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Capital for Progress 2

BIT:CFP2
Snowflake Description

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
CFP2
BIT
€66M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. IT
  3. Diversified Financials
Company description

Capital for Progress 2 S.p.A. operates as special purpose acquisition company in Italy. The last earnings update was 24 days ago. More info.


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CFP2 Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
0%
BIT:CFP2
1.5%
IT Capital Markets
-0.2%
IT Market
1 Year Returns
2.1%
BIT:CFP2
-11.4%
IT Capital Markets
-8.5%
IT Market
CFP2 Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Capital for Progress 2 (CFP2) 0% 1.5% 7.6% 2.1% - -
IT Capital Markets 1.5% 10.6% 29.4% -11.4% -28.9% -35.4%
IT Market -0.2% 2.5% 10.1% -8.5% -7.6% -34.5%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • CFP2 outperformed the Capital Markets industry which returned -11.4% over the past year.
  • CFP2 outperformed the Market in Italy which returned -8.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

Value

 Is Capital for Progress 2 undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Capital for Progress 2. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is €9.9.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Capital for Progress 2's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Capital for Progress 2's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-12-31) in EUR €-0.07
BIT:CFP2 Share Price ** BIT (2019-04-23) in EUR €9.9
Italy Capital Markets Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 6 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 17.22x
Italy Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 242 Publicly-Listed Companies 15.88x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Capital for Progress 2.

BIT:CFP2 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= BIT:CFP2 Share Price ÷ EPS (both in EUR)

= 9.9 ÷ -0.07

-150.13x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Capital for Progress 2 is loss making, we can't compare its value to the IT Capital Markets industry average.
  • Capital for Progress 2 is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the Italy market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Capital for Progress 2's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section -150.13x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
Not available
Europe Capital Markets Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 56 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 1.42x
Italy Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 160 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.31x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Capital for Progress 2, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Capital for Progress 2's assets?
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-12-31) in EUR €9.88
BIT:CFP2 Share Price * BIT (2019-04-23) in EUR €9.9
Italy Capital Markets Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 13 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 1.05x
Italy Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 317 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.54x
BIT:CFP2 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= BIT:CFP2 Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in EUR)

= 9.9 ÷ 9.88

1x

* Primary Listing of Capital for Progress 2.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Capital for Progress 2 is good value based on assets compared to the IT Capital Markets industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Capital for Progress 2's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Capital Markets industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Capital Markets industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Capital for Progress 2 has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Future Performance

 How is Capital for Progress 2 expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Capital for Progress 2 has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.

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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
12.1%
Expected Capital Markets industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Capital for Progress 2 expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Unable to compare Capital for Progress 2's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Unable to compare Capital for Progress 2's earnings growth to the Italy market average as no estimate data is available.
  • Unable to compare Capital for Progress 2's revenue growth to the Italy market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
Italy Capital Markets Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 12.1%
Europe Capital Markets Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 4.8%
Italy Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 10.4%
Italy Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 3.3%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (3 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in EUR Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
BIT:CFP2 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-12-31 0 0
2017-12-31 0 -1

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Unable to determine if Capital for Progress 2 is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
  • Unable to determine if Capital for Progress 2 is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (3 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Capital for Progress 2 Company Filings, last reported 3 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

BIT:CFP2 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) EPS *
2018-12-31 -0.07
2017-12-31

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Capital for Progress 2 will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.

Next steps:

  1. Examine Capital for Progress 2's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  2. Capital for Progress 2's future outlook can be gauged by looking at industry trends and market size, and determining how well-positioned the company is compared to its competitors. Take a look at other high-growth Diversified Financials companies here
  3. Capital for Progress 2's competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
  4. Use fundamentals to screen for another stock to analyse from our database of over 75,000 companies worldwide
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Future performance checks
We assess Capital for Progress 2's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the Italy market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the Europe market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Capital for Progress 2 has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Past Performance

  How has Capital for Progress 2 performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Capital for Progress 2's growth in the last year to its industry (Capital Markets).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Capital for Progress 2 does not make a profit and there is insufficient past data to establish if their 5 year on year earnings growth rate was positive.
  • Unable to compare Capital for Progress 2's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
  • Unable to compare Capital for Progress 2's 1-year growth to the IT Capital Markets industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Earnings and Revenue History
Capital for Progress 2's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Capital for Progress 2 Company Filings, last reported 3 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

BIT:CFP2 Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-12-31 -0.44
2017-12-31 -0.75

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • It is difficult to establish if Capital for Progress 2 has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Capital for Progress 2 has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the IT Capital Markets industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Capital for Progress 2 improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
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Past performance checks
We assess Capital for Progress 2's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Capital Markets industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Capital for Progress 2 has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Health

 How is Capital for Progress 2's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Capital for Progress 2's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Capital for Progress 2 is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Capital for Progress 2 has no long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Capital for Progress 2's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Low level of unsold assets.
  • Capital for Progress 2 has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Capital for Progress 2 Company Filings, last reported 3 months ago.

