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Exhibition & Conference Industry - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29160
  • May 2009
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • ACT (Administration) Ltd
  • De Vere Hotels No 3 Ltd
  • Future Publishing Ltd
  • IQPC Shared Services Ltd
  • Nych Ltd
  • Stanco Exhibitions Ltd
  • MORE

This Business Ratio Report compares the financial performance of the leading players in this Industry sector, offering a quick and cost-effective competitor analysis tool for senior management.

Ratios are an invaluable tool for comparing the performance of companies on a like-for-like basis. Using ratios, the relative profitability, growth or debt levels, for example, of differently sized companies can be directly measured or compared with ease. This Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the Exhibition & Conference Industry. Having closely analysed the sector, our editors and analysts have compiled the largest companies, so you don’t have to. A Business Ratio report is, in effect, a complete financial reference for the sector.

A business ratio report can be used to assess trading and financial information on:

The Company:

The Industry:
-Major companies

What you can look for when reading your Business Ratio Report:

- Trends
The results given in a Business Ratio report generally cover at least the previous three full accounting years, therefore any fluctuations in any area can be easily pinpointed

- Benchmarks
The average results for each ratio together with the industry profile of the average company in the sector can both be used as benchmarks to compare individual company performance.

- Size
All the major companies in the sector are ranked on the basis of sales, profits, total assets and employee numbers READ MORE >

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  • ACT (Administration) Ltd
  • De Vere Hotels No 3 Ltd
  • Future Publishing Ltd
  • IQPC Shared Services Ltd
  • Nych Ltd
  • Stanco Exhibitions Ltd
  • MORE

Industry Overview:

A clear, concise commentary gives you an overview of the industry's financial performance. Graphs and tables make it easy for you to spot performance trends.

Company Profiles:

This part of the report provides information on all the companies included in the analysis. To make comparison between companies easier, the information is presented in a standard format for each:

Contact Information:

- Trading address
- Telephone & Fax numbers
- Company secretary & directors names

Company Structure:

- What the company does
- Who owns the company
- Which are the major subsidiaries

Accounting/Financial Data:

- Profit & Loss accounts for the previous 3 or 4 years
- Balance sheet for the previous 3 or 4 years

Performance Analysis:

Financial ratios grouped according to profitability, efficiency, debt, employee performance and growth.

League Table Positions:

How the company performs relative to all the others in the sector

Performance League Tables:

This section ranks companies on a full range of financial ratios. All the tables are listed in order of 'best' to 'worst' results to help you gauge which are the strongest companies on any criteria. In addition, each table brings you the ratio result for the sector as a whole, so you have a benchmark 'average' for comparison purposes.

Industry Profile:

The Industry Profile lists basic Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet data for the 'average' company in the sector. This can then be used as a benchmark for comparison with individual company profiles in the report.

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  • ACT (Administration) Ltd
  • De Vere Hotels No 3 Ltd
  • Future Publishing Ltd
  • IQPC Shared Services Ltd
  • Nych Ltd
  • Stanco Exhibitions Ltd
  • MORE

This summary brings you a sample of key details from this invaluable Report. The Report itself includes many further analyses of the performance of individual companies and the industry as a whole.

The Report provides in-depth financial analysis on these companies in these 4 clear sections

-Performance League Tables
-Individual Company Profiles

-Industry Overview
-Industry Averages

This Business Ratio Report focuses on the leading 135 companies operating in the Exhibition & Conference Industry. The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th July 2008. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 22.7 percent increase in turnover, with sales rising from £16.8 million in 2005/06 to £20.6 million in the third year of review. Pre-tax profits also followed a positive trend, gaining 59.5 percent from £1.6 million in the initial analysis year to £2.5 million in 2007/08.

