2018 annual results. 2018 annual results... In addition, EDF Trading achieved solid results by taking advantage of a context of favourable volatility in the commodities market... The financial result corresponds to a financial expense of euros 4 8 billion, euros 2 6 billion more than in 2017 . This evolution is primarily due to the change in the fair value of debt and equity on dedicated assets, which weighs on the financial result (application of IFRS)9 (2) because of unfavourable market conditions, especially at the end of the year.