Royal Mail

At Royal Mail we connect companies, customers and communities across the UK, delivering a ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’ universal postal service to over 29 million addresses. As a FTSE 100 organisation we are focused on being recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
158,955 (est)+2%
Royal Mail was founded in 1840 and is headquartered in London, GB

Royal Mail Office Locations

Royal Mail has offices in London, Glasgow, Bracknell, Norwood and in 97 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
100 Victoria Embankment
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Royal Mail Financials and Metrics

Royal Mail Financials

Royal Mail's revenue was reported to be £9.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 1% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

9.3 b

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

93 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

3.7 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (27-Mar-2016)

186 m
Royal Mail's current market capitalization is £3.7 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


9.4 b9.3 b9.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

1.5 b408 m99 m

Net Income

1.2 b386 m93 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


198 m186 m

Accounts Receivable

588 m630 m650 m

Current Assets

1 b942 m965 m


4 b5.6 b5.7 b
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(360 m)(22 m)(6 m)
GBPY, 2016


57.9 k

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Royal Mail Market Value History

Royal Mail's Web-traffic and Trends

Royal Mail Online and Social Media Presence

Royal Mail News and Updates

Royal Mail sets union Monday deadline to ditch strike or face legal action

The clock is ticking. Royal Mail has now set a deadline for the Communication Workers Union (CWU) to call off its planned 48-hour strike from 19 October over a pensions and pay row by noon on Monday 9 October or face legal action. In its latest statement, the firm said it had written to the CW…

FTSE reshuffle: Royal Mail and troubled Provident Financial relegated

Troubled sub-prime lender Provident Financial has crashed out of the FTSE 100, the London Stock Exchange today confirmed. Royal Mail will also drop out of the blue-chip index in September, with housebuilder Berkeley Group and United Arab Emirates-based healthcare provider NMC Health taking their …

FTSE 100 review: NMC Health in, Provident out – but Royal Mail to hang on

Embattled firms Provident Financial and Carillion face embarrassing demotions from important stock market indices after massive share price crashes have seen their market capitalisations plummet. FTSE Russell, which runs the iconic indices, reviews the constituents once a quarter, with firms faci…

Royal Mail stamp out diesel vans for electric fleet

Full speed ahead for Royal Mail as electric car trials begin across London. The post Royal Mail stamp out diesel vans for electric fleet appeared first on Computer Business Review.

Trailblazing Postman Pat: Royal Mail launches first test of electric trucks

Royal Mail might be 501-years-old but it is preparing to future proof its huge fleet of trucks. The postal giant today unveiled a trial of nine electric-powered trucks to move mail between distribution centres in London and the south east. The heavy goods vehicles will be based at Royal Mail's…

Royal Mail marks 30 years of payroll giving with special postmark

Royal Mail is honouring 30 years of payroll giving with a special postmark. The postmark – which says ‘Royal Mail proudly supports 30 years of Payroll Giving’ – appeared on millions of items of UK stamped mail nationwide, landing on doorsteps between Monday 10th and Saturday 15th July. Launched in 1…

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