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Sectra’s Annual General Meeting 2022 – new Board member elected and resolution passed on share redemption program

Linköping – September 8, 2022 – The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECTB) was held on September 8, 2022. Among other resolutions, the AGM resolved to transfer SEK 1 per share to the shareholders through a share redemption program and to elect Ulrika Unell as a new Board member.

2022-09-08
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Sectra’s three-month interim report 2022/2023: Contracted order bookings for the quarter exceed SEK 2 billion

Press release – Linköping, September 2, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) contracted order bookings amounted to SEK 2.2 billion during the quarter, which is the highest ever level for a single quarter. The result includes two major multiyear customer contracts for subscriptions for enterprise imaging. A growing customer base and recurring revenue contributed to consolidated sales growth during the quarter. To increase transparency regarding the strategic transition to service sales and cloud deliveries, Sectra’s financial reporting has been complemented with a performance measure for recurring revenue from cloud-based services.

2022-09-02
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Sectra extends medical diagnostics business to include genomics IT

Linköping, Sweden – August 31, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) is initiating a new business unit to drive innovation and product development within the area of genomics. In the future, Sectra’s enterprise diagnostic IT platform will be extended to efficiently handle genomics information—a further step in Sectra’s drive towards integrated diagnostics. This multidisciplinary approach is particularly important in cancer care.

2022-08-31
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Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s three-month interim report 2022/2023

Linköping, Sweden – August 22, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) invites investors, analysts, and the media to a presentation of the company’s three-month report with President Torbjörn Kronander and CFO Jessica Holmquist.

2022-08-22
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Sectra launches next generation cloud portal to enhance clinical learning in medical education

Linköping, Sweden – August 16, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) launches a new generation of its cloud-based teaching platform Sectra Education Portal. It will greatly enhance students’ learning outside the classroom with significant improvements in usability and functionality. Aligned with Sectra’s overall commitment to deliver cloud-first software, it will facilitate for the hundreds of medical schools using the platform to bridge the gap between education and their students’ professional careers.

2022-08-16
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Notice of Annual General Meeting in Sectra AB (publ)

The shareholders of the medical imaging IT and cyber security company Sectra AB (publ) are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 16.00 (CEST) at Collegium, Teknikringen 7 in Linköping, Sweden.

2022-08-08
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Cooper University Health Care in the US selects Sectra’s subscription model for enterprise imaging

Linköping, Sweden – July 26, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging system at Cooper University Health Care in the US. The contract includes modules for radiology and breast imaging as well as the Sectra VNA to store all radiology images, as well as cardiology images, generated throughout the organization. This unified imaging approach will provide caregivers a full patient overview and allow breast radiologists to view all modalities from one system.

2022-07-26
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Sectra publishes Annual Report and Sustainability Report for 2021/2022

Linköping – July 6, 2022 – Medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) is publishing its Annual Report and Sustainability Report for the 2021/2022 fiscal year today. This report also includes the Corporate Governance Report for the same period.

2022-07-06
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Niagara Health in Canada chooses enterprise-wide imaging solution from Sectra to improve patient care

Linköping, Sweden and Mississauga, ON – June 29, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Niagara Health in Canada. Niagara Health will utilize the radiology and cardiology modules as well as the vendor-neutral archive (VNA) of Sectra’s enterprise imaging solution. The solution will support Niagara Health’s growing imaging demands and provide efficient workflows to improve diagnostics and patient care within the Niagara region.

2022-06-29
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East of England trusts to digitize pathology following a cloud service contract with Sectra

Linköping, Sweden – June 27, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract for digital pathology with East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust and West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust in the UK. The solution will enable pathologists to review and collaborate around cases in a way that is not possible with microscopes. This will reduce variation and increase efficiency in primary diagnostics, thereby improving cancer care.

2022-06-27
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NATO orders Sectra Tiger solution for secure mobile communication

Linköping – June 15, 2022 – International cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received an order from the NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency) for additional units of the approved mobile encryption system Sectra Tiger. The solution will support NATO officials in securely communicating classified information, while preventing the risk of eavesdropping or information leaks.

2022-06-15
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Homerton Healthcare in the UK chooses enterprise imaging as a cloud service from Sectra to ensure patients benefit from latest technology

Linköping, Sweden – June 13, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Homerton Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust in the UK. Sectra will provide the Trust with enterprise imaging as a fully managed cloud service. This means that Sectra will take responsibility for all hardware, software, and other IT components, and the healthcare provider can devote more time to its core business—offering fast and efficient care.

