In 2011, revenue from continuing operations increased by 4.4%, to €2,707.4 million, or 5.8% on a like-for-like basis.
Operating income increased by a remarkable 25.6% during the year, while EBITDA increased by 6.4%, to €1,039 million, representing a margin of 38.4%, compared to 37.6% in 2010.
Adjusted profit for the year from continuing operations increased to €487.2 million, up 20.7% from €403.5 million in 2010.
Revenue reached €2,707 million in 2011, representing a 4.4% growth compared to revenue in 2010, or 5.8% on a like-for-like basis as explained in the table in this page. Underlying growth was driven by both our business lines: