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Investor Proposition

ITV continues to make significant progress in growing and strengthening the business creatively, commercially and financially.

A strong track record for delivery

Over the last six years we have delivered strong revenue growth and double-digit profit growth in our key profit measures every year

We have made significant progress rebalancing the business, reducing our dependence on UK advertising and driving new revenue streams to build a more global organisation

+800%
increase in adjusted EPS since 2009
49%
of total revenue is from sources other than spot advertising

Strong market position

The Broadcast business delivers unrivalled audience reach for advertisers in the UK and we will benefit from our continued creative investment as we exploit our content across multiple platforms, both free and pay

Online, Pay & Interactive is a material, fast-growing and profitable part of the business with continued strong growth expected as we build a global pay and distribution business

Our international content business is now a global player of scale, creating and owning rights and we will continue to grow both organically and through acquisitions in key creative markets

98%
of all commercial audiences over five million are on ITV
+50%
of total Studios revenues is from outside the UK

Highly cash generative

We are a highly cash generative business and our disciplined approach to cash, costs and capital has strengthened our balance sheet and allowed us to invest in the business organically and through acquisitions

Investment opportunities to grow

As we continue to deliver our strategy we see good investment opportunities to grow the business and enhance shareholder value whilst maintaining capital discipline

Compelling shareholder returns

We are committed to growing shareholder returns and have targeted to deliver 20% ordinary dividend growth to 2016 to achieve a dividend cover of between 2.0 to 2.5x adjusted EPS

£1.1bn
returned to shareholders since 2011