BRIEF-Matrix Holdings Sees Increase In Consol HY Net Profit

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Matrix Holdings Ltd:

* FOR SIX MONTHS, EXPECTED TO RECORD AN INCREASE IN CONSOLIDATED NET PROFIT

* EXPECTED INCREASE IN PROFIT MAINLY ATTRIBUTABLE TO ONE-OFF GAIN ON TRANSFER OF RIGHT TO PURCHASE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES IN PRC Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reuters.Briefs@thomsonreuters.com)