April 24 (Reuters) - Purple Group Ltd ::A weak trading performance in our core operations is further compounded by write-off of a legacy asset - chairman.All group businesses posted revenue for past six months that was in line with that generated in second half of 2016.Basic earnings and heps for hy 2017, have decreased from a profit of 1.29 cents in hy 2016 to a loss of (5.52) cents per share for hy 2017.Non-Current assets decreased by r28.9 million during hy 2017, mainly comprising write-down of purple group's direct investment in rpih..
Purple Group Ltd : Summary consolidated results for the year ended Aug. 31, 2016 . FY active clients up 94 pct (2015: 56 pct) . Group has realised a basic and headline loss per share of 0.37 cents for year ended Aug. 31, 2016 . FY easy equities revenue up R7.8 mln (2015: loss of R0.5 mln) .FY clients assets up 41 pct to R1.3 bln (2015: R921 mln).