Today, the following news was published on various websites: “Sabancı announced its profit. Sabancı Holding submitted its semi-annual financial statements for 2013 to the tax administration. Sabancı Holding A.Ş.’s semi-annual net profit was declared to be TL 772.402.395 . The Company’s annual profit for 2012 was TL 1.855.754.000” . The TL 772.401.395 mentioned in the news is the unconsolidated semi-annual profit of Sabancı Holding A.Ş. (singular company) which was submitted to the tax administration.

The TL 1.855.754.000 which is mentioned in the news is the 2012 consolidated profit of the entire group. Sabancı Group’s first semi-annual net profit has not been announced yet, and the comparison made in the news does not reflect the truth.