Aegis Sees Profits Climb

09 March 2006

   LONDON - The independent media agency group posted a 2.3% rise in full-year pre-tax profits to £94 million ($163.3m; €137.1m), while revenue rose 16.5% to £870.4m.
   UK-headquartered Aegis, whose portfolio includes the Carat and Vizeum networks and research company Isobar, said digital revenue more than doubled last year after acquiring ten online businesses.