UBM Sees Strong Events Results in Emerging Markets
UBM has highlighted a 21.7 per cent year-on-year rise in events revenue in its interim results for the nine months to 30 September.
The events, publishing and data services company reported revenue of £338.9m across its events division for the nine-month period, up from £278.5m last year. This represented underlying growth of 12.7 per cent.
Adjusted operating profit was also up 22.9 per cent, from £85.5m to £105.1m, while operating margins inched up slightly from 30.7 per cent to 31 per cent.