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Helios Underwriting Fundamentals

Company Name Helios Underwriting Last Updated 17 Sep 2020
Industry Financials Sector Property & Casualty Insurance
Shares in Issue (m) 18.01 Market Cap (£m) 18.10
PE Ratio 3.92 Div per Share () 0.00
Div Yield 0.00 Div Cover 0.00
EPS 25.64 EPS Growth (%) 716.56
PEG 0.01 DPS Growth (%) -100.00
Debt Ratio 84.36 Debt Equity Ratio 1.00
Net Gearing 81.00 Gross Gearing 84.36
Asset Equity Ratio 6.39 Cash Equity Ratio 21.45
Quick Ratio 0.00 Current Ratio 0.00
Price To Book Value 0.64 ROCE 2.38

Helios Underwriting Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
Special Dividend 18 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2019 GBX 1.50
H2 Dividend 18 Jul 2019 31 Jul 2019 GBX 1.50 1.50
H2 Dividend 07 Jun 2018 06 Jul 2018 GBX 1.50 1.50
Special Dividend 08 Jun 2017 07 Jul 2017 GBX 4.00
H2 Dividend 08 Jun 2017 07 Jul 2017 GBX 1.50 1.50
Special Dividend 23 Jun 2016 06 Jul 2016 GBX 3.50
H2 Dividend 23 Jun 2016 06 Jul 2016 GBX 1.50 1.50

Helios Underwriting Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 0 0 0
Intangible Assets 21 16 12
Investments 98 58 48
Total Fixed Assets 119 74 60
Stocks 0 0 0
Debtors 48 53 33
Cash & Equivalents 6 12 3
Other Assets 7 34 22
Total Assets 180 173 118
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 0 0 0
Creditors after 1 year 0 0 0
Other Liabilities 152 152 97
Total Liabilities 152 152 97
Net assets 28 21 21
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 2 2 2
Share Premium 19 15 15
Profit / Loss 4 0 -1
Other Equity -0 -0 -0
Preference & Minorities 0 0 0
Total Capital Employed 28 21 21
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 84.36 87.85 82.18
Debt-to-Equity 1.00 1.00 1.00
Net Gearing 81.00 80.81 79.77
Gross Gearing 84.36 87.85 82.18
Assets / Equity 6.39 8.23 5.61
Cash / Equity 21.45 57.98 13.54
EPS 25.64 3.14 -4.75
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities -1 7 -1
Cashflow before financing 0 2 -4
Increase in Cash -6 9 -3
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 48 33 31
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 2 1 -0
Pre-Tax profit 4 0 -1
Profit / Loss for the year 2 2 2

Helios Underwriting Company Background

Sector Property & Casualty Insurance
Activities Helios Underwriting plc (formerly Hampden Underwriting plc) provides a limited liability direct investment into the Lloyd's insurance market and is quoted on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market. Helios trades within the Lloyd's insurance market writing approximately £70m of capacity for the 2020 account. The portfolio provides a good spread of business being concentrated in property insurance and reinsurance.
Latest Interim Date 27 Sep 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 29 May 2020

Helios Underwriting Directors

Appointed Director Position
2012-10-01 Nigel John Hanbury Chief Executive Officer
2016-04-08 Arthur Roger Manners Finance Director
2007-09-04 Sir James Michael Yorrick Oliver Non-Executive Chairman
2018-01-01 Edward William Fitzalan-Howard Non-Executive Director
2007-09-04 Jeremy Richard Holt Evans Non-Executive Director
2013-07-09 Andrew Hildred Christie Non-Executive Director
2007-09-04 Harold Michael Clunie Cunningham Non-Executive Director

Helios Underwriting Contact Details

Company Name Helios Underwriting
Company Address Hampden House, Great Hampden, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire HP16 9RD.
Company Telephone n/a
Company Website http://www.huwplc.com/

Helios Underwriting Advisors

Auditor Name Littlejohn
Auditor Address 1 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, London E14 4HD.
Auditor Website http://www.littlejohnfrazer.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7516 2200
Registrar Name Link Asset Services
Registrar Address The Registry, 34 Beckenham Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 4TU.
Registrar Website http://www.linkassetservices.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 162 3100
Broker Name Smith & Williamson Corporate Finance
Broker Address 25 Moorgate, London EC2R 6AY.
Broker Website http://www.smith.williamson.co.uk/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7131 4000
Adviser Name Smith & Williamson Corporate Finance
Adviser Address 25 Moorgate, London EC2R 6AY.
Adviser Website http://www.smith.williamson.co.uk/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7131 4000
Solicitor Name Jones Day
Solicitor Address 21 Tudor Street, London EC4Y 0DJ.
Solicitor Website http://www.jonesday.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7039 5959
Stockbroker Name n/a
Stockbroker Address n/a
Stockbroker Website n/a
Stockbroker Telephone n/a