In this Registration Document:
the terms “Ingenico Group SA” and “Company” refer to Ingenico Group SA,
whose shares are admitted to trading on the Euronext Paris stock market;
the terms “Group” and “Ingenico Group” refer to the group consisting of
Ingenico Group SA and all subsidiaries and associates held directly or
indirectly by Ingenico Group SA.
This Registration Document includes statements about the Group’s objectives
and outlook. These statements are sometimes identified by the use of the
future or conditional tense and forward-looking terms such as “think”, “aim”,
“expect”, “intend”, “should”, “aspire”, “estimate”, “believe”, “hope”, “could”, etc.
Such information is based on data, assumptions and estimates considered
reasonable by the Group. They may change or be modified due to uncertainties
related to changes in the economic, financial, competitive and regulatory
landscape. In addition, the materialization of some risks described in Chapter 1
of this Registration Document is likely to have an impact on the Group’s
business and its ability to meet its objectives. Furthermore, the achievement
of the stated objectives is dependent on the success of the strategy presented
in Chapter 1 of this Registration Document.
The Group makes no undertaking nor does it offer any guarantee that the
objectives presented in this Registration Document will be achieved.
The forward-looking statements and objectives presented in this Registration
Document may be affected by known and unknown risks, uncertainties and
other factors that could result in a material difference between the Group’s
future results, performances and achievements and the stated or implied
objectives. These factors may include changes in economic conditions, the
business climate, regulations, as well as those described in Chapter 1 of this
Investors are advised to carefully consider the risk factors described in
Chapter 1 of this Registration Document. The realization of any or all of these
risks may have a negative effect on the Group’s business, position, financial
results, and objectives. In addition, other risks not yet identified or which are
considered immaterial by the Group could have the same negative effect.
This Registration Document also contains information on the markets in which
the Group operates. The information comes mainly from public records and
studies undertaken by external sources and may prove to be incorrect or
out of date. Consequently, the Group’s business could develop in a different
manner to that described in this Registration Document.
Registration Document 2016