Axis Q4 2012 Financials Reviewed

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jan 30, 2013

Over the last two years, Axis's financial results have varied significantly and over the last few quarters, the overall trend has been decelerating growth, with the previous quarter, Q3, being particularly weak.

Now, Q4 2012 results show only modestly better overall growth of 15% in local currencies.

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