Financial Express (Holdings) Limited (“we”, “our”, “us” and derivatives) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy, together with our Terms of Use, sets out the basis on which any personal data that we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us relating to your use of any of the below websites (“sites”).


For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Trustnet Limited of 2nd Floor, Golden House, 30 Great Pulteney Street, London, W1F 9NN. Our nominated representative for the purpose of this Act is Kirsty Witter.


We collect information about you when you register with us or use any of our websites / services. Part of the registration process may include entering personal details & details of your investments.

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your operating system, browser version, domain name and IP address and details of the website that you came from, in order to improve this site.

You confirm that all information you supply is accurate.


In order to provide personalised services to and analyse site traffic, we may use a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Some of the cookies we use are essential for the sites to operate and may be used to deliver you different content, depending on the type of investor you are.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or part of our sites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon as you visit our sites.


We store and use information you provide as follows:

  • to present content effectively;
  • to provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which may interest you, tailored to your specific interests, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
  • to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts between you and us;
  • to enable you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;
  • to notify you about changes to our service;
  • to improve our content by tracking group information that describes the habits, usage, patterns and demographics of our customers.

We may also send you emails to provide information and keep you up to date with developments on our sites. It is our policy to have instructions on how to unsubscribe so that you will not receive any future e-mails. You can change your e-mail address at any time.

In order to provide support on the usage of our tools, our support team need access to all information provided in relation to the tool.

We will not disclose your name, email address or postal address or any data that could identify you to any third party without first receiving your permission.

However, you agree that we may disclose to any regulatory authority to which we are subject and to any investment exchange on which we may deal or to its related clearing house (or to investigators, inspectors or agents appointed by them), or to any person empowered to require such information by or under any legal enactment, any information they may request or require relating to you, or if relevant, any of your clients.

You agree that we may pass on information obtained under Money Laundering legislation as we consider necessary to comply with reporting requirements under such legislation.


We want to ensure that the personal information we hold about you is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information that is inaccurate.

You have the right under data protection legislation to access information held about you. If you wish to receive a copy of any personal information we hold, please write to us at 3rd Floor, Hollywood House, Church Street East, Woking, GU21 6HJ. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.


The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). It may be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or for one of our suppliers. Such staff may be engaged in, amongst other things, the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing and processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary, including the use of encryption, to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our sites; any transmission is at your own risk. You will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent or in wilful default.


Any changes we make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.


Our sites contain links to other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.


If you want more information or have any questions or comments relating to our privacy policy please email [email protected] in the first instance.

 Information  X 
Enter a valid email address

Armour Group PLC (AMR)

  Print      Mail a friend       Annual reports

Monday 17 September, 2007

Armour Group PLC

Trading Statement

Armour Group PLC
17 September 2007

                   Armour Group plc ('Armour' or the 'Group')

                                 Trading Update

Trading Statement

Armour is pleased to announce that it expects profits before interest, tax and
exceptional items for the year ended 31 August 2007 to exceed market
expectations. Underlying basic earnings per share for the year ended 31 August
2007 are also expected to be ahead of the current market expectations of 4.6p.
Both the core product based operating divisions, Armour Home and Armour
Automotive, have made strong progress in the year.

The preliminary announcement of the results for the year ended 31 August 2007
will be made on 6 November 2007.

Sale of Business

Armour announces the sale of its custom installation services business, Armour
Custom Services, to its management team. This business provides installation
services for home theatre and entertainment systems to house builders and home
owners. This business, which represents less than 5% of the Group's annual
turnover, has been loss making in the last 2 years and is not core to Armour's
fast growing and highly successful branded product businesses in the home and
automotive markets.

The disposal generated a net £0.4 million cash inflow and will result in an
exceptional loss of approximately £2.7 million in the financial year ended 31
August 2007, the majority of which is represented by the write off of goodwill.

Extension of Trading Agreement with Lenbrook Corporation

The Group is pleased to announce an extension of the trading agreement announced
on 3 January 2007 with the Lenbrook Corporation of Toronto, Canada ( Lenbrook America, a subsidiary of Lenbrook Corporation, has
been appointed as the exclusive distributor of Armour's award winning range of
QED cables and interconnects ( in the USA. Lenbrook will sell QED
alongside its world-renowned brands of NAD electronics (
and PSB speakers ( The official launch by Lenbrook America
of QED in the USA was at the CEDIA US trade exhibition in Denver in the first
week of September.

Armour, through its Armour Home division, was appointed by Lenbrook on 1 March
2007 as its exclusive distributor in the UK for its NAD and PSB brands.

Launch of In-car Bluetooth Handsfree Phone Kits

Armour's automotive division, Armour Automotive, launched at the recent IFA
consumer electronics show its range of in-car Bluetooth music streaming and
handsfree mobile phone kits under a new brand, IO ( The IO range,
which will include five products, has been designed to deliver class leading
functionality at all of the key market price points. The design and development
of the IO product range has been led by our own in-house research and development
teams in conjunction with specialist third party technology partners. The
initial response from major customers that have seen the products demonstrated
has been very positive. The first three IO products will be available for sale at
the beginning of November.

17 September 2007

Further Details:

George Dexter           Armour Group PLC             Tel: 01892 502700
John Harris

Richard Kauffer         KBC Peel Hunt                Tel: 020 7418 8900

Trevor Bass             Threadneedle Communications  Tel: 020 7936 9666

                      This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange

a d v e r t i s e m e n t