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

LafargeHolcim Shares Wobble On Lower Growth Outlook

LafargeHolcim Shares Wobble On Lower Growth Outlook

The world's biggest cement maker cut sales growth forecasts by 1% but narrowly beat its earnings expectations for the second quarter.

Brent Gushes Past $50 On OPEC Promises and Declining U.S. Reserves

Brent Gushes Past $50 On OPEC Promises and Declining U.S. Reserves

Global oil prices hit two month highs

Anglo American and Kumba Spark Mining Gains As Dividends Return

Anglo American and Kumba Spark Mining Gains As Dividends Return

Kumba stunned with a dividend three-times larger than expected

M&A and Dividends Provide Reasons to Dig European Miners

M&A and Dividends Provide Reasons to Dig European Miners

Dividend surprises could be dug-up from mining-sector results

Oil Pauses Ahead of OPEC Meeting in St. Petersburg

Oil Pauses Ahead of OPEC Meeting in St. Petersburg

Traders aren't betting on OPEC action