Five Year Summary

Group Five Year Financial Review

  Year ended 31 December
 
2015
£m

2016
£m

 2017
£m

 2018
£m

 2019
£m
Revenue 3,057.6 3,245.4 3,793.4 4,352.6 5,052.8
Adjusted operating profit 87.4 86.2 105.5 118.8 151.5
Adjusted 1 Profit before tax 87.2 86.4 106.2 118.2 146.3
Statutory profit for the year 103.1 63.8 81.3 108.1 101.6
Adjusted diluted earnings per share 46.8p 53.6p 54.0p 65.1p 92.5p
Net cash excluding CSF 126.7 148.4 195.9 57.3 137.1
Year end headcount 12,993 13,373 14,026 15,117 15,816
Note: The 2015 results above are presented including RDC. This subsidiary was disposed during 2015 and was excluded, as an adjusted1item, within the 2015 and 2016 Annual Report and Accounts.
  Year ended 31 December
  2015
£m
2016
£m
2017
£m
2018
£m
2019
£m
Tangible assets 57.1 63.0 77.9 106.3 212.3
Investment property 10.3 10.0
Intangible assets 81.5 76.3 80.3 184.6 175.6
Investment in associate 0.1 0.1 0.1
Deferred tax asset 12.8 10.5 9.1 9.6 9.2
Non-current prepayments 3.5 3.5
Inventories 45.7 44.0 69.3 99.5 122.2
Trade and other receivables 621.8 740.4 835.4 1,180.4 996.5
Prepayments and accrued income 106.5 139.5 162.6 171.2 176.3
Forward currency contracts 2.2 8.1 8.2 3.9 3.3
Current asset investment 15.0 30.0
Cash 111.8 118.7 206.6 200.4 217.9
Current liabilities (695.9) (804.8) (940.9) (1,351.1) (1,257.8)
Non-current liabilities (7.3) (7.9) (19.7) (160.6) (166.6)
Net assets 361.5 428.0 488.9 447.8 492.5