A business and financial journalist for 21 years, Philip writes about equities, markets and economics. He has worked as a full-time reporter for Thomson Reuters, Thomson Financial/AFX News, the Press Association, Associated Press at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, and various UK regional newspapers. He freelances at the Daily Mail and Daily Mirror and has also worked for the Daily Express, The Scotsman, London financial newspaper City AM, Sharecast, ITV News online and specialist websites.
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YouGov predicted trading for the year would be slightly above its expectations
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Sport nutrition group agrees to become an official supplier to USA Cycling
Generator hire group said a downturn caused by lower oil prices was affecting a number of its markets
Rare disease drug specialist increases cost saving targets from Baxalta deal
Jet engine maker performed broadly in line with hopes in the first half
Barclays said EnQuest may be through the worst of the oil price downturn
Broker upgraded the Africa and Brazil-focused oil explorer to a speculative buy
Broker removed Next from its pan-Europe 'buy' list, reducing it to 'neutral'
Diamond miner ticks up 1.2% after positive comments from RBC Capital Markets