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Five Year Group Financial Summary (in £M)

  2019 2018(1) 2017 2016 2015
Results from Operations
Revenue £m 2,890.30 2,369.50 1,756.80 1,344.80 1,212.20
Adjusted operating profit £m 933.10 732.10 544.90 415.60 365.60
Statutory operating profit/(loss) £m 538.70 363.20 344.70 198.60 236.50
Statutory profit/(loss) before tax £m 318.70 282.10 268.20 178.10 219.70
Profit/(loss) attributable to equity holders of the parent £m 225.50 207.90 310.80 171.50 171.40
Free cash flow £m 722.10 503.20 400.90 305.70 303.40
Net Assets
Non-current assets £m 10,000.30 10,328.70 4,356.60 4,542.30 2,731.90
Current assets £m 722.20 715.10 460.50 489.30 327.90
Current liabilities £m (1,583.80) (1,530.80) (1,117.70) (1,048.80) (650.00)
Non-current liabilities £m (3,300.70) (3,441.40) (1,470.40) (1,795.00) (1,141.70)
Net assets £m 5,838.00 6,071.60 2,229.00 2,187.80 1,268.10
Key statistics from continuing operations (in pence)
Earnings Per Share 18.00 19.70 37.70 23.60 24.30
Diluted Earnings Per Share 18.00 19.70 37.60 23.60 24.30
Adjusted Earnings Per Share 51.50 49.40 46.20 42.20 39.50
Adjusted diluted Earnings Per Share 51.30 49.20 46.00 42.10 39.50
Dividends per share 23.50 21.90 20.45 19.30 18.50

1 2018 net assets restated for finalisation of UBM acquisition accounting (see Note 4).

2019 Divisional Highlights

  2019 FY 2018 Reported (%) Underlying1 (%)
Informa Markets
Revenue 1,450.2 1,032.2 40.5 4.3
Statutory Operating Profit 247.1 135.6 82.2  
Adjusted Operating Profit2 493.3 357.4 38.0 7.5
Adjusted Operating Margin 2 (%) 34.0 34.6    
Informa Connect
Revenue 275.6 277.5 (0.7) 2.9
Statutory Operating Profit 22.8 15.3 49.0  
Adjusted Operating Profit2 47.2 45.8 3.1 (1.5)
Adjusted Operating Margin 2 (%) 17.1 16.5    
Informa Tech
Revenue 256.2 175.5 46.0 2.0
Statutory Operating Profit 35.9 10.1 255.4  
Adjusted Operating Profit2 70.4 40.1 75.6 7.1
Adjusted Operating Margin 2 (%) 27.5 22.8    
Informa Intelligence
Revenue 348.7 351.1 (0.7) 3.3
Statutory Operating Profit 68.8 66.7 3.1  
Adjusted Operating Profit2 104.1 91.4 13.9 11.3
Adjusted Operating Margin 2 (%) 29.9 26.0    
Taylor & Francis
Revenue 559.6 533.2 5.0 2.4
Statutory Operating Profit 163.5 137.3 19.1  
Adjusted Operating Profit2 218.1 197.4 10.5 3.6
Adjusted Operating Margin 2 (%) 39.0 37.0    

1

Underlying figures are adjusted for acquisitions and disposals, the phasing of events including biennials, the impact of changes from implementing new accounting standards and accounting policy changes, and the effects of currency changes. It includes, on a pro-forma basis, results from acquisitions from the first day of ownership in the comparative period and excludes results from sold businesses from the date of disposal in the comparative period. Reported figures exclude all such adjustments. Alternative performance measures are discussed in the Glossary.

2

Adjusted results are prepared to provide an alternative measure to explain the Group’s performance. Adjusted results exclude adjusting items as set out in Note 7 to the Financial Statements. Operating cash flow, free cash flow, net debt and other non-statutory measures are discussed in the Financial Review and the Glossary.