Q2 1 April - 30 June 2015 The year continues strongly for ASSA ABLOY Sales increased by 22% in the quarter, with 4% organic growth, and totaled SEK 17,082 M (13,964). Strong growth in Global Technologies and good growth in Americas, EMEA and Entrance Systems. Negative growth in Asia Pacific as result of continued weak demand in China. Three acquisitions signed during the quarter, with expected annual sales totaling just over SEK 700 M. Operating income (EBIT) for the quarter increased by 24% to SEK 2,742 M (2,219). The operating margin was 16.1% (15.9). Net income for the quarter amounted to SEK 1,888 M (1,534). Earnings per share for the quarter rose by 23% and amounted to SEK 1.70 (1.38). Cash flow for the quarter was SEK 1,991 M (1,963).