SATO Corporation's Financial Statements and the Report of the Board of Directors for 2017 published

8 February 2018

SATO Corporation, Stock exchange release Thursday 8, 2018 at 8 a.m.

SATO Corporation has today published Financial Statements and the Report of the Board of Directors for 2016 as well as the Corporate Governance Statement 2017.

The publications are attached to this release and are found at the company website,

Additional information
Saku Sipola, President & CEO, tel. +358 201 34 4001
Markku Honkasalo, CFO, tel. +358 201 34 4226

Report of the Board of Directors and Financial Statements 2017 
Financial Statements 2017 presentation
Corporate Governance Statement 2017

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SATO is one of Finland's leading lessors of rental apartments. SATO aims to offer full options for rental housing and an excellent customer experience. At the end of 2017, SATO owned a total of 25,800 rental apartments in Finland's largest growth centres and in St Petersburg.

We contribute to sustainable development and initiative through our operations, and engage in open interaction with our stakeholders in order to produce added value. We operate over the long term and profitably. We increase the value of housing assets through investments and divestments and through our repair activities.

SATO Group's net sales in 2017 were EUR 280 million, its operating profit was EUR 231 million and its profit before taxes was EUR 185 million. The value of SATO's investment assets is EUR 3.6 billion.