Business Connexion (BCX) has issued a trading statement, alerting shareholders to the probability of significantly higher earnings for the six months ended 28 February.

Shareholders are advised that basic earnings per share for the six months are expected to be between 80% and 90% higher than the interim reporting period to 30 November 2008. The results reflect the successful completion of the group's revitalisation programme, according to a statement from BCX.
Headline earnings per share for the period is expected to be between 190% and 200% higher than the interim reporting period to 30 November 2008.
The difference between basic earnings and headline earnings for the interim reporting period to 30 November 2008 related to the profit on sale of the group's property in Faerie Glen, which was excluded from headline earnings.
BCX'sresults for the six months ended 28 February 2010 will be released on 22 April.