Half Year Results 

Is PageGroup an income play

Is PageGroup an income play

An investment in a recruiter is essentially an affirmation of wider confidence in the economy. When people are confident in the economy – and by extension the job market – they are more likely to seek out new roles, thereby generating fees for recruiters. A quick look at PageGroup’s (PAGE) latest results will tell you the world seems a confident place despite the tub-thumping over trade wars. Net fees – the leading measure of performance for recruiters – was up 14 per cent in constant currency to £369m, with permanent job placements accounting for over three-quarters of the total.

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