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GlobalData (formerly known as Progressive Digital Media Group and PDMG) is a company providing proprietary data, analytics, and insights. It offers subscription access to the proprietary data, analytics, and insights platform. The company also offers ancillary services such as consulting, single copy reports, and events.GlobalData serves the aerospace, defense security, automotive, banking, payments, construction, consumer, insurance, medical devices, mining, oil and gas, packaging, pharmaceutical, power, retail, technology, travel, and other industries.
TypePublic
Founded2007
HQLondon, GB
Websiteglobaldata.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)3,355(+4%)
Job Openings35
Revenue (FY, 2018)£157.6 M(+33%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)£13.8
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at GlobalData

Mike Danson

Mike Danson

Chief Executive Officer
Murray Legg

Murray Legg

Non-Executive Chairman
Peter Harkness

Peter Harkness

Non-Executive Director
Graham Lilley

Graham Lilley

Chief Financial Officer
Annette Marie Barnes

Annette Marie Barnes

Non-Executive Director
Andrew Day

Andrew Day

Non-Executive Director
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GlobalData Office Locations

GlobalData has offices in London, Basingstoke, Hull, Manchester and in 11 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
John Carpenter St
Basingstoke, GB
Network House
Hull, GB
Anchor House, The Maltings, Silvester St
Manchester, GB
Churchgate House, 56 Oxford St
Melbourne, AU
530 Little Collins St
Sydney, AU
suite 602, level 6/45 Clarence St
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GlobalData Financials and Metrics

GlobalData Revenue

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GlobalData's revenue was reported to be £157.55 m in FY, 2018 which is a 32.8% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

157.6m

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

32.8%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

59.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

37.7%

Net income (FY, 2018)

(11.1m)

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

17.2m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(5.2m)

Market capitalization (22-Oct-2021)

1.6b

Closing stock price (22-Oct-2021)

13.8

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

6.3m
GlobalData's current market capitalization is £1.6 b.
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

100.0m118.6m157.6m

Revenue growth, %

19%33%

Cost of goods sold

65.8m75.9m98.2m

Gross profit

34.2m42.8m59.4m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

299.3k199.1k720.0k919.4k1.6m1.2m1.6m2.7m253.0k418.0k2.3m12.5m14.2m8.3m10.1m6.4m3.0m6.3m

Accounts Receivable

221.0k250.1k167.3k546.9k592.2k3.1m4.0m7.7m4.0m12.6m12.3m13.4m19.8m26.4m24.0m34.7m35.0m43.6m

Inventories

277.0k12.0k47.0k79.0k180.0k155.0k150.0k77.0k6.0k

Current Assets

556.6k556.5k963.7k1.6m2.3m4.6m6.1m12.4m5.6m17.3m19.9m30.0m39.2m41.6m49.1m49.8m45.7m58.1m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(1.2m)(28.2k)558.0k650.5k489.4k1.5m2.7m1.5m(16.6m)(3.6m)1.5m4.8m5.1m(3.3m)(3.1m)1.8m(2.2m)(11.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

2.1m2.6k777.3k701.6k1.3m2.0m1.6m1.5m(269.0k)497.0k2.7m4.5m2.6m250.0k6.4m11.9m13.0m19.7m

Dividends Paid

28.0k8.0k8.0k

Cash From Financing Activities

2.3m(8.5k)(7.0k)55.2k(186.9k)6.8m(448.0k)(134.0k)3.0m8.5m5.5m9.8m(508.0k)10.0m18.1m(11.5m)5.8m(10.2m)
GBPFY, 2001

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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GlobalData Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

74/100

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GlobalData Online and Social Media Presence

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GlobalData Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    45/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    62/100

  • Diversity

    C

    66/100

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GlobalData News and Updates

Deal-making activity in tourism sector declined by 17% during August 2021: GlobalData

The post Deal-making activity in tourism sector declined by 17% during August 2021: GlobalData appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. A total of 57 deals comprising mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity and venture financing were announced in the global travel and tour…

