Paul Whitfield

Paul Whitfield is The Deal’s international mining and energy correspondent based in Paris, where he also covers international M&A across Europe, Australia and Asia. Whitfield has written extensively on the oil sector as well as the nuclear industry and the rise of China as a driver of commodity deals. Prior to joining The Deal, Whitfield was a finance and investment writer for a number of British national newspapers including The Independent, Daily Telegraph and Financial Times, as well as BBC. He has also worked as a financial journalist for BBC’s daily business show, “Working Lunch.”

Recent Articles By The Author

Gucci-Owner Kering Tipped For Record High By Goldman, JP Morgan and Barclays

Gucci-Owner Kering Tipped For Record High By Goldman, JP Morgan and Barclays

The trio of brokers all increased their price target for the Paris-based fashion house on expectations of accelerating sales at Gucci and Saint Laurent.

A Crash in Oil Prices Is Unlikely to Last and This Is a Buying Opportunity, Goldman Sachs Bulls Say

A Crash in Oil Prices Is Unlikely to Last and This Is a Buying Opportunity, Goldman Sachs Bulls Say

Total, Lundin and Tullow are Goldman's top picks following the recent selloff in oil stocks.

Allez! France's Employment Growth Hits 10-Year High and GDP Is Upgraded

Allez! France's Employment Growth Hits 10-Year High and GDP Is Upgraded

Strong employment and stable economic growth over the first quarter strengthen the hand of reformer Macron.

MSCI Agrees To Include Domestically Listed Chinese Stocks

MSCI Agrees To Include Domestically Listed Chinese Stocks

MSCI just freed funds to back the world's No.1 appliance maker and No.2 drinks group

Saudi Arabia Elevates the Man Behind the Saudi Aramco IPO to King in Waiting

Saudi Arabia Elevates the Man Behind the Saudi Aramco IPO to King in Waiting

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's promotion above his uncle Mohammed bin Nayef should help ensure the progress of Saudi Arabia's planned economic reforms.