Press releases

New major order from China

Regulatory

Bactiguard has received a new order from China of 100 000 urinary catheters for infection prevention, which will be delivered in December and generate revenues of some 3 million SEK. We have received a new order from our distributor Jian An Pharmaceuticals. The order is for 100 000 Bactiguard coated Foley catheters for infection prevention. The...

Interim report for Q3 2017

Regulatory

We can now put eight quarters of rising sales based on rolling twelve-month figures behind us, which is very positive. This means that more and more patients have access to effective and safe infection prevention, not least in Sweden where we have recently won another tender. The value of delivered products increased by close to 50% in the...

Bactiguard secures three-year financing

Regulatory

Bactiguard has received a commitment for a three-year credit facility of SEK 180 million from Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB), in the form of an overdraft facility of SEK 30 million and a term loan of SEK 150 million. The credit facility replaces current bank financing as well as a loan from the company's main shareholders. "For some time,...

New major order from China

Regulatory

Bactiguard has received a new order from China of 100 000 urinary catheters for infection prevention, which will be delivered in September and generate revenues of some 3 million SEK. We have received a new order from our distributor Jian An Pharmaceuticals. The order is for 100 000 Bactiguard coated Foley catheters for infection prevention,...

Bactiguard’s central venous catheters approved in India

Regulatory

The product approval for Bactiguard's central venous catheters has been announced by the Indian Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. This provides new opportunities for Bactiguard in providing effective infection prevention in one of the largest and fastest growing markets in the world.  The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation...

Bactiguard appoints new CFO

Regulatory

Bactiguard Holding AB (publ) has appointed Cecilia Edström, today Senior Vice President Sales and New Business, as acting Chief Financial Officer (CFO). She succeeds Fredrik Järrsten, who will leave Bactiguard to assume a new CFO role in another company. Cecilia Edström will assume her new position on 15 September. ”Fredrik Järrsten has...

Interim report for Q2 2017

Regulatory

Bactiguard saves lives by preventing healthcare associated infections. With the development in the second quarter, sales of our own product portfolio have now increased for seven consecutive quarters, based on rolling twelve-month figures. This means that more patients have access to effective and safe infection prevention. The value of delivered...

New major order from China

Regulatory

Bactiguard has received a third major order from China of 100 000 Bactiguard coated Foley catheters for infection prevention, which will be delivered in June and generate revenues of some 3 million SEK. We have received a third major order from our distributor Jian An Pharmaceuticals. The order is for 100 000 Bactiguard coated Foley catheters...

Interim report for Q1 2017

Regulatory

Strong financial start in 2017. Revenue grew 58 % in the first quarter and we reached an EBITDA margin of 33 %. The reason for the improved results, besides a new licensing deal, is that we have higher revenues from C.R. Bard and continued cost control. The volume of products sold from our own portfolio is lower than last year, but the product...

Year-end report 2016 Bactiguard Holding AB

Regulatory

In many ways, 2016 was a good year for Bactiguard. We exceeded our goal of doubling the volume of products sold in our own portfolio by a wide margin and delivered approx. 418,000 units. We made a breakthrough in China and India, now our two largest markets, and we entered several European markets, while advancing our position in the domestic...

Bactiguard enters new therapeutic area through license agreement

Regulatory

Bactiguard and Smartwise Sweden AB (Smartwise) have entered into a joint development project for advanced, Bactiguard-coated vascular injection catheters. At the same time, a license agreement has been signed. Smartwise will pay USD 2.5 million, for the exclusive and global right to the Bactiguard technology for this application, payable in...