Brady plc is the largest European-headquartered provider of trading and risk management software to the global commodity, recycling and energy markets. Brady combines fully integrated and complete solutions supporting the entire commodity trading operation, from capture of financial and physical trading, through risk management, handling of physical operations, back office financials and treasury settlement, for energy, refined and unrefined metals, scrap and secondary metals, soft commodities and agricultural products. Brady has 30 years’ expertise in the commodity markets with more than 10,000 users at over 400 companies worldwide, who depend on Brady’s software solutions to deliver vital business transactions across their global operations. Brady clients include many of the world’s largest financial institutions, trading companies, miners, refiners, scrap processors, recyclers and producers, tier one banks and a large number of London Metal Exchange (LME) Category 1 and 2 clearing members and many leading European energy generators, traders and consumers.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
227 (est)
Brady was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Brady

Martin Thorneycroft

Martin Thorneycroft

Chief Financial Officer
Jon Hobbs

Jon Hobbs

Chief Technology Officer
Elizabeth Sipiere

Elizabeth Sipiere

Chief Operating Officer
Ian Jenks

Ian Jenks

Chairman and Executive Chairman
Brian Collins

Brian Collins

Head of Group Product
Alison Ellmann

Alison Ellmann

Head of Global Account Management

Brady Office Locations

Brady has offices in London, Histon, Halden, Chêne-Bourg and in 1 other location
London, GB (HQ)
Riverside House 2 A Southwark Bridge Rd
Maumee, US
1705 Indian Wood Cir
Chêne Bourg, CH
18 Rue François Perréard
Halden, NO
Håkon Melbergs Vei 16

Histon, GB
Victory House Vision Park

Brady Data and Metrics

Brady Financial Metrics

Brady's revenue was reported to be £27.4 m in FY, 2015 which is a 12% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

27.4 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

26.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

(1.7 m)

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2017)

59.4 m

Closing share price (21-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

6.6 m
Brady's current market capitalization is £59.4 m.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


29.4 m31 m27.4 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.5 m1.5 m1.1 m

Gross profit

27.8 m29.5 m26.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

366 k451 k718 k

Pre tax profit

928 k1.1 m(1.4 m)

Net Income

1.1 m459 k(1.7 m)
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


7.2 m9.6 m6.6 m

Accounts Receivable

7.1 m6.3 m5.4 m

Current Assets

15.4 m16.9 m13.6 m


1.6 m1.6 m1.6 m


37.5 m31 m29.8 m

Total Assets

54.6 m49.6 m45.1 m

Accounts Payable

2.7 m1.8 m1.1 m

Current Liabilities

11.2 m10.5 m10.8 m

Total Liabilities

15.7 m15.2 m15.6 m

Retained Earnings

(179 k)(919 k)(3.3 m)

Total Equity

38.9 m34.4 m29.5 m

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.4 x1.5 x
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

3.9 m5.8 m1.9 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(1.2 m)(1 m)(1.1 m)

Income Taxes Paid

189 k(630 k)(329 k)
GBPY, 2015


121.7 k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x

Brady Operating Metrics

Brady's Customers was reported to be 400 in FY, 2015
FY, 2015



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