Financial Information

Audited Financial Information (in GBP)

Year ended 31 December 2006
(in GBP million)
Year ended 31 December 2007
(in GBP million)
Year ended 31 December 2008
(in GBP million)
Year ended 31 December 2009
(in GBP million)
Year ended 31 December 2010
(in GBP million)
Year ended 31 December 2011
(in GBP million)
Year ended 31 December 2012
(in GBP million)
Turnover58.392.4148.7201.8251.9110.981.2
Gross profit28.446.278.6102.795.820.3(50.9)
Profit before tax18.529.345.553.1(0.2)(124.1)(146.5)

Audited Financial Information (in HK$)

Year ended 31 December 2006
(in HK$ million)
Year ended 31 December 2007
(in HK$ million)
Year ended 31 December 2008
(in HK$ million)
Year ended 31 December 2009
(in HK$ million)
Year ended 31 December 2010
(in HK$ million)
Year ended 31 December 2011
(in HK$ million)
Year ended 31 December 2012
(in HK$ million)
Turnover884.81,438.82,002.42,450.23,025.91,385.31,022.6
Gross profit431.5719.11,058.61,246.71,150.6253.6(642.0)
Profit before tax281.1456.2613.4644.9(2.7)(1,549.7)(1,845.8)


From 2009 to 2010:
Revenues grew by 23.5% to HK$ 3,025.9 million.
Gross margin in 2010: 38.0% (2009: 50.9%).
Loss before taxation in 2010 of HK$ 2.7 million (2009: profit before taxation of HK$ 644.9 million).

YearExchange rates
2012£1 to HK$ 12.60
2011£1 to HK$ 12.49
2010£1 to HK$ 12.01
2009£1 to HK$ 12.14
2008£1 to HK$ 13.47
2007£1 to HK$ 15.57
2006£1 to HK$ 15.17