It said the main reason for the fall in profit was due to increased expenditure on sales people, marketing activities, and development as part of its cloud transition.
In a statement last month, the group said its financial results for the first-half of the year were in line with market expectations, supported by both new and existing clients, but warned that sterling strength hurt both revenue and profits during the period.
The company left its interim dividend unchanged at
"The combination of an improving product and the increased capacity of our sales team will bolster further growth... We look forward to the rest of 2014," said Chief Executive
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