CompuGROUP Holding AG

CompuGROUP Experiences Strong Increase of Revenues and EBITDA in the Business Year 2007

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@@start.t2@@CompuGROUP Experiences Strong Increase of Revenues and EBITDA in the
         Business Year 2007

              . Group revenues increased by 28.6 percent to EUR 180.2 million
              . Adjusted Group EBITDA* increased by 34.7 percent to EUR 51.6 million

              . Cash Net Income** increased by 66.5 percent to EUR 41.8 million
              . Cash earnings per share at EUR 0.78 (based on cash net income)
              . Outlook for 2008: Strong growth of Revenues and EBITDA will continue
                        o Group revenues of at least EUR 215 million
                        o EBITDA of at least EUR 65 million

         Koblenz (Germany)  -  March  12,  2008:  Both  revenues  and  earnings  of
         CompuGROUP have increased significantly in the business year 2007, and the
         company is now looking back on the most successful business  year  in  its
         history. All projected revenues and targeted results have been  met.  Both
         the Health Provider Services (HPS) and Health Connectivity Services  (HCS)
         segments have shown an excellent  development  compared  to  the  previous
         year's results and are meeting the company's expectations.

         * special item: E 1 Mio advisory costs for iSOFT acquisition
         ** Cash Net income: Net income before third party shares plus depreciation
         on intangible assets except for depreciation on capitalized software.

         Due to further investments in the strategically important vita-X product -
         our web-based electronic patient file - the  Electronic  Patient  Services
         segment (EPS) could improve its results only marginally.

         Strong Revenue Growth
         In the business year 2007, consolidated revenues increased by 28.6 percent
         to EUR 180.2 million. In the HPS segment, revenues increased by 22.9
         percent to EUR 104.6 million. HCS segment revenues increased by 27.1
         percent to EUR 72.8 million. The EPS segment reached revenues in the
         amount of EUR 5.2 million, thus also showing a slight increase.

         Adjusted Group EBITDA improved by 34.7 Percent
         The adjusted consolidated earnings before  interest,  taxes,  depreciation
         and amortization (EBITDA) increased by 34.7 percent to EUR 51.6 million in
         the past business year. In the  HPS  segment,  EBITDA  increased  by  49.8
         percent compared to the last year to an amount of EUR  22.7  million.  The
         HCS segment continues to show strong profitability    with an EBITDA of EUR
         37.5 million in the business  year  2007.  Another  improvement  could  be
         achieved in the EPS segment. Here the EBITDA is EUR -2.6 million.

         Net Income has doubled: EUR 22.84 Million - Cash Earnings per  Share  have
         risen to EUR 0.78
         The costs of the IPO as well as a revaluation of  deferred  taxes  due  to
         lowered  corporate  taxes  had  the  expected  positive,  yet  exceptional
         influence of EUR 7.7 million on the reported tax rate. As  a  result,  the
         annual net income increased above average by 100.5  percent  to  EUR  22.8
         million. The adjusted earnings per share  (Cash  EPS  based  on  Cash  Net
         Income) amount to EUR 0.78 compared to EUR 0.55 in the  previous  business
         year. This reflects a PE of about 15 for the year 2007. In  the  light  of
         CompuGROUP's strong penchant for growth, it is clear  that  the  company's
         shares promise to perform particularly well in the future.

         Highlights in 2007
         In 2007 CompuGROUP has further strengthened its international presence and
         consistently invested in the strategic expansion  of  all  three  business
         segments HPS, HCS and EPS.

         Thus the company's basis for further growth in  the  international  market
         has  once  more  expanded  significantly:  Its  access    to    doctors    in
         governmental healthcare in  Europe  has  increased  remarkably.  No  other
         eHealth provider on the continent has  such  a  large  customer  basis  of
         doctors in governmental healthcare as CompuGROUP.

         The newest pillar of CompuGROUP's business model - the company's portfolio
         of innovative software products for hospitals and  clinics  -  has  turned
         into a success story right after  its  introduction.  The  integration  of
         hospitals  into  CompuGROUP's    network    offers    them    completely    new
         perspectives when it comes to increasing their efficiency in times of
everrising costs.

         Faced with ongoing, massive structural changes of  the  German  healthcare
         system which focus primarily on new concepts for the allocation of medical
         care, CompuGROUP responded with a ground-breaking innovation in 2007:  For
         the first time, the history of complex medical treatments can  be  tracked
         and electronically mapped for individual patients to be supplemented  with
         software-based suggestions for treatment  in  the  managed  care  context.
         CompuGROUP has developed a complete software solution for the  mapping  of
         comprehensive managed care contracts covering a large variety  of  medical
         indications. We expect a high demand for such solutions in the future from
         both governmental as well as private health insurances.

         Number of Employees Has Grown

         As of December 31, 2007, the holding employed a total of 1,692 persons.
         This represents a 28-percent increase or 371 persons compared to the
         previous year.

         Outlook for 2008: Further Growth of Revenues and EBITDA
         Based on the product portfolio's further strategic development across  all
         segments, as well as on the continuously fostered market  cultivation  and
         increasing demand for CompuGROUP's products,  an  even  stronger  business
         growth surpassing the results of 2007 is expected. For the  business  year
         2008, the management board of CompuGROUP expects consolidated revenues  of
         at least EUR 215 million and an EBITDA of at least EUR 65 million.

         About CompuGROUP Holding AG
         CompuGROUP is one of the leading eHealth companies in Europe. Its software
         products, designed to support all medical and organizational activities in
         doctors'  surgeries  and  hospitals,  its  information  services  for  all
         involved parties within the healthcare system and its  web-based  personal
         health records contribute to safer  and  more  efficient  healthcare.  The
         services of CompuGROUP are centered on its unique customer base of  around
         300,000 doctors, dentists, hospitals, associations and networks as well as
         other service providers. CompuGROUP operates in 9 European  countries  and
         currently employs around 1,800 people.

         For further enquiries (including image material) please contact:

                                                              CompuGROUP Holding AG
                                                              Markus Georgi
                                                                Investor Relations
                                                                Tel: +49 (261) 80 00 1238
                                                                Fax: +49 (261) 80 00 3238

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