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.
Bank share prices plummet as investors fretted about possible loss of access to European markets
Aviva said it believed EU vote outcome would have no significant operational impact on the company
EasyJet says uncertainty caused by EU vote outcome is likely to reduce second-half revenue
Speculation has emerged that Microsoft’s LinkedIn tie-up could spark more tech-sector takeovers, with Sage Group a potential winner or loser in any deal. The next big merger could be a takeover of US groups NetSuite Inc or Ultimate Software, according to media reports
Financial trading group said Friday's volatility sparked record spread-bets and gains in customers
Bus and train operator says margins on one of its rail franchises will be worse than expected
Engineering and plastics group says trading was unlikely to match forecasts
Airline posted annual pre-tax profits of £2.7mln versus losses of £35.6mln the previous year
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