Southern Cross results – Growth continues as investors are buffeted by market volatility


Posted on December 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

By SUHAIL MIRZA, suhail_1mirza@hotmail.com

Southern Cross Healthcare Group presented its interim results for the six month period to 30th March 2008 to the City on 12th May. Chief executive Bill Colvin highlighted a growth strategy focused on acquisitions and the development of new care centres.

The group operates provides care for elderly people through two distinct brands; Southern Cross Healthcare – the “local authority” brand and Ashbourne Senior Living which caters for the private funded market, It also has a smaller business (Active Care Partnerships) which focuses on the nic





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