BRIEF-International Personal Finance FY pretax profit rises 4.6 pct

miércoles 25 de febrero de 2015 03:21 GYT
 

Feb 25 (Reuters) - International Personal Finance Plc

* Total dividend up 29 percent to 12 pence per share

* Final dividend 7.8 pence per share

* Profit before tax and exceptional items increased 5 pct to 123.5 million pounds

* Strong underlying growth of 25.4 million pounds (21.5 pct) in profit before tax and exceptional items offset by additional new business investment of 9 million pounds

* Impairment as a percentage of revenue in target range at 28.1 pct

* Year-On-Year customer numbers and credit issued grew 2 pct and 5 pct respectively

* Revenue for year increased by 13 pct

* Growth in last weeks of year below expectations   Continuación...