Year ended
31 Dec 2014
Half year to
30 June 2015
Half year to
30 June 2014
79.3Profit for the period20.240.2
Adjustments for:
(0.1)Investment revenue(0.1)(0.1)
3.4Finance costs1.61.7
50.3Depreciation of property, plant and equipment25.025.3
4.8Amortisation of intangible assets2.52.4
(1.4)Loss / (profit) on disposal of property, plant and equipment0.6(0.2)
1.9Share-based payments0.81.9
2.7Impairment of fixed assets7.70.8
Impairment of other assets0.5
(3.4)Decrease / (increase) in inventories0.9
(2.2)Increase in receivables(6.7)(8.7)
(9.6)Decrease in payables(5.6)(2.5)
0.5Increase in provisions8.11.1
150.6Cash generated by operations65.974.3
(19.0)Income taxes paid(14.9)(9.4)
131.6Net cash from operating activities51.064.9

* Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, amortisation, impairment, profit or loss on disposal of property, plant and equipment and share-based payments.

Cash and cash equivalents comprise:
38.5Cash and bank balances13.611.6
(2.5)Bank overdrafts (included in borrowings)(8.3)(5.9)