trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/1ra9fkad18kod11b4snkcw2 content esgSubNav
In This List

RELX profit declines as revenue falls


According to Market Intelligence, December 2022


Private Markets 360° | Episode 1: The role of ESG in Private Equity


Next in Tech | Episode 93: World Cup excitement


Insight Weekly: Layoffs swell; energy efficiency PE deals defy downturn; 2023 global risk themes

RELX profit declines as revenue falls

RELX PLC posted a decline in its net profit for the first half of fiscal 2018 to £678 million, or 34.1 pence per share, in the half ending June 30, down by 1% from £682 million, or 33.6 pence per share, in the same period of 2017.

Revenue for the first half fell by 1% to £3.65 billion from £3.70 billion in the prior-year period.

The company said its operating profit rose to £969 million in the first half, from £942 million.

RELX also boosted its interim dividend by 6% to 12.4 pence per share.