Dassault Systèmes delivers broad-based growth in first quarter with 3DEXPERIENCE software revenue up strongly

VÉLIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France — April 25, 2018 — Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), announces IFRS unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. These results were reviewed by the Company’s Board of Directors on April 24, 2018.

Summary First Quarter 2018 Highlights




  • First Quarter results well aligned with Dassault Systèmes’ financial objectives
  • Licenses and other software up 14% organically at constant currency (IAS 18)
  • 3DEXPERIENCE software revenue up 26% at constant currency (IAS 18)
  • Broad-based growth in a majority of industries and geographies
  • 3DEXPERIENCE cloud activity up significantly
  • Strong Cash flow from operations, up 17% to €407 million (IAS 18)
  • Board of Directors proposes 9% increase in annual dividend for the 2017 fiscal year



  • DS confirms 2018 FY IAS 18 financial objectives: Non-IFRS revenue growth of 8% to 9% at constant currency
  • Non-IFRS EPS up 6% to 8% or at constant currency about 11% to 13%

About Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE® Company, 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 300,000 customers of all sizes, in all industries, in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit https://www.3ds.com