2022-06-13
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Sectra’s year-end report 2021/2022: Higher sales and profit for the fiscal year—Board of Directors proposes increased dividend

Press release – Linköping, June 3, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) posted its highest sales to date, growth in recurring revenue and increased profit compared with the comparative year. This financial performance was a result of the company’s efforts to assist customers in providing the best possible care and increasing cybersecurity in areas where society’s critical functions are the most vulnerable. Customers’ need for Sectra’s offerings was confirmed by the fact that order bookings surpassed SEK 1 billion during the quarter. In light of the above, the Board of Directors and President have proposed that the Annual General Meeting resolve that SEK 1.00 per share be distributed to the shareholders through a share redemption program.

2022-06-03
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Sectra signs framework agreement to supply public hospitals in France with imaging IT for digital pathology

Linköping, Sweden – May 31, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) and UniHA, a cooperative of French public hospitals, have signed a framework agreement for Sectra Digital Pathology. The framework agreement will enable hospitals connected to UniHA to purchase Sectra’s solution on pre-negotiated terms and conditions without undergoing a public tender process. This makes it possible for pathologists to review and collaborate around cases in a way that is not possible with microscopes. It will reduce variation and increase efficiency in primary diagnostics, thereby improving cancer care.

2022-05-31
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Swedish defense forces strengthen ability to exchange classified information by expanding partnership with Sectra

Linköping, Sweden – May 24, 2022 – International cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received several orders from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV). The orders include further development and maintenance of high-performing VPN and mobile telephony solutions approved for highly classified information. The partnership and orders will strengthen protection against the quantum computers of the future, which could threaten traditional encryption technology.

2022-05-24
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The Dutch Ministry of Defense orders Sectra Tiger solution for sharing classified information

Linköping – May 19, 2022 – The Dutch Ministry of Defense has procured additional units of the approved mobile encryption system Sectra Tiger/S from international cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). The solution enables users to securely and efficiently communicate classified information up to and including the classification level SECRET. The new order encompasses the latest version of Sectra Tiger/S, which guarantees the user high availability from anywhere and at any time.

2022-05-19
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Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s year-end report 2021/2022

Linköping, Sweden – May 17, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) invites investors, analysts, and the media to a presentation of the company’s year-end report by President Torbjörn Kronander and CFO Jessica Holmquist. In addition, Fredrik Gustavsson, CTO of Sectra’s Imaging IT Solutions operations, will discuss the transition to selling software as a service (SaaS) and the plans for increased transparency around cloud-based subscriptions in external reporting. 

2022-05-17
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Kent NHS trusts in the UK to modernize patient diagnostics with Sectra in a multi-hospital collaborative environment

Linköping, Sweden – May 12, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Kent and Medway Medical Imaging Consortium. The new agreement will help a consortium of trusts deliver faster diagnoses, improve capacity and deliver community diagnostics. Benefits from utilizing the same imaging system as many other trusts across large of South East England are also expected.

2022-05-12
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Denmark’s largest healthcare region to improve imaging diagnostics with solution from Sectra

Linköping, Sweden – May 3, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a subscription contract to provide enterprise imaging as a fully managed cloud service to the Capital Region in Denmark. The region-wide solution will make medical images and related information accessible across the whole region to facilitate image handling for patients visiting multiple sites across the region and to enable the region to efficiently share its resources.

2022-05-03
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Canadian North York General Hospital chooses enterprise imaging solution from Sectra to improve radiology workflows

Linköping, Sweden and Mississauga, Canada – April 13, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with North York General Hospital (NYGH) in Canada. NYGH will utilize the radiology and breast imaging modules and vendor-neutral archive (VNA) of Sectra’s enterprise imaging solution to review and store images. Replacing the multiple systems used today with one unified imaging platform will enable NYGH to boost radiology reading efficiency and enhance current workflows to improve patient care by doing more without increasing the workload on staff.

2022-04-13
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Dutch university medical center orders Sectra’s digital pathology solution for full-scale primary diagnostics

Linköping, Sweden – March 17, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a digital pathology contract with Erasmus University Medical Center (Erasmus MC) in the Netherlands. The solution will enable pathologists to review and collaborate around cases in a way that is not possible with microscopes. This will reduce variation and increase efficiency in primary diagnostics, thereby improving cancer care.

