IMP - Impala Platinum Holdings Limited - Trading S12 Aug 2010
IMP - Impala Platinum Holdings Limited - Trading Statement                      
Impala Platinum Holdings Limited                                                
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)                                  
(Registration No. 1957/001979/06)                                               
ISIN: ZAE000083648                                                              
JSE Share Code: IMP                                                             
LSE Share Code : IPLA                                                           
ADR Code : IMPUY                                                                
("Implats" or "the Company")                                                    
TRADING STATEMENT                                                               
Shareholders are advised that Implats` headline earnings per share (HEPS) and   
basic earnings per share (EPS) for the financial year ended 30 June 2010 are    
expected to be between 750 and 800 cents which is between 20% and 25% lower     
than that of the financial year ended 30 June 2009 (HEPS and EPS of 1 001       
A key factor in the decline of the HEPS and EPS was the increase in the share   
based expense (net of taxation) of R335 million in the current year, compared   
to a credit in the prior year of R648 million. This is equivalent to a          
movement of 164 cents per Implats share.                                        
The financial information on which this trading statement is based has not      
been audited by the company`s external auditors.                                
The Company`s annual audited financial results will be released on 26 August    
12 August 2010                                                                  
Issued by sponsor: Deutsche Securities (SA) (Proprietary) Limited               
Date: 12/08/2010 16:00:01 Produced by the JSE SENS Department.                  
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