Explainer: Egypt's central bank unchanged interest rates decision and why    Egypt hopes to reach IMF deal within one month or two: minister    Egypt is exploring affordable loans from China, Japan – minister    Apple's iPhone 14 is the easiest to fix since 2016    Apple to hike App Store prices in Egypt and other countries in Asia, Europe    Dior new pre-fall men collection to take place for the first time in Egypt    Putin: Turkey to pay 25% of Russian gas in rubles    Kazakhstan's President awards Egypt's Azhar imam Astana International Prize    UK economy turmoil follows Queen Elizabeth's death    Three possible scenarios as Egypt's central bank governor resigns – MP    Adele is living a love story, wants to be a homemaker    In Photos: Egypt swears in 13 new ministers after major Cabinet reshuffle    Egypt's Sisi names 13 ministers in Cabinet reshuffle    Spain: prosecutor seeks 8 years sentence for Shakira over tax evasion    Egypt: Alamein Art Festival kicks off a collection of recycled installations    John Legend enjoys family trip in Egypt    Egypt's athlete Basma Emad wins bronze in weightlifting in Mediterranean Games    Noura Al-Mutair – first Gulf female boxer in World Championships    Maha karara joins AAIB as Head of Corporate Communications, Sustainability    Egypt works on charting cooperation strategies with international institutions for 5 years: Al-Mashat    Over 2.4 million newborns examined for hearing impairment: Health Ministry    Netflix releases trailer of Arab adaption of 'Perfect Strangers' film    Balqees to headline concert celebrating launch of streaming giant LIVENow in MENA    Sawsan Badr to be honoured at Aswan Women Film Festival    MP Abdel Hady Al-Qasby calls government to facilitate and support NGOs    Al-Sisi follows up on 'Great Transfiguration Project' in St. Catherine    Cairo, London stress need to strengthen cooperation to face climate change    Foreigners account for 22.6% of Egypt's T-bills issuances in 1H 2021: CBE    Egypt's ambassador to Italy passes away    Egypt confirms readiness to help African countries face terrorism and extremism    An estimated 235 million people needed humanitarian assistance and protection in 2021, an increase of 40% compared to 2020: IOM Egypt    Egypt, DRC discuss water cooperation during WYF    Egypt, DR Congo discuss boosting bilateral cooperation during WYF    Cameroonian police probe assault on three Algerian journalists covering AFCON    Pharaohs start AFCON 2021 campaign with fierce clash against Nigeria    Foreign Ministry opens capacity building course for French-speaking African diplomats    Russia says it's in sync with US, China, Pakistan on Taliban    It's a bit frustrating to draw at home: Real Madrid keeper after Villarreal game    Shoukry reviews with Guterres Egypt's efforts to achieve SDGs, promote human rights    Sudan says countries must cooperate on vaccines    Johnson & Johnson: Second shot boosts antibodies and protection against COVID-19    Egypt to tax bloggers, YouTubers    Egypt's FM asserts importance of stability in Libya, holding elections as scheduled    We mustn't lose touch: Muller after Bayern win in Bundesliga    Egypt records 36 new deaths from Covid-19, highest since mid June    Egypt sells $3 bln US-dollar dominated eurobonds    Gamal Hanafy's ceramic exhibition at Gezira Arts Centre is a must go    Italian Institute Director Davide Scalmani presents activities of the Cairo Institute for ITALIANA.IT platform    

Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.

EFG Hermes net profit records EGP 200 m in Q2 2018
Published in Daily News Egypt on 15 - 08 - 2018

EFG Hermes, financial services corporation in Frontier Emerging Markets (FEM), reported today its results in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018, recording a net profit after tax and minority interest of EGP 200m on revenues of EGP 1,004m. Adjusting for one-off gains related to the sale of a stake in Credit Libanais realised in the comparable period of last year, the normalized Group revenues would be up 28% Y-o-Y in Q2 2018.
Fees and commission income climbed 17% year-over-year to EGP 748m in Q2 2018, with almost all business lines recording revenue growth.
The group's performance was supported by accelerated growth at its non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) platform, particularly Tanmeyah Micro Enterprise Services (Tanmeyah), as well as solid contributions from the group's buy-side business.
Meanwhile, the group's capital markets and treasury operations reported revenues of EGP 256m in the Q2 2018.
For his part, Karim Awad, EFG Hermes Group CEO stated that EFG`s results in the Q2 demonstrate how the firm's diversification and geographic expansion strategy allows it to post strong results amid challenging market conditions.
"Our venture to build a leading NBFI platform is delivering strong results with revenues almost doubling compared to last year, while our investment bank is consistently gaining strong footing in newly-entered territories and driving our long term growth momentum," he assured.

Clic here to read the story from its source.