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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 31 August 2013, First Derivatives plc revenues increased 25% to L34.4M. Net income decreased 14% to L2.4M. Revenues reflect Software segment increase of 46% to L11M, Consulting Division segment increase of 17% to L23.4M, United Kingdom segment increase of 23% to L12.2M, Australasia segment increase of 63% to L4.4M. Net income was offset by Depreciation and Amortisation increase of 46% to L2M (expense). more »

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28th Feb 2014
28th Feb 2015

Price Target: 1,388 (+32.31% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
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Broker Recommendations for First Derivatives
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 0 1 3

Named Brokers and Analysts
Arden Partners Ian Mitchell , Panmure Gordon Adam Lawson , Goodbody Stockbrokers Rachael Cairns , Charles Stanley Securities Peter McNally , Sanlam Securities UK Roger Phillips ,

First Derivatives plc is engaged in the provision of a range of software and consulting services to the investment bank market, the derivatives technology industry, the foreign exchange market and the provision of technology sales services to the information technology (IT) sector. The Company operates in two segments: consulting activities, which include services to capital markets, and software activities, which includes the sale of intellectual property and related services. Its software products are developed on the common Delta technology platform. Its legal services initiative provides resources to banks in areas, such as non-core asset disposal, regulatory compliance and securitization. The Company provided services to 100 different investment banks, brokers, exchanges and hedge funds.

Directors: Brian Conlon (CEO) , Robert Ferguson (CFO) , Richard Fulton (Secy.) ,

No. of Employees: 800 No. of Shareholders: n/a


Last Annual February 28th, 2013
Last Interim August 31st, 2013
Shares in Issue 19,703,610
Free Float 8.87m (45.0%)
ISIN GB0031477770
Sector Technology
Industry Software & IT Services
Index FTSE Aim All Share,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

FDP Share Price Performance FDP Quote
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Latest FDP News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming FDP Events
Tuesday 17th June, 2014 (estimate)
Preliminary 2013 First Derivatives PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 17th July, 2014 (estimate)
First Derivatives PLC Annual General Meeting

Recent ↓
Wednesday 26th March, 2014
First Derivatives PLC Trading Update
Wednesday 13th November, 2013
Dividend For FDP.L
Tuesday 5th November, 2013
Interim 2013 First Derivatives PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Tuesday 5th November, 2013
Interim 2013 First Derivatives PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 18th July, 2013
First Derivatives PLC Annual General Meeting
Friday 28th June, 2013
First Derivatives PLC Secondary Public Offering Pricing
Wednesday 26th June, 2013
Dividend For FDP.L
Tuesday 18th June, 2013
Preliminary 2012 First Derivatives PLC Earnings Presentation (London)
Tuesday 18th June, 2013
Preliminary 2012 First Derivatives PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 2nd April, 2013
First Derivatives PLC Pre-Close Period Trading Update


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