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Irish Continental Group plc operates as a shipping, transport, and leisure company. It operates in two segments, Ferries, and Container & Terminal. The Ferries segment transports passengers and cars, roll on roll off freight, and container lift on lift off freight on routes between Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Continental Europe, as well as offers package holidays. It operates through five owned multipurpose ferries and a chartered vessel. The Container & Terminal segment provides container shipping and handling, stevedoring, and other related terminal services in the ports of Dublin and Belfast. The company also provides shipping and forwarding agency and administration services. Irish Continental Group plc was founded in 1972 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

322 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/15/15
Founded in 1972

irish continental group plc (IR5B) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, N...
Total Annual Compensation: €814.0K
Finance Director and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: €326.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

irish continental group plc (IR5B) Key Developments

Irish Continental Group plc Proposes Final Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014

Irish Continental Group plc announced that the annual general meeting to be held on May 20, 2015, to declare a final dividend of EUR 7.035 cent per ordinary share for the year ended 31 December 2014.

Irish Continental Group plc Reports Consolidated Earnings and Operating Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015; Proposes Final Dividend for the Year 2014, Payable on June 19, 2015

Irish Continental Group plc reported consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the period, the company has posted revenue of €290.1 million against €264.7 million a year ago. EBITDA was €50.5 million against €49.2 million a year ago. Operating profit was €61.4 million against €30.0 million a year ago. PBT was €56.7 million against €23.7 million a year ago. Profit from continuing operations was €56.0 million against €23.3 million a year ago. Profit for the year attributable to equity holders of the company was €56.0 million against €26.8 million a year ago. Diluted EPS was 30.1 cents against 14.5 cents a year ago. Net cash inflow from operating activities was €39.7 million against €35.6 million a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was €7.7 million against €8.4 million a year ago. Purchases of intangible assets were €0.3 million against €0.3 million a year ago. Net debt at year end was €61.3 million against €93.4 million a year ago. For the period, the company reported passengers carried were 1,643,300 against 1,568,300 a year ago. In RoRo freight, Irish Ferries' volumes were 247,900 compared to 205,300 a year ago. The company expects strong growth in revenue and earnings for the financial year 2015. The board is proposing a final dividend of 7.035 cent per ICG Unit, payable in June 2015, making a total dividend for 2015 of 10.5 cent per ICG Unit, an increase of 5% on the prior year. Subject to shareholder approval at the Annual General Meeting, the final dividend will be paid on June 19, 2015 to shareholders on the register at close of business on June 5, 2015. During the year the Group paid the final dividend for 2013 of 6.7 cent per ICG Unit. The Group also paid an interim dividend for 2014 of 3.465 cent per ICG Unit.

Irish Continental Group plc Appoints David Ledwidge as its New Chief Financial Officer

Irish Continental Group Plc has appointed David Ledwidge as its new Chief Financial Officer. A Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland and a Bachelor of Science graduate from Dublin Institute of Technology, Mr. Ledwidge joined ICG from accountants Deloitte in 2006. He has held various financial positions within the Group, first as Group Risk Accountant followed by his appointment as Irish Ferries Financial Controller. In 2013, he was appointed Irish Ferries Finance Director.


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