Following the acquisition of Genera in October 2015, the following non-controlling interest has been recorded in the Group financial statements;

2017
£'000
2016
£'000
At start of period1,981
Acquired through business combinations2,248
Additional consideration paid to non-controlling interests(583)(390)
Profit/(loss) for the period5(156)
Foreign exchange differences160279
At end of period1,5631,981

On 8 November 2016, the Group purchased 0.12% of the voting shares for a consideration of HRK 344,000 (£0.04 million). On 5 December 2016, the Group purchased another 1.62% of the voting shares for a consideration of HRK 4,810,000 (£0.54 million). The Group now holds 95.13% of the equity share capital of Genera.