FRANKFURT, July 29 (Reuters) - German exchange operator Deutsche Boerse DB1Gn.DE on Wednesday said it posted a 4% fall in second quarter net profit, coming in below expectations, but left its guidance for the year unchanged.
Net profit attributable to shareholders was 256.7 million euros ($302.26 million), down from 266.9 million euros a year ago, the company said. Analysts had expected an increase in profit.
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