Annual Report 2014 (PDF) available here

THE ONLINE ANNUAL
REPORT WILL BE AVAILABLE
AS OF MID-APRIL

REVENUES UP 4% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY

Revenues increased to EUR 20.0 billion, driven by the on­going recovery in the USA, a strong rebound in southern Europe, and continued growth in the emerging markets.

EBITA MARGIN INCREASED BY 40 BPS

EBITA margin excluding restructuring costs increased to 4.8%.

17% EPS GROWTH

Basic earnings per share increased to EUR 3.62.

STRONG CASH GENERATION

Cash flow from operating activities increased significantly to EUR 785 million.

2 MILLION KM FOR WIN4YOUTH

Over 29,500 Adecco colleagues cycled over 2 million km to ensure a Group donation to 5 foundations supporting youth development.

FURTHER SHARE BUYBACK

New programme of up to EUR 250 million launched in November 2014.

Acquisition

Adecco acquired OnForce to expand its Beeline VMS service offering.

DIVIDEND INCREASED AGAIN

Dividend per share of CHF 2.10¹, up 5% compared to last year.

¹ As proposed by the Board of Directors.