- Online dating company Cupid is trading strongly and ahead of market expectations.

Monthly revenues now exceed £4mm and continue to grow with more than 50% from outside the UK.

Cupid says North America is performing exceptionally well and ahead of plan and the UK's performance remains strong.

CEO Bill Dobbie said: "We are very pleased with this continuing strong performance.

"Our growing revenues are a reflection of our continued geographical growth and increased uptake of our mobile applications.

"Underlying this is the increasing global acceptance and credibility of the online dating industry which is leading to further demand for the services we offer.

"We are very pleased to upgrade our forecasts for 2011, 2012 and 2013 and look forward to this growth continuing."

At 8:46am: [LON:CUP] share price was +16.5p at 145p

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