LONDON: Online market researcher YouGov has posted a 39% rise in full-year pre-tax profits to £5.7 million ($11.6m; €8.2m) on the back of acquisitions and market growth.

Turnover for the year to July 31 climbed 51% to £14.3m, the core UK business rising 63% and the Middle East business up 39%.

Comments co-founder and ceo Nadhim Zahawi: "This illustrates the continued success of our strategy, which has been accelerated by post year-end acquisitions which will drive our future growth opportunities."

Data sourced from Financial Times online; additional content by WARC staff