Dassault Systèmes Announces IFRS and non-IFRS New Licenses Revenue Up 16% in Fourth Quarter and Up 11% for 2017 at Constant Currency

VÉLIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France — February 1, 2018 — Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), announces IFRS unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. These results were reviewed by the Company’s Board of Directors on January 31, 2018. This press release also includes financial information on a non-IFRS basis with a reconciliation included in the Appendix to this communication.


Summary Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Highlights

  • Broad-based software growth for industries and brands drives Q4 performance
  • Q4 new licenses revenue of €296 million (IFRS and non-IFRS), up 16% organically in constant currencies
  • Q4 EPS €0.79 (IFRS), up 41% and €0.89 (non-IFRS), up 14%
  • FY non-IFRS software revenue up 8% at constant currencies, non-IFRS operating margin 32.0%, non-IFRS EPS €2.68, up 8% 
  • FY Cash flow from operations up 20% to €745 million
  • Record year for SOLIDWORKS on broad global strength
  • DS initiates 2018 goals: Non-IFRS revenue growth of 8% to 9% in constant currencies, non-IFRS EPS growth of 6% to 8% or at constant currency, about 11% to 13% (above consensus)
  • Dassault Systèmes Ranked 1st among the 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World Global Index by Corporate Knights


About Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes is a catalyst for human progress. We provide business and people with collaborative virtual environments to imagine sustainable innovations. By creating virtual twin experiences of the real world with our 3DEXPERIENCE platform and applications, our customers can redefine the creation, production and life-cycle-management processes of their offer and thus have a meaningful impact to make the world more sustainable. The beauty of the Experience Economy is that it is a human-centered economy for the benefit of all – consumers, patients and citizens. Dassault Systèmes brings value to more than 350,000 customers of all sizes, in all industries, in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit https://www.3ds.com