2016 Interim Results
RSA published its half year results for 2016 on Thursday, 4 August 2016—read press announcement. Headlines include:
- RSA is making excellent progress. Results are ahead of our plans.
- Underwriting profit up 72%. Operating profit up 20%. Underlying EPS1 17.8p, up 29%. Basic EPS from continuing operations up 93% to 11.2p. Interim Dividend 5.0p / share, up 43%.
- Return on Tangible Equity 12.8%—within our 12-15% medium term target, a year ahead of our expectations.