Informa has published its half-year results, reporting a strong growth in live and on-demand B2B events. The organisation delivered 220+ live events in the first half of 2022, attracting 28k+ exhibitors, 1.1m+ attendees and more than £450m of revenue, representing 80%+ of equivalent revenue in 2019.
Thus, the revenue of Informa Markets for the first half of 2022 saw an increase of 124% compared with 2021. The adjusted operating profit for the division comes in at £76m, representing an increase of 375% compared with the first half of 2021.
„On track for strong growth in B2B markets across the year.“
"Trading within live and on-demand events continues to return at pace across North America, the Middle East, Europe, ASEAN and Latin America, where markets are open and customer demand is strong", the company states, and continues: "The strength of outperformance we are seeing in live and on-demand events where markets are fully open and within our B2B digital services offering is providing a strong counterbalance to the short-term uncertainty in Mainland China, keeping us on track for strong growth in B2B markets across the year."