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-ACT (Administration) Ltd
-Advanstar Communctns (U.K.) Ltd
-Agra Informa Ltd
-Altitude Group PLC
-Amusement Trades Ltd
-Ark Group Ltd
-Banks Sadler Ltd
-BBC Haymarket Exhibitions Ltd
-British Marine Federation
-C.I. Communications Ltd
-C.I.I. Enterprises Ltd
-Clarion Defence (UK) Ltd
-Clarion Events Ltd
-Conference Care Ltd
-Corporate Communications International Ltd
-Crown Business Communctns Ltd
-DMG Angex Ltd
-EMAP Professional Beauty Ltd
-The Event Works Ltd
-Faversham House Group Ltd
-First Conferences Ltd
-First Option Hotel Reservations Ltd
-Fitch Live Ltd
-Fresh RM Ltd
-Freshwater UK PLC
-Gas Strategies Group Ltd
-Genesis Adoration Ltd
-George P. Johnson (UK) Ltd
-Haymarket Exhibitions Ltd
-Hemming Group Ltd
-I.I.R. Ltd
-I.I.R. Exhibitions Ltd
-Imark Communications Ltd
-Institute Of Contemporary Arts Ltd
-IOSH Services Ltd
-IQPC Shared Services Ltd
-ITE Group PLC
-Ithaca Media Ltd
-The Live Group PLC
-Live Business International Ltd
-Marcus Evans Ltd
-Marcus Evans (Germany) Ltd
-M C I Exhibitions Ltd
-MCL Group UK Ltd
-Mortons Media Group Ltd
-MSM International Ltd
-Neil Stewart Associates Ltd
-Ocean Media Group Ltd
-Ocean Media Holdings Ltd
-Ocean Media Exhibitions Ltd
-Photosound Communications Ltd
-P&MM Ltd
-Reed Exhibitions Ltd
-Regent Exhibitions Ltd
-Richmond Events Ltd
-Ryan Turner Hope Ltd
-SPG Media Group Ltd
-Tarsus Exhibitions & Publishing Ltd
-Terrapinn Ltd
-Thomas Hannah & Associates Ltd
-Tony Ball Associates PLC
-UKIP Media & Events Ltd
-Universalprocon Ltd
-Viad Service Companies Ltd
-William Reed Business Media Ltd
-World Trade Group Ltd
-Worldwide Business Research Ltd
-Zibrant Ltd

-Anders + Kern U.K. Ltd
-Danco International PLC
-ES Group Ltd
-Essential Lighting Ltd
-Gallowglass Ltd
-Icon Display Ltd
-John Field Ltd
-The London Speaker Bureau Ltd
-Melville Exhibition & Evnt Srvcs Ltd
-Opex Exhibition Services Ltd
-Service Graphics Ltd
-Stanco Exhibitions Ltd

-Abrdn Exhbtn & Cnfrnce Cntre Ltd
-Beetham Hotels Birmingham Ltd
-Beetham Hotels Manchester Ltd
-The Brewery By EC&O Ltd
-Business Design Centre Ltd
-Cadbury House Htl & Cntry Clb Ltd
-The Chartridge Conference Co. Ltd
-The Christian Conference Trust
-Cranfield Conference Centre Ltd
-De Vere Hotels No 3 Ltd
-The Dncstr Rccrs Mngmnt Co. Ltd
-Earls Court Ltd
-Ednbrgh Intrntnl Cnfrnce Cntre Ltd
-Edwardian Hampshire Hotels Ltd
-Etc Venues Ltd
-Event Management Catering Ltd
-Exeter Rugby Group Ltd
-Hayley Conference Centres Ltd
-Lensbury Ltd
-Lndn Intrntonl Ex. Cntr Hldngs PLC
-London May Fair Hotel Ltd
-Longhirst Venues Ltd
-Macepark (Whittlebury) Ltd
-Mnchstr Cntrl Cnvntn Cmplx Ltd
-Matterhorn Capital EC&O Ltd
-Methodist Guild Holidays Ltd
-National Exhibition Centre Ltd (Th.)
-Nych Ltd
-Olympia Ltd
-Royal Armouries (Internatnl) PLC
-Rudding Park Ltd
-Sabd Holding (UK) Ltd
-Scottish Conference Centre Ltd
-Scottish Exhibition Centre Ltd
-The Stoke By Nayland Club Ltd.
-Sundial Group Ltd
-Sywell Aerodrome, Ltd
-Verve Venues Ltd
-Your Space PLC

-DMG World Media (UK) Ltd
-Dods Parliamentary Cmmnctns. Ltd
-Euromoney Institutional Invstr PLC
-Future Publishing Ltd
-Huveaux PLC
-Informa PLC
-Lotus Group Ltd
-Mark Allen Holdings Ltd
-The McCloskey Group Ltd
-The Natural History Museum Trading Co. Ltd
-RCN Publishing Co. Ltd
-United Business Media
-Wilmington Group PLC

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