"Securitas is a world leader in security. With 215,000 employees Securitas operates in more than 30 countries mainly in Europe and North America supported by over 2,000 local branches. In 2006 the guarding businesses had sales of MSEK 49,085, with about 195,000 employees in more than 30 countries. In 2006 Loomis had sales of MSEK 11,474, with about 20,000 employees in the USA and Europe. The guarding businesses have a total world market share of 12 percent, with 16 percent in North America and 18 percent in Europe. Loomis market share is 19 percent in both the USA and Europe."