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Strategic Investment Announcement

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The Realize-Viva Group, consisting of Realize SA and its subsidiaries Viva Payments and Viva Services, announces a strategic partnership with the investment companies owned by Marianna I. Latsis and Paris Kasidokostas-Latsis.

As explained Mr. Haris Karonis, Founder and Managing Director of the Group of companies, the strategic investors aquired a minority stake in the Company Realize SA.

The investment aims to implement the comapany's business plan for dynamic development of its services in the field of electronic payments in Greece and abroad through its subsidiaries Viva Payments and Viva Services.

This investment is part of the wider strategy of the two investors, in support of innovative business initiatives in one of the main pillars of development in Greece, the digital economy.

The partnership is an important recognition of the methodical and effective work of the management and staff of the Realize Group, confirming the positive outlook of the Greek firm which is distinguished by innovation, flexibility, speed and quality of the provided services.

Realize Group operates in the Greek market since 2000. It consists of the following companies:

Realize SA, a leading company in the IT industry specializing in the design and development of web and mobile applications for banks and large organizations (B2B).

Viva Payments, the first payment institution licensed by the Bank of Greece to provide innovative electronic payment services in Greece and in 30 countries of the European Economic Area.

Viva Services, a company with a dominant position in online marketing to consumers (B2C) travel and tourism services (airline, ferry tickets, hotels etc), entertainment tickets and sporting events, insurance, transportation (taxi), telecommunications services etc.

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