Analyst consensus for a range of metrics is provided in the table below. The consensus represents the average of analyst forecasts for each metric and was compiled on 30 July 2020.
|Analyst consensus1||H1 2020||FY 2020|
|Fee based revenue (£m)||717||1,413|
|Adjusted operating expenses (£m)||(632)||(1,241)|
|Adjusted profit before tax (£m)||179||373|
|Adjusted diluted earnings per share (p)||6.2||13.0|
|Dividend per share (p)||6.8||20.2|
|Net flows (£bn)2||(26.4)||(30.3)|
|Assets under management and administration (£bn)||505.5||502.6|
1 Analyst consensus based on published research between 30 June 2020 and 30 July 2020. Based on up to 17 analyst forecasts.
2 Including estimated impact of Lloyds Banking Group tranche withdrawals.
The forecasts used to produce this consensus have been provided to Standard Life Aberdeen plc by a number of registered investment analysts and are, as such, publicly available information. Standard Life Aberdeen has not verified the accuracy of the information, or the basis of it, nor has it commented on the accuracy of any forecasts, individually or collectively, and it does not intend to do so in the future. Standard Life Aberdeen plc assumes no obligation to update or revise the information contained in the consensus to reflect circumstances existing after the date this consensus is published.