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2004/2005 consolidated accounts - Sustained growth and strong profitability

Toulouse - October 28th, 2005 – The IGE+XAO Group announces:

IGE+XAO shows increased growth of 10% during fiscal 2004/2005, when compared to the previous fiscal, with a turnover of € 19,010,851.

With regard to the profits forecast, the company's performance shows a remarkable increase of 10% to € 2,629,947 leading to consolidated results of € 1,762,331 , an increase of 16%. The consolidated net income increases by 12.3% to € 1,612,825 . Furthermore, the net margin has improved to reach 8.5% of turnover, thus exceeding the 8% objective announced by Group directors.

At the same time, the Group has strengthened its financial position with a net cash flow of
€ 9,672,416 (€ 7,740,084 in 2003/2004) and shareholders' equity of € 10,422,512 (€ 9,006,354 in 2003/2004). This financial strength enables the Group to achieve its objectives and make full use of both internal and external development opportunities.

Apart from the financial data, fiscal 2004/2005 has been particularly active with the signing of a contract for more than € 1.5 million over a two-year period with the Group Eurocopter. At the same time, IGE+XAO has entered into several major partnerships notably with Weidmüller and with Moeller Electric. The first aims to integrate Weidmüller's wiring materials in IGE+XAO software and to permit business synergies. The second is in the supplying by IXE+XAO of a software programme for the drawing of electrical circuits destined for the clients of Moeller Electric.

In line with the management of the Group, the Board of Directors will propose to the Annual General Meeting of shareholders a dividend distribution of € 315,720 against € 298,180 in 2003/2004.

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ÜBER DIE IGE+XAO GRUPPE :
Seit über 30 Jahren betreibt die IGE+XAO Gruppe die Softwareentwicklung und den Vertrieb ihrer Produkte im Bereich der Computer Aided Design-Softwarelösungen (CAD), der Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) und der Simulation. Diese Softwareprodukte wurden entwickelt, um Planern bei der Konstruktion und Pflege elektrotechnischer Dokumentation zu helfen. IGE+XAO bietet eine Reihe von Elektro- CAD, PLM bzw. Simulation Softwarelösungen für alle Bereiche an: von der Einzelplatzlizenz bis zu Lösungen für komplexe Aufgabenstellungen. IGE+XAO beschäftigt weltweit 390 Mitarbeiter in 32 Niederlassungen und in 21 Ländern und hat mehr 86.000 Lizenzen verkauft. Die IGE+XAO Gruppe ist ein Vorreiter in ihrer Branche. Weitere Informationen finden Sie unter: http://www.ige-xao.com

Ihr Kontakt zu IGE+XAO :
Kontaktperson für Analysten/Investoren: Alain Di Crescenzo (Chairman of the Group): +33 (0)5 62 74 36 36
IGE+XAO Gruppe, 16 boulevard Deodat de Severac - CS 90 312 - 31 773 COLOMIERS CEDEX- Frankreich
Telefon: +33 (0)5 62 74 36 36 - Fax: +33 (0)5 62 74 36 37 - www.ige-xao.com
Notiert an der NYSE Euronext Paris – Compartment C - ISIN FR 0000030827

Pressekontakt :
Rozenn Nerrand-Destouches: +33 (0)5 62 74 36 02

IGE+XAO Deutschland :
Marie-Bernays-Ring 19a,
41199 Mönchengladbach,
Tel.: +49 (0) 2166/13391-0 
Internet: www.ige-xao.de



IGE+XAO Switzerland :
Rue de Flore 5,
CH-2502 Biel/Bienne,
Tel: +41 (0) 32- 365 93 66
Internet: www.ige-xao.ch