5 Year Summary

Five year financial summary

2015

£M

2014

£M

2013

£M

2012

£M

2011

£M

Revenue

735.4 783.2 746.8 651.7 649.5
Impairment (188.9) (220.0) (198.6) (176.2) (167.7)
Revenue less impairment
546.5 563.2 548.2 475.5 481.8
Finance costs
(41.6) (45.3) (49.0) (41.6) (42.9)
Operating costs
(116.8) (120.0) (112.5) (100.3) (97.1)
Administrative expenses
(272.0) (274.4) (268.6) (238.5) (241.3)
Profit before tax and exceptional items
116.1 123.5 118.1 95.1 100.5
Exceptional items
(15.9) (23.3) 12.4 (4.8) -
Profit before taxation
100.2 100.2 130.5 90.3 100.5
Tax charge
(37.7) (28.4) (34.9) (16.2) (24.0)
Profit after taxation
62.5 71.8 95.6 74.1 76.5
Discontinued operations
- - - - -
Profit from operations
62.5 71.8 95.6 74.1 76.5
Earnings per share (p) – (continuing operations)
27.3 30.2 35.5 27.6 30.2
Earnings per share (p) – (including discontinuing operations)
27.3 30.2 35.5 27.6 30.2
Dividend per share (p)
12.4 12.0 9.3 7.7 7.1