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Focus Solutions profits rise 27 per cent

Focus Solutions Group has seen a rise in pre-tax profits of 27 per cent for 2008/09, reaching £1.78m, up from £1.4m the previous year.

Sales revenue was up 12 per cent to £9.6m from £8.6m and the firm has debt free cash assets worth £4m, up from £1.03m in 2007/08.

During the year ended March 31, 2009, the firm acquired training and consultancy firm The Coaching Platform and launched technology platform focus:360°.

Focus Solutions chief executive Richard Stevenson says: “The Group has again achieved record sales and profits which can be attributed to the investment we have made in our products, the dedication of our staff and the detailed market knowledge we have in our core sectors.

“We are excited about the opportunities we have moving forward as we look to diversify our products and geographic markets and also to continue to meet the needs of our clients who are facing significant regulatory changes.”

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