2022-03-17
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Sectra’s nine-month interim report 2021/2022: The industry’s most satisfied customers for the ninth consecutive year

Press release – Linköping, March 9, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) radiology module for enterprise imaging, Sectra PACS, received a top ranking in customer satisfaction surveys in the US, Canada and Asia/Oceania. Satisfied customers are the foundation for the Group’s growth and the positive trend in the Imaging IT Solutions operations. Sectra’s other operating segments are affected by the pandemic to a greater extent, particularly Secure Communications. The consequences of the pandemic and the ongoing investments in the field of cybersecurity are expected to continue to have a negative impact on the earnings trend toward the end of the fiscal year, but have the potential to contribute to long-term expansion.

2022-03-09
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Sectra and NPIC collaboration expansion to help accelerate digital pathology across the UK

Linköping, Sweden – March 3, 2022 –The National Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC) is expanding the use of international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) pathology solution. This opens opportunities for NHS trusts throughout the UK to digitize pathology and improve patient diagnoses.

2022-03-03
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Efficiency enhancements allow Sectra to secure new Belgian enterprise imaging contract

Linköping, Sweden – March 1, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) and AZ Sint-Maria Halle in Belgium have signed a contract for Sectra’s enterprise imaging solution. AZ Sint-Maria Halle will be utilizing Sectra’s VNA and the modules for breast imaging and radiology, including the toolset for MSK radiology. All and all, this will improve radiology workflows, which in turn will allow for shorter lead times for patients.

2022-03-01
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Northern Ireland goes live with pathology solution from Sectra—joins together radiology and pathology images

Linköping, Sweden – February 22, 2022 – Northern Ireland becomes the first UK region to combine pathology and radiology images and reports in the same medical imaging system. This follows pathology tech go-lives with international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). The solution will modernize diagnostics for healthcare professionals and patients.

2022-02-22
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Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s nine-month interim report 2021/2022

Linköping, Sweden – February 18, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) invites investors, analysts, and the media to a presentation of the company’s nine-month report with President Torbjörn Kronander and CFO Mats Franzén.

2022-02-18
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Emory Healthcare expands enterprise imaging solution from Sectra with digital pathology

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – February 17, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed an agreement to add its digital pathology module to the Sectra enterprise imaging solution at Atlanta-based, Emory Healthcare. This will provide the pathologists with diagnostic quality viewing and analysis of pathology studies digitally, as well as enable integrated diagnostics.

2022-02-17
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Sectra wins four 2022 Best in KLAS awards in the US, Canada, and Asia/Oceania

Linköping, Sweden – February 8, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) announces that its radiology module for enterprise imaging, Sectra PACS, has won the prestigious customer satisfaction award Best in KLAS. It has been ranked number one by healthcare providers for the ninth consecutive year in the US, third consecutive year in Canada, and for a first-time in Asia/Oceania. The awards are given by the healthcare IT data and insights company KLAS Research in the 2022 Best in KLAS: Software and Services Report.

2022-02-08
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Change in number of shares outstanding in Sectra AB during January

Linköping, Sweden – January 31, 2022 – During January, the number of shares outstanding in the medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://investor.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) increased by 34,855 ordinary Class B shares and 1,000,000 ordinary Class C shares. As of today, the final trading day of the month, the number of shares in the company totals 193,662,325 and the number of votes amounts to 311,593,465.

2022-01-31
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Sectra resolves on new issue of Class C shares, repurchase of Class C shares and conversion to Class B shares

Linköping, Sweden – January 13, 2022 – The Board of Directors of international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra AB (publ) (https://sectra.com) has resolved, based on the authorization of the Annual General Meeting on September 14, 2021, to issue 1,000,000 Class C shares, to subsequently repurchase all of these shares and for the Class C shares acquired by the company to be converted to Class B shares to secure the company’s obligations under the share-based long-term incentive programs (LTIP 2021 SROW and LTIP 2021 NA) that the 2021 Annual General Meeting resolved to implement.

2022-01-13
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Consortium in the UK to transform patient diagnostics with Sectra imaging system

Linköping, Sweden – January 12, 2022 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract for radiology imaging with an NHS consortium in Surrey and Sussex in the UK. Some of the expected benefits following the contract are seamless radiology imaging access across hospitals, improved access to specialists, faster informed decisions and enhanced care for patients.

2022-01-12
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Sectra appoints new CFO

Linköping, Sweden – January 10, 2022 – Jessica Holmquist has been appointed CFO of international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). Jessica will also become a member of Sectra’s Group Management, taking up her new role in spring 2022.

2022-01-10
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