Revenue at 1st Central hits £99.6m

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Broker 1st Central has reported a near doubling of revenue for the year ended 31 December 2016.

Revenue hit £99.6m compared to £58.5m the previous year.

Operating profit also went up to £4.9m (2015: £1.4m) and profit after tax grew from £1.1m in 2015 to £3.9m last year.

Andy James, UK CEO commented: “It is great to see continued growth within the UK business and 2017 has continued in a similar vein with double digit growth seen year to date in both top line and bottom line.

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