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IG Reports Another Record Year, Obtains a Swiss Licence

Jul 22 2014
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Forexbrokerz.com

IG, a global leader in online trading, providing traders with access to over 10,000 financial markets - including shares, indices, forex, commodities and binaries, today announced its results for the financial year ended 31 May 2014.

 

Main highlights of the results included:

 
  - Good full year results despite a subdued backdrop at the end of the year
  - Net trading revenue1,2 up 2.4% at £370.4 million
  - Profit before tax1 up 1.3% to £194.7 million
  - Diluted EPS1 up 3.6% at 40.18p
  - £160.6 million of own funds generated from operations
  - Final dividend recommended of 22.40p per share; full year dividend up 21.1% to 28.15p
  - Ordinary dividend payout ratio increased to approximately 70% of earnings
  - Strong progress on longer-term strategic growth initiatives
  - Swiss licence application in the final stages and applying to expand into Dubai
 
1 Amounts presented are in relation to the continuing operations of the Group and exclude the Spot business that was discontinued in the year ended 31 May 2012
2 Trading revenue excludes interest on segregated client funds and is presented net of introducing broker commissions
 
 
Established in 1974 as the world's first financial spread betting firm, today IG is the world's No.1 provider of CFDs* and one of the leading global forex brokers. A multi-platform trading company, IG is offering MT4, L2 Dealer, a proprietary built browser based trading platform and numerous mobile trading apps.
 
In addition to its forex and spread-betting business, the company will be launching its new execution-only stockbroking service in late 2014. 
 
"I am delighted to report another record year for the Group.  We continue to build on a long history of growth, with profitability having increased every year since our public listing in 2005. As part of our aim to become the default choice for active traders, we are now progressing new initiatives, which should have positive long-term benefits for shareholders." commented IG's Chairman Jonathan Davie.
 
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