The Week: City news - Profit rise for Haymarket

Haymarket Media Group has reported profits up 5 per cent for 2007, and announced the acquisition of Windpower Monthly and Compliance Week.

The company, which owns Campaign, recorded turnover of £247 million, with profits before tax up from £30.3 million to £31.7 million. Haymarket said that all of its business activities, particularly its overseas offices, experienced growth in 2007.