Future plc is an international publishing and media group, and a leading digital business. Founded in 1985 with one magazine, today we have operations in the UK, US and Australia creating over 200 print publications, websites and events. Our focus is in the core areas of consumer technology, games, entertainment, music and photography. Over 57 million users globally visit our web properties each month, 16 million people follow us across the main social media networks and we have quarter of a million digital subscribers worldwide.
Behind our titles is a team of world-class journalists, designers, developers and editors whose passion is to connect, inspire and entertain our global audience. Sitting alongside are a team of business specialists who support every aspect of Future’s operation. Collectively we love to innovate and improve what we do, ultimately to bring the best content to our readers as well as great commercial opportunities for our advertising partners. Future people are passionate about their business area, and live and breathe what they do. Working alongside others with a similar mindset creates a dynamic and enjoyable place to come to work each day. After all, it’s not every business where you can combine your passions and interests with the job you do.
Future attracts enthusiastic, energetic and entrepreneurial people across all disciplines. We are looking for the best talent to join our team so why not have a look at our current updates and see what opportunities are available? We’d love to hear from you.

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Bath, GB
Size (employees)
634 (est)+42%
Future plc was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Bath, GB
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Future plc Office Locations

Future plc has offices in Birmingham, San Francisco, Warwickshire, Bath and in 3 other locations
Bath, GB (HQ)
Quay House, The Ambury
London, GB
1-10 Praed Mews, Paddington
Warwickshire, GB
Tancred Cl
North Sydney, AU
10 100 Walker St
New York, US
79 Madison Ave
San Francisco, US
# 358 716 Market St
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Future plc Financials and Metrics

Future plc Financials

Future plc's revenue was reported to be £84.40 m in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

84.4 m

Net income (FY, 2017)

1.6 m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

(3 m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

800 k

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

122.8 m

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (30-Sep-2017)

10.1 m
Future plc's current market capitalization is £122.8 m.
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


165.7 m162.9 m153.1 m151.5 m141.7 m123.5 m82.6 m66 m59.8 m59 m84.4 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

112.7 m108.2 m104 m104.6 m99.9 m

Gross profit

53 m54.7 m49.1 m46.9 m41.8 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


14.2 m8.4 m14.6 m13.3 m12.5 m8.5 m4.6 m7.5 m2.5 m2.9 m10.1 m

Accounts Receivable

21.9 m24.3 m19.5 m19 m17.5 m20.3 m14.9 m12.8 m10.7 m8.6 m9.7 m


3.1 m3.9 m3.3 m3.4 m3.5 m1.9 m1.9 m600 k500 k400 k700 k

Current Assets

47.9 m41.9 m41.2 m40.8 m38.6 m30.7 m28.1 m22.9 m19.4 m15.8 m24.5 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

7.4 m6.8 m2.8 m5.5 m(19.3 m)200 k(2.3 m)(34.9 m)(2 m)(14.4 m)1.6 m

Cash From Operating Activities

12.2 m11.4 m(4.9 m)11.8 m3.9 m(300 k)1.3 m(2.8 m)(2.5 m)2 m10 m

Dividends Paid

3.2 m3.5 m3.3 m1.6 m333.5 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(16.9 m)(13.1 m)(10.3 m)(11.5 m)(1.1 m)(3.3 m)(11.4 m)(13 m)2 m1.9 m31.5 m
GBPY, 2017


155.9 k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Future plc Online and Social Media Presence

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