 2017 there was an increase in the proportion of fixed contracts which were for women by almost one percentage point. Of the total new fixed contracts in 2017, 52.7% were for women.

Training

Compared with 2016, the number of training hours per employee increased by 57.8% and the investment in training per employee rose by 163.6%.

Social action

The value of support for social actions reached 3.819 million euros. Vocento media supported and worked with more than 600 NGOs, foundations and organisations across Spain.

Commitments to journalism and publishing

In 2017, two important documents were prepared, one of which described the basic principles of Vocento as a media company and the second which covers the duties of the journalists who work in the group’s media.

15th anniversary of Vocento

In 2017, Vocento celebrated the 15th year of the merger of Grupo Correo and Prensa Española which created the group. Various events were held, attended by members of the Government, authorities and senior figures from politics, finance and business.

  • Gala at the Teatro Real: King Felipe VI presided over this event, which defended the role of high-quality journalism.
  • Event for former Prime Ministers:  for the first time, three former prime minister Felipe González, José María Aznar and José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero met simultaneously in public.
  • Business Awards: recognising the achievements of 16 Spanish companies in 2017.
  • Award for Business Leadership: recognising the business performance of the last 15 years.
  • Journalism and Post-Truth Conference: discussing the values that are intrinsic to journalism and the threat of post-truth.

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