SOURCE: SR.Teleperformance

February 08, 2006 12:34 ET

2005 Turnover: A Year of Strong Growth for SR.Teleperformance

Paris -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 8, 2006 -- Achievements exceeding the objectives previously announced:

- +25.4% growth, based on published data

- +22.5% growth, excluding foreign exchange effects

- +12.7% growth, on a comparable basis*

1/ 2005 Annual Turnover

The SR.Teleperformance Group realized a consolidated turnover of 1,195.2 Million Euros in 2005 versus 952.9 Million Euros in 2004, representing an increase of 25.4% based on published data (i.e., 1,485 Million USD, based on the average exchange rate at December 31st, 2005 (EUR 1 < > = USD 1,2428)).

Excluding foreign exchange effects, the consolidated turnover increased by 22.5%.

On a comparable basis*, the consolidated turnover increased by 12.7%.

2/ 4th Quarter 2005 Turnover

Based on published data, the consolidated turnover achieved in the 4th quarter 2005 amounted to 365.0 Million Euros, corresponding to a 23.8% increase.

The turnover does not include the revenues of MCCI, the Canadian company acquired in December 2005, as it was only consolidated as of December 31st, 2005.

After restating the foreign exchange effects, the consolidated turnover increased by 15.8%.

On a comparable basis*, the consolidated turnover increased by 13.6%, exceeding the growth rate achieved over the first 9 months of the year (12.3%), despite an unfavorable base effect (20% organic growth in the Contact Center Division during the 4th Quarter 2004).

(*) Excluding foreign exchange and scope of consolidation effects

The 2005 turnover growth is distributed as follows:

Distribution by Division

+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+
|(in Millions of Euros)|French Standards|IFRS (International |       |
|                      |                |Financial Reporting |       |
|                      |                |Standards)          |       |
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+
|                      |            2004|                2004|   2005|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+
|                      |                |                    |       |
|                      |                |                    |       |
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+
|Contact Centers       |           921.3|               921.4|1,180.9|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+
|Other                 |            31.5|                31.5|   14.3|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+
|Total                 |           952.8|               952.9|1,195.2|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+-------+

+--------------------+--------------------+
|                    |                    |
|                    |                    |
|                    |                    |
+--------------------+--------------------+
|              Growth|                    |
+--------------------+--------------------+
|Based on published  |On a comparable     |
|data                |basis               |
+--------------------+--------------------+
|              +28.2%|              +13.0%|
+--------------------+--------------------+
|              -54.7%|               -9.6%|
+--------------------+--------------------+
|              +25.4%|              +12.7%|
+--------------------+--------------------+
Geographical Distribution
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+
|(in Millions of Euros)|French Standards|IFRS (International |      |       |
|                      |                |Financial Reporting |      |       |
|                      |                |Standards)          |      |       |
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+
|                      |            2004|                2004|      |   2005|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+
|Europe                |           494.3|               494.8| 51.9%|  580.4|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+
|NAFTA                 |           394.8|               394.4| 41.4%|  478.9|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+
|Other                 |            63.7|                63.7|  6.7%|  135.9|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+
|Total                 |           952.8|               952.9|100.0%|1,195.2|
+----------------------+----------------+--------------------+------+-------+

+------+
|      |
|      |
|      |
+------+
|      |
+------+
| 48.6%|
+------+
| 40.0%|
+------+
| 11.4%|
+------+
|100.0%|
+------+
The 2005 revenues are presented in accordance with the IFRS, the new standards effective since

January 1st 2005. The 2004 revenues were also calculated based on these standards for facilitated comparison with the 2005 results.

The restatement mainly applied to rebilled costs. According to the IFRS, only the profit, if any, resulting from these transactions was integrated as revenues.

About the SR.Teleperformance Group:

SR.Teleperformance (Euronext: FR 0000051807), the world's #2 provider of outsourced CRM and contact center services, operates under various brands, such as Teleperformance for customer acquisition, customer service and customer growth programs, as well as TechCity Solutions and Cash Performance respectively specializing in technical support and debt collection. In 2005, the SR.Teleperformance Group achieved EUR 1,195.2 million revenues (US$ 1,485 million - exchange rate: EUR 1 < > = US$1.24).

The Group operates 45,600 computerized workstations, with more than 58,000 employees (Full-Time Equivalents) across 265 contact centers (including 102 contact centers directly managed in clients' premises) in 38 countries, and conducts programs in more than 51 different languages on behalf of a diversified client base of major international companies.

For more information, please visit: www.srteleperformance.com

SR.Teleperformance Contacts: (info@srteleperformance.com)

Michel PESCHARD, Corporate Secretary, Member of the Board +33-1.55.76.40.80

Nadine DAVESNE, Press Relations

+33-1.46.67.63.44

+33-6.07.15.05.43

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