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Informa provides knowledge, up-to-the minute information, and specialist skills and services to academics, businesses, and individuals worldwide. The company operates in three segments: academic publishing, business intelligence, and global events. The academic publishing segment publishes a portfolio of online and print publications, including books and journals primarily for academic users in the areas of science, technology, medicine, humanities, and social sciences. The business intelligence segment offers business and financial information across a range of formats, including structured databases, subscription-based services, real-time news, and research and business-critical information to various sectors, including medical, pharmaceutical, financial, law, commerce, commodities, maritime, and telecoms. The global events segment organizes trade shows and exhibitions as well as large and small conferences.
TypePublic
Founded1734
HQLondon, GB
Websiteinforma.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)11,000
Job Openings54
Revenue (FY, 2018)£2.4 B(+35%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)£5.6
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Informa

Derek Mapp

Derek Mapp

Non-Executive Chairman
Gareth Bullock

Gareth Bullock

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Helen Owers

Helen Owers

Non-Executive Director
David Flaschen

David Flaschen

Non-Executive Director
Stephen Davidson

Stephen Davidson

Non-Executive Director
John Rishton

John Rishton

Non-Executive Director
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Informa Office Locations

Informa has offices in London, New York, Zug and Dubai
London, GB (HQ)
5 Howick Pl
London, GB
110 Southwark St
London, GB
149 Tottenham Court Rd, Bloomsbury
London, GB
Christchurch Court, 10-15 Newgate St
London, GB
KNect House, 30-32 Mortimer Street
Zug, CH
Gubelstrasse 11
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Informa Financials and Metrics

Informa Revenue

Informa's revenue was reported to be £2.37 b in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

2.4b

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

1.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

67%

Net income (FY, 2018)

221.6m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

662.4m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

363.2m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

8.4b

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

5.6

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

168.8m

EV

8.5b
Informa's current market capitalization is £8.4 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.1b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.8b2.4b

Revenue growth, %

1%7%11%31%

Cost of goods sold

377.6m780.8m

Gross profit

834.6m1.6b
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

32.0m38.6m34.3m49.6m54.9m168.8m

Accounts Receivable

140.5m152.1m158.0m241.8m204.4m212.4m

Inventories

42.2m44.5m46.0m52.4m54.1m50.9m

Current Assets

279.6m306.2m291.7m489.3m460.5m717.8m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

103.0m(51.0m)172.7m173.4m313.2m221.6m

Cash From Operating Activities

227.5m241.8m333.9m336.3m433.9m486.3m

Dividends Paid

114.0m114.0m87.8m107.5m162.2m201.8m

Cash From Financing Activities

(115.0m)146.1m(152.0m)1.1b(140.0m)271.9m
GBPFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Informa Operating Metrics

Informa's Subscribers was reported to be 30 k in Jun, 2017. Informa's Active Users was reported to be 175 k in Jun, 2017.
FY, 2016Jun, 2017

Active Users

175 k

Brands

200

Subscribers

25 k30 k

Visitors

1.30 m2 m
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Informa Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
XconomyAugust 31, 2016£2.50 m

Informa Revenue Breakdown

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Informa revenue breakdown by business segment: 21.6% from Business Intelligence, 36.4% from Academic Publishing, 22.8% from Global Exhibitions, 16.7% from Knowledge & Networking and 2.5% from Other

Informa Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Informa Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Informa Online and Social Media Presence

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Informa Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    70/100

  • CEO Rating

    B-

    70/100

  • Compensation

    C

    64/100

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Informa News and Updates

The Restaurant & Food Group by Informa Connect Unveils the New Nation’s Restaurant News Magazine and CREATE Community Fueled by Record Digital Growth

Premier B2B media and marketing services group leads food industry forward with new, and only, publication dedicated to serving the entire restaurant industry, targeted digital communities and record digital audience growth and engagement Premier B2B media and marketing services group leads food ind…

Informa Markets Fashion Elevates Talent and New Teams, Taking the Next Step Forward in Business Evolution

Informa Markets Fashion announces development of new roles dedicated to supporting strategic business direction and expanding product offering to better serve the fashion wholesale industry. Informa Markets Fashion announces development of new roles dedicated to supporting strategic business directi…

Informa Pharma Intelligence Launches New Pulse Report: Clinical Trials & the COVID-19 Vaccine

Findings Uncover More than 1 in 3 Americans Don’t Trust How Quickly COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Trials Are Moving Findings Uncover More than 1 in 3 Americans Don’t Trust How Quickly COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Trials Are Moving

Informa Markets Fashion and FIT Partner to Host Future of Fashion 2020 Showcase at COTERIE and CHILDREN’S CLUB, Presenting the Next Generation of Design Talent

FIT’s 2020 graduates’ collections will be showcased to a global audience of retailers, fashion brands, and media from September 30 to November 1 FIT’s 2020 graduates’ collections will be showcased to a global audience of retailers, fashion brands, and media from September 30 to November 1

Informa swings to half-year loss as it targets £600m pandemic plan

Informa reported a pre-tax loss of almost £740m today, as the first six months of the year were heavily impacted The post Informa swings to half-year loss as it targets £600m pandemic plan appeared first on CityAM.

Informa Markets in Japan Proves Exhibitions are Returning and Relevant

TOKYO, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- This week Informa Markets successfully held four exhibitions in Japan, including Call Center/CRM Demo & Conference Osaka, eCommerce Fair Osaka, Diet & Beauty Fair (Tokyo) and PROJECT Tokyo. These events altogether hosted over 500 exhibiting companies...
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Informa Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Informa founded?

    Informa was founded in 1734.

  • Who are Informa key executives?

    Informa's key executives are Derek Mapp, Gareth Bullock and Helen Owers.

  • How many employees does Informa have?

    Informa has 11,000 employees.

  • What is Informa revenue?

    Latest Informa annual revenue is £2.4 b.

  • What is Informa revenue per employee?

    Latest Informa revenue per employee is £215.4 k.

  • Who are Informa competitors?

    Competitors of Informa include GlobalData, Euromoney Institutional Investor and Provident Financial.

  • Where is Informa headquarters?

    Informa headquarters is located at 5 Howick Pl, London.

  • Where are Informa offices?

    Informa has offices in London, New York, Zug and Dubai.

  • How many offices does Informa have?

    Informa has 8 offices.