NATIONAL INVESTMENTS TRUST PLC H1 FINANCIALS
During the period the Company’s equity portfolio grew by 14.1% (2016: 20.6% decrease) while the Malawi Domestic Share Index grew by 18.4% (2016:18.2% decrease). Dividend income increased by 46.8% (2016: 42.4% decrease) to K184 million from K125 million in prior period. The company had revaluation gains on its equity investments amounting to K880 million compared to a loss of K1 billion in the previous period. Overall the Company made a profit after tax of K1 billion (2016: K968 million loss after tax) largely due to share price gains of most investee companies.