San Diego-based Encore Capital Group reported that revenues rose 27% in the third quarter to $59.2 million while net income increased 32% to $7.8 million. Gross collections were $83.9 million, the highest level in the Company’s history and a 40% increase over the $59.9 million in the same period of the prior year. During the third quarter the Company spent $14.2 million to purchase $381.5 million in face value of debt. Encore is a systems-driven purchaser and manager of charged-off consumer receivables portfolios. For complete detail on Encore’s latest results, visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).