McLaren Health Care and Elekta mutually terminate long-term agreement

STOCKHOLM, October 11, 2017 – Michigan-based McLaren Health Care and Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) have mutually agreed to terminate their business agreement from December 2013. McLaren Health Care and Elekta will continue their business relationship but on a smaller scale.

In accordance with its process for constant review of backlog, Elekta has therefore determined to reduce USD 72 million of the backlog, to be reported in Q2 fiscal year 2017/18. There will be no material effect on Elekta’s results.

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This is information that Elekta AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication at 07:30 CET on October 11, 2017. (REGMAR)

About Elekta

Elekta is proud to be the leading innovator of equipment and software used to improve, prolong and save the lives of people with cancer and brain disorders. Our advanced, effective solutions are created in collaboration with customers, and more than 6,000 hospitals worldwide rely on Elekta technology. Our treatment solutions and oncology informatics portfolios are designed to enhance the delivery of radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, and to drive cost efficiency in clinical workflows. Elekta employs 3,600 people around the world. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Elekta is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm

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Gert van Santen, Group Vice President Corporate Communications, Elekta AB
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Tobias Bülow, Director Financial Communications, Elekta AB
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