13 May 2010 12:13

VeroPharm IFRS net profits jump 20% in 2009,

MOSCOW. May 13 (Interfax) - Net profit at pharmaceuticals company VeroPharm , as calculated to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), increased 20% over 2008 profits to 1.107 billion rubles, the company said.

Investment company and bank analysts surveyed by Interfax had expected VeroPharm to turn net profits of 917 million rubles, or about the same as in 2008.