Migraine - Epidemiology Forecast to 2030, GlobalData

Migraine - Epidemiology Forecast to 2030 Summary Migraine is a common neurological disorder characterized by intense, debilitating headaches. It is characterized by a unilateral, pulsating, or throbbing pain that is moderate to severe and is aggravated by physical activity. Migraine - Epidemiology F…

Travellers prefer booking directly and not via OTA: GlobalData

The post Travellers prefer booking directly and not via OTA: GlobalData appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. A recent GlobalData poll has revealed a shift in consumer preference towards booking holidays directly, instead of going through an online travel agency (OTA) The post Tra…

GlobalData LTE RAN Innovation and Competitiveness Insight

LONDON, Jan. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 5G has been at the center of the world's mobile technology focus for years, so much so that it is easy to overlook the ongoing importance of 4G LTE, which is still prevalent throughout the world and will be for some time. Because 5G stimulates...

APAC travel recovery may take time – GlobalData

Even though some Asian countries have established travel bubbles and green lanes with other countries, the overall recovery of the travel industry may need some time, according to GlobalData. The post APAC travel recovery may take time – GlobalData appeared first on Travel Daily.

Overtourism still an issue in Europe as domestic travel on the rise: GlobalData

The surge in domestic tourism following COVID-19 has not curtailed as holidaymakers turn to staycations over international travel leading to threat of overtourism The post Overtourism still an issue in Europe as domestic travel on the rise: GlobalData appeared first on Travel Daily.
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GlobalData Blogs

Money20/20: The newly launched UltraFICO Score set to broaden access to credit

Experian, FICO, and Finicity have launched a new credit score that leverages account aggregation technology and distribution capability, tapping into consumer-contributed data such as checking, savings, and money market account data, observes GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. A consu…

Tech Firms, Food Retailers, and NGOs Collaborate to apply Blockchain to global food supply chains, says GlobalData

From coffee and fish to wine and olive oil, blockchain, a digital ledger technology, is being applied to global food supply chains in ways that promise to benefit producers, distributors, retailers and consumers, says GlobalData a leading data and analytics company. Cross-industry collaboration has …

Money20/20: Wealth managers need more conversational chatbots as a quarter of millennials use chat applications when talking to their investment providers

Chatbots are not a new concept. However, by leveraging artificial intelligence (AI), they have come a long way. As they will continue to mature, it won’t be long before the technology tackles the wealth management space and becomes the go-to solution for the younger generation says GlobalData, a lea…

43.3% of consumers spent on summer products this year due to heatwave, says GlobalData

The prolonged heatwave in the UK and major sporting events boosted spending on summer items such as outdoor and gardening products, BBQ food and holiday clothing, with consumers judging Tesco to be the retailer that had promoted its summer ranges the best, according to GlobalData, a leading data and…

Ambient commerce offers consumers a new way to shop, will boost retail spending on IoT technology to $5.3bn, says GlobalData

Ambient commerce is an important use case for the Internet of Things (IoT) and promises to be a game changing retail technology, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. According to the  latest report from GlobalData’s Thematic Research Team, ‘Ambient Commerce’ – which combine…

Money 20/20: Fintech providing creative solutions to engage the unengaged

Selling highly commoditized products, the world’s big banks and wealth managers are facing low levels of customer engagement, while new fintechs have been able to grow their customer bases rapidly, observes GlobalData a leading data and analytics company. The post Money 20/20: Fintech providing crea…
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GlobalData Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GlobalData founded?

    GlobalData was founded in 2007.

  • Who are GlobalData key executives?

    GlobalData's key executives are Mike Danson, Murray Legg and Peter Harkness.

  • How many employees does GlobalData have?

    GlobalData has 3,355 employees.

  • What is GlobalData revenue?

    Latest GlobalData annual revenue is £157.6 m.

  • What is GlobalData revenue per employee?

    Latest GlobalData revenue per employee is £47 k.

  • Who are GlobalData competitors?

    Competitors of GlobalData include Informa, Nielsen and Ipsos.

  • Where is GlobalData headquarters?

    GlobalData headquarters is located at John Carpenter St, London.

  • Where are GlobalData offices?

    GlobalData has offices in London, Basingstoke, Hull, Manchester and in 11 other locations.

  • How many offices does GlobalData have?

    GlobalData has 17 offices.