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BRIEF-Provident Financial says Q1 trading in line with market consensus
May 12, 2017 / 6:59 AM / 7 months ago

BRIEF-Provident Financial says Q1 trading in line with market consensus

May 12 (Reuters) - Provident Financial Plc

* Group’s trading performance during Q1 of 2017 has been consistent with market consensus

* Vanquis Bank and Moneybarn have made a good start to year

* Vanquis Bank Q1 new account bookings of 122,000 were up 45 pct versus relatively weak Q1 of 2016

* A one-off exceptional charge of approximately 20 million pounds ($25.77 million) will be taken in first half of 2017 in respect of redundancy, retention and training costs at home credit business Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: ($1 = 0.7762 pounds) (Reporting By Rachel Armstrong)

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