Financial Summary
  For the year ended 31 December
(in HK$'000)
For the six months ended 30 June
(in HK$'000)
  2017 2016 +/(-) 1H2018 1H2017 +/(-)
Revenue 2,909,978 1,921,237 51% 1,945,075 1,075,114 80.9%
Gross profit 744,029 592,695 26% 497,292 300,744 65.3%
Gross profit margin 25.6% 30.8% -5.2pp 25.6% 28.0% -2.4pp
Segmental EBITDA# (before unallocated items) 491,187 297,073 65% 386,816 172,769 123.9%
Segmental EBITDA margin 16.9% 15.5% 1.4pp 19.9% 16.1% 3.8pp
Segmental operating profit/ (loss) 303,197 193,980 56.3% 50,251 96,791 -48.1%
Segmental operating profit margin 10.4% 10.1% 0.3pp 2.6% 9.0% -6.4pp
Operating profit/ (loss) 300,177 132,323 126.9% 28,707 138,167 -79.2%
Operating profit margin 10.3% 6.9% 3.4pp 1.5% 12.9% -11.4pp
EBIT 434,812 332,141 30.9% 112,219 226,581 -50.5%
Net profit 389,514 312,656 24.6% 69,843 209,833 -66.7%
Net profit (adjusted)# 389,514 312,656 24.6% 265,143 146,571 80.9%
Profit attributable to equity holders of the company 346,144 283,964 21.9% 67,544 193,082 -65.0%
             
  Audited
31 December
(in HK$'000)
Unaudited
30 June
(in HK$'000)
  2017 2016 +/(-) 2018 2017 +/(-)
Total assets 5,657,451 5,499,041 3% 6,193,254 5,386,495 15.0%
Total libilities 1,493,906 1,913,374 -21.9% 1,728,012 1,521,509 13.6%
Total equity 4,163,545 3,585,667 16.1% 4,465,242 3,864,986 15.5%
Net assets per share (HK$) 1.50 1.29 16.3% 1.61 1.39 15.8%
             
Cash and cash equivelants* 2,541,482 2,726,733 -6.8% 2,531,265 2,396,014 5.6%

 

Note:
* Already deducted the cash & cash equivalents included in disposal group classified as held-for-sale in 2016
# Excluding the non-cash share option expenses of approximately HK$195.3 million under the payment processing solutions segment, and the absence of a one-off gain of approximately HK$63.3 million recorded in 1H2017 resulting from the disposal of a subsidiary of the Company.