BIT:CFP2 Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-12-31 66.13 0.00 0.43
2017-12-31 66.57 0.01 0.67
  • Capital for Progress 2 has no debt.
  • Capital for Progress 2 currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.
CASH RUNWAY ANALYSIS

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

  • Capital for Progress 2 has sufficient cash runway for 1.9 years based on current free cash flow.
  • Capital for Progress 2 has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -167.4% each year.
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Financial health checks
We assess Capital for Progress 2's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Capital for Progress 2 has a total score of 6/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Dividends

 What is Capital for Progress 2's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Capital for Progress 2 dividends.
If you bought €2,000 of Capital for Progress 2 shares you are expected to receive €0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Capital for Progress 2's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Capital for Progress 2's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
BIT:CFP2 Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Italy Capital Markets Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 5 Stocks 6.8%
Italy Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 185 Stocks 4%
Italy Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 1.2%
Italy Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 2.1%
Italy Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 4.4%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Capital for Progress 2 has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Capital for Progress 2's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Capital for Progress 2's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Capital for Progress 2 has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Capital for Progress 2's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 1.2%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Capital for Progress 2 afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Capital for Progress 2 has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Management

 What is the CEO of Capital for Progress 2's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
  • Capital for Progress 2 has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Management Team
Board of Directors
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • More shares have been bought than sold by Capital for Progress 2 insiders in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (€) Value (€)
02. Apr 19 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 29. Mar 19 29. Mar 19 10,000 €10.00 €99,980
29. Nov 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 27. Nov 18 28. Nov 18 900 €9.35 €8,348
13. Nov 18 Buy Bruno Gattai Individual 12. Nov 18 12. Nov 18 2,000 €9.30 €18,600
13. Nov 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 12. Nov 18 12. Nov 18 1,500 €9.30 €13,950
12. Nov 18 Buy Bruno Gattai Individual 09. Nov 18 09. Nov 18 2,000 €9.26 €18,520
25. Oct 18 Buy Antonio Perricone Individual 23. Oct 18 23. Oct 18 600 €9.35 €5,610
16. Oct 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 15. Oct 18 15. Oct 18 20,000 €9.70 €193,940
15. Oct 18 Buy Gico Srl Company 11. Oct 18 11. Oct 18 40,000 €9.95 €398,000
10. Oct 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 09. Oct 18 10. Oct 18 300 €9.65 €2,094
01. Oct 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 27. Sep 18 27. Sep 18 500 €9.70 €4,850
19. Sep 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 18. Sep 18 18. Sep 18 10,000 €9.80 €98,000
25. Jul 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 24. Jul 18 24. Jul 18 2,000 €9.80 €19,600
17. Jul 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 16. Jul 18 16. Jul 18 800 €9.89 €7,910
05. Jul 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 03. Jul 18 04. Jul 18 2,000 €9.81 €19,613
29. Jun 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 26. Jun 18 28. Jun 18 1,400 €9.87 €13,737
26. Jun 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 25. Jun 18 25. Jun 18 2,800 €9.80 €27,440
25. Jun 18 Buy Marco Fumagalli Individual 21. Jun 18 21. Jun 18 1,000 €9.80 €9,800
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Management checks
We assess Capital for Progress 2's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Capital for Progress 2 has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

News

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Company Info

Description

Capital for Progress 2 S.p.A. operates as special purpose acquisition company in Italy. It intends to research and select, acquire, and aggregate with an operating company. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in Milan, Italy.

Details
Name: Capital for Progress 2 S.p.A.
CFP2
Exchange: BIT
Founded: 2017
€66,280,500
6,695,000
Website: http://www.capitalforprogress.it
Address: Capital for Progress 2 S.p.A.
Via Della Posta 8,
Milan,
Milan, 20123,
Italy
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
BIT CFP2 Ordinary Shares Borsa Italiana IT EUR 04. Aug 2017
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
0
Capital for Progress 2 employees.
Industry
Asset Management and Custody Banks
Diversified Financials
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/04/23 22:24
End of day share price update: 2019/04/23 00:00
Last earnings filing: 2019/03/30
Last earnings reported: 2018/12/31
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.