Experian posts “very good year”

Experian plc, the Nottingham information services company, has hailed a “very good year” in its financial report for the year ended 31 March 2019.

Revenue in the UK and Ireland was £630m, up 4%. B2B grew 7%, while Consumer Services declined 4%.

Brian Cassin, Chief Executive Officer, said: “This was a very good year for Experian. Our investment and innovation agenda delivered strong and broad-based growth with exciting new offers for consumers and businesses. We have strengthened our prospects and expanded our opportunities; both our B2B and Consumer Services businesses delivered strongly.

“With another year of continued investments, FY20 is expected to deliver further strong performance, with organic revenue growth in the 6-8% range, Benchmark EBIT growth at or above revenue growth and strong progress in Benchmark earnings per share.”