Unibet Group plc Interim report January - March 2006

Wed, 10 May, 2006 07:30 CET

• Gross Winnings Revenue amounted to GBP 17.4 (6.9) million for the first quarter of 2006. • Profit before tax for the first quarter of 2006 more than doubled at GBP 8.0 (3.6) million. • Profit after tax for the first quarter of 2006 increased to GBP 5.6 (2.5) million. • Earnings per share were GBP 0.199 (0.100) for the first quarter of 2006. • Number of active customers at the end of the quarter was 190,610 (89,752). • Record quarterly gross winnings revenue from non-sports betting of GBP 11.6 (4.4) million. • Successful first full quarter of fully migrated business, with a joint technical platform and one brand. • Strong cash inflow from operating activities in the first quarter of GBP 8.0 (3.9) million. • Full G4 accreditation achieved for responsible gambling policies.

“Fully integrated – Fully motivated” “Unibet Group is now fully integrated with a common brand in all our markets. We have a strong foothold in the Nordic countries, Benelux and Southern Europe. We have launched our site in eight new languages and will introduce new offerings in the year to come.” “We are also pleased to have achieved G4 accreditation for our responsible gambling policies.” “We are now wholly focused on continued future growth. We have over 1 million registered customers and in March we had a new record number of 4 million sports bets placed. We are fully motivated for this Summer’s exciting event, the World Cup 2006,” comments Petter Nylander, CEO of Unibet. Today, Wednesday 10 May 2006, Unibet’s CEO Petter Nylander will host a presentation in English at FinancialHearings, Operaterrassen in Stockholm at 9.00 CET. Please go to www.financialhearings.com to sign in.