Law Debenture Corporation

The Law Debenture Corporation p.l.c. is a United Kingdom-based investment trust engaged in providing independent fiduciary services. It offers a range of activities in the financial and professional services sectors. The Company's objective is to achieve long term capital growth in real terms and steadily increasing income. The Company operates through two segments, which include Investment trust and Independent fiduciary services. The Company provides independent third party fiduciary services, including corporate trusts (trustee and escrow banking), pension trusts, corporate services, agent for service of process, whistleblowing services and governance services to client boards and pension funds. The Company invests in sectors, including healthcare, industrials, technology, telecommunications financials, consumer goods, basic materials, oil and gas, consumer services, and others. The Company's portfolio of investments is managed by Henderson Global Investors Limited.
London, GB
Size (employees)
115 (est)-4%
Law Debenture Corporation was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in London, GB

Law Debenture Corporation Office Locations

Law Debenture Corporation has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
100 Wood St

Law Debenture Corporation Data and Metrics

Law Debenture Corporation Financial Metrics

Law Debenture Corporation's revenue was reported to be £51.7 m in FY, 2016 which is a 4% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

51.7 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

48.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

18.8 m

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2017)

701.6 m

Closing share price (21-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

94.8 m
Law Debenture Corporation's current market capitalization is £701.6 m.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


47.8 m49.6 m49.7 m51.7 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

4.7 m5.3 m3.5 m3.6 m

Gross profit

43.1 m44.3 m46.2 m48.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

19.5 m20.2 m20.4 m23.8 m

Pre tax profit

21.2 m22.2 m18.8 m

Net Income

20 m21.4 m18.8 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


50.3 m60.3 m94.8 m

Accounts Receivable

7.5 m7.1 m6.7 m

Current Assets

62.5 m72.3 m106.1 m


602.3 m622.6 m697.6 m


2.3 m2.3 m2 m

Total Assets

667 m697.2 m805.7 m

Accounts Payable

13 m13.8 m13.3 m

Current Liabilities

44.8 m19.7 m19.6 m

Total Liabilities

92.8 m139.9 m143.4 m

Retained Earnings

2.1 m2.2 m(279 k)

Total Equity

574.2 m557.3 m662.3 m

Financial Leverage

1.2 x1.3 x1.2 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

21.7 m25.4 m25.3 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(20.5 m)52 m(29.1 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(1.2 m)(847 k)17 k
GBPY, 2016


431.2 k

Financial Leverage

1.2 x

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