Recruitment group CPL Resources said it has performed well in the second half of its financial year, which ended in June.

In a trading statement, CPL said it expects its profit before tax for the full year to be ahead of market expectations.  

It added that its balance sheet and cash flow remain strong.

"Current market conditions are favourable with high demand for talent and low unemployment rates in key markets," the company said. 

But it added that its remains conscious of the potential impact of political and economic events globally on the business.

The company is due to release its full year results on September 10.