WPP Reveals 'Strong Performance' in Half-Year Results for 2021 as Staff Bonuses Soar

The agency network saw business performance reaching 2019 levels a year ahead of expectation

WPP, the world’s largest agency network, has revealed a resurgence in its business performance during the first half of the year to June 30, admitting surprise to have beaten its expectation of two years to recover. However, it has also revealed a spike in staff bonuses being paid, expected to reach $626.6 million (450 million pounds) for the year.