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Financial Highlights

Revenue and EBIT by geography
Revenue EBIT
Year ended 31 March 2013
US$m
2012
US$m
Growth2
%
2013
US$m
2012
US$m
Growth2
%
North America 2,258 2,092 8 718 658 9
Latin America 1,001 961 21 346 320 27
UK and Ireland 873 824 7 246 227 9
EMEA/Asia Pacific 581 579 4 26 38 (18)
Sub total 4,713 4,456 10 1,336 1,243 13
Central Activities3 - - n/a (81) (74) n/a
Continuing activities 4,713 4,456 10 1,255 1,169 13
Discontinuing activities4 17 31 n/a (2) 6 n/a
Total 4,730 4,487 10 1,253 1,175 12
EBIT margin5 26.6% 26.2%
1 2012 restated for the movement of some businesses in EMEA/Asia Pacific to discontinuing activities.
2 Total growth at constant exchange rates.
3 Central Activities comprise costs of central corporate functions.
4 Discontinuing activities comprise small discontinuing businesses in EMEA/Asia Pacific.
5 EBIT margin is for continuing activities only.
Income Statement and Earnings analysis
Year ended 31 March 2013
US$m
2012
US$m
Total EBIT from continuing operations 1,253 1,175
Net interest (58) (47)
Benchmark PBT 1,195 1,128
Exceptional items (66) 12
Amortisation of acquisition intangibles (123) (122)
Acquisition expenses (4) (9)
Adjustment to the fair value of contingent consideration (1) 3
Charges for demerger-related share incentive plans - (5)
Financing fair value remeasurements (561) (318)
Profit before tax 440 689
Group tax (charge)/credit (152) 35
Profit after tax for continuing operations 288 724
Benchmark earnings:    
Benchmark PBT 1,195 1,128
Benchmark tax charge (302) (274)
Overall benchmark earnings 893 854
Benchmark earnings 847 780
Benchmark earnings (non-controlling interest) 46 74
Benchmark EPS (US cents) 85.7 78.9
Basic EPS for continuing operations (US cents) 25.2 66.8
Weighted average number of ordinary shares (million) 988 989