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EKF bears down on costs

EKF bears down on costs

In 2016, management at Aim-listed EKF Diagnostics (EKF) announced plans to simplify the point-of-care services provider with a renewed focus on its diagnostics and laboratory businesses. The strategy seems to be making good progress. Strong revenue growth in the first half across all business areas came alongside a reduction in the cost base, delivering a swing to a £1.4m pre-tax profit.

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