Page Group (07/14/2015)
Michael Page International PLC reported gross profits of £145.3 million in the second quarter of 2015, up 10.6% in constant currency from £137.1 million in the second quarter of 2014. North America delivered a record quarter from both the U.S. and Canada, up 21%, combined, from the same quarter last year. In the U.S., this was driven by strong performance in New York as well as significant improvements in Chicago and Los Angeles. Globally, gross profit from permanent recruitment grew 7.2% and from temporary recruitment grew 2.1%. The ratio of permanent to temporary was 78:22.