The rapid growth enjoyed by the Group's international
activities was confirmed in the first quarter, with a 26%
increase in sales. It will be recalled that, on 16 April of
this year, APRIL announced the acquisition of MediCare
International in the United Kingdom, a wholesale broker
specialising in health insurance for expatriates, marketed
directly and through a network of 100 brokers in fifteen
countries. MediCare, which generates annual sales of around
€2 million, will be consolidated as from the second quarter
APRIL will publish its sales for the six months ending 30
June 2012 on 23 July 2012 after the market closes.
APRIL (Compartment B, Deferred Settlement Service) employs
3,833 people in 35 countries providing services to more
than 6 million policyholders.