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Pagegroup PLC (PAGE.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Pagegroup Says FY ‍Group Gross Profit Up 9.9 Pct To 711.6 Mln Pounds
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Pagegroup Plc ::FY ‍GROUP GROSS PROFIT +9.9% (+14.6% IN REPORTED RATES) TO £711.6M, A RECORD YEAR​.FY OPERATING PROFIT EXPECTED TO BE AHEAD OF CONSENSUS, BUT WITHIN RANGE OF CURRENT MARKET FORECASTS ​.‍IN Q4 UK CONTINUED TO EXPERIENCE CHALLENGING MARKET CONDITIONS, WITH MACRO ENVIRONMENT IMPACTING SOME CLIENTS AND SENIOR CANDIDATES.​.‍FOR FULL YEAR, FOREIGN EXCHANGE BENEFITED OUR RESULTS, INCREASING REPORTED GROSS PROFIT BY £29.4M AND OPERATING PROFIT BY C. £6M​.AT 31 DEC, TOTAL FEE EARNER HEADCOUNT IS NOW 5,497, WITH A TOTAL HEADCOUNT OF 7,029​.  Full Article

PageGroup forecasts in-line FY operating profit
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - PAGEGROUP PLC ::Q3 EMEA GROSS PROFIT ‍79.3​ MILLION STG VERSUS 66.8 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.Q3 ASIA PACIFIC GROSS PROFIT ‍37.0​ MILLION STG VERSUS 32.3 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.Q3 UK GROSS PROFIT ‍34.9​ MILLION STG VERSUS 37.8 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.Q3 AMERICAS GROSS PROFIT ‍26.1​ MILLION STG VERSUS 21.7 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.Q3 GROSS PROFIT OF ‍177.3​ MILLION STG VERSUS 158.6 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.‍HEADCOUNT AT 30 SEPTEMBER 2017 1,438 VERSUS 1,298 AT JUNE END​.‍"OUTLOOK FOR FULL YEAR OPERATING PROFIT REMAINS IN LINE WITH CURRENT CONSENSUS"​.‍THERE REMAIN A NUMBER OF CHALLENGES AS WE CONTINUE THROUGH 2017 AND INTO 2018​.GROWTH IN ‍UK WAS DOWN -7.6 PCT, WITH CLIENT AND CANDIDATE CONFIDENCE LEVELS CONTINUING TO BE IMPACTED BY BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS AND POLITICAL UNCERTAINTY​.  Full Article

PageGroup CEO does not expect UK hiring recover in current quarter
Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016 

PageGroup Plc CEO Steve Ingham: Companies and candidates in the UK are being "slightly" cautious after Brexit . Slightly fewer jobs in the UK at the moment . Weaker performance in UK hiring is coming through in financial services, with more concerns around top level jobs . Do not see UK hiring conditions recovering in the current quarter For the full story on PageGroup, click on: [nL8N1CH0ZL] Further company coverage: [PAGE.L] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136).  Full Article

PageGroup says H1 gross profit up 6.5 pct
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 

PageGroup Plc : Half-year results for period ended June 30 2016 . Says group gross profit up 3.6 pct to 299.2 mln stg at constant exchange rates . Says strongest growth in EMEA up 12.0 pct . Says H1 operating profit increased 12.1 pct to 47.1 mln stg . Says interim dividend up 4.2 pct to 3.75 pence per share, totalling 11.6 mln stg .Says remain mindful of ongoing macro-economic uncertainty in UK.  Full Article

Pagegroup CEO says largely business as usual in the UK so far
Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016 

Pagegroup Plc : Ceo says 1-2 jobs that have gone on hold, 1-2 candidates have turned down offers that they possibly may have accepted before Brexit . Ceo says largely "business as usual" in the UK so far Further company coverage: [PAGE.L] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136).  Full Article

Page Group says Q2 gross profit growth of 3.7 pct
Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016 

Pagegroup Plc : Q2 strongest growth in emea +13.6%; benelux +30%; southern europe +25% in constant currency . Q2 uk -2.3% impacted by pre-referendum uncertainty; page personnel +2%; temporary +3% in constant currency . Within disciplines in q2, financial services was down 7%, though this only represents 4% of uk . Second quarter and first half 2016 trading update . Group gross profit growth of 3.7% in line with q1 (8.0% growth on a reported basis) . It is too early to say how result of eu referendum will impact our results going forward, but environment leading up to vote caused a slightly weaker result in june-ceo .Will continue to focus on driving profitable growth, whilst remaining able to respond quickly to any changes in market conditions-ceo.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Mainland Europe profits drive UK recruiter SThree higher

June 15 British recruiting firm SThree Plc reported an 11 percent rise in gross profit for the first half of 2018 on Friday, as strong growth in continental Europe and the United States more than offset a slide in UK business.