OTTAWA, July 10, 2013 /CNW/ - ZIM Corporation (OTCBB: ZIMCF), a provider of software products and services for the database and mobile markets: today announced its financial results for its fiscal year ended March 31, 2013. All figures presented are calculated in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) in the United States and presented in US dollars.
Revenue from ongoing operations for the year ended March 31, 2013 was $1,310,481, a decrease compared to revenue of $1,798,677 for the year ended March 31, 2012. Net less from ongoing operations for the year ended March 31, 2013 was $192,115, or a basic and diluted loss per share of $0.002, a decrease, from $474,457 the year ended March 31, 2012, or a basic and diluted income per share of $0.004. The decline in revenue and income is a direct result of delays in the completion of two projects that are scheduled for completion in the next fiscal year and an impairment charge related to investments of $98,464.
ZIM also announced it has discontinued its mobile content. Net loss related to discontinued operations was $8,904 for the year ended March 31, 2013, as compared to a net loss of $23,408 for the year ended March 31, 2012.
"Project delays and the impairment of our assets have resulted in a very challenging year at ZIM " said Dr. Michael Cowpland, President and CEO of ZIM. "However, we enter fiscal 2014 with a backlog of over $500,000 and anticipate fiscal 2014 project deliveries to enhance our revenues."
ZIM had cash and cash equivalents of $1,591,507 as at March 31, 2013 as compared to $1,762,171 as at March 31, 2012 with no outstanding long term debt. ZIM had working capital of $1,895,111 as at March 31, 2013.
ZIM is a provider of software products and services for the database and mobile markets. ZIM products and services are used by enterprises in the design, development and management of business, database and mobile applications. Certain of ZIM's mobile products are also provided to the consumer market. For more information on ZIM and its customers, partners and products, visit: www.zim.biz.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, with respect to ZIM's use of its cash from operations. All forward-looking statements made in this press release relating to expectations about future events or results are made as of, and are based upon information available to ZIM as of, the date hereof. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those described or implied by any forward-looking statements. New risks can arise and it is not possible for management to predict all such risks, nor can it assess the impact of all such risks on our business or the extent to which any factor, or combination of factors, may cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statements. Given these risks and uncertainties, investors should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements as a prediction of actual results. All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this news release. We undertake no obligation to revise or update publicly any forward-looking statements in order to reflect any event or circumstance that may arise after the date of this news release, other than as required by law. Please refer to ZIM's filings with the SEC for additional information regarding risks and uncertainties. Copies of these filings are available through the SEC's website at www.sec.gov.
SOURCE: ZIM CORPORATION