Tagged: Financial Times

FT journalists hold work stoppage 0

FT journalists hold work stoppage

Financial Times journalists held a work stoppage on Tuesday to protest a lack of advancement in talks with management about a new contract, reports Andrew Pugh of the Press Gazette in London. Pugh writes,...

FT mobile app wins award 0

FT mobile app wins award

The Financial Times has been awarded the prestigious Best Mobile Innovation for Publishing prize for its Web App at today’s Global Mobile Awards in Barcelona. The prize recognizes excellence in developing innovative mobile material,...

FT’s digital subs pass print in U.S. 0

FT’s digital subs pass print in U.S.

Robert Andrews of PaidContent.org reports that digital subscriptions for the Financial Times have reached 267,000 in the United States, surpassing the number of print subscriptions. Andrews writes, “It attracted 17,000 new digital subscribers in...

FT journalists vote to strike 0

FT journalists vote to strike

Roy Greenslade of The Guardian in London reports that journalists at the Financial Times have voted to strike. Greenslade writes, “The management had offered a rise of 2%, while retaining a third of the...

SABEW names 2011 Best in Business winners 0

SABEW names 2011 Best in Business winners

The Society of American Business Editors and Writers announced winners of its 17thBest in Business competition, which honors excellence in business and financial journalism across all news platforms. Bloomberg News and the Global Post...

FT daily audience now up to 2.2 million 0

FT daily audience now up to 2.2 million

The Financial Times now reaches 2.2 million people worldwide on a daily basis, according to the latest Average Daily Global Audience (ADGA) figures announced Friday. The number of people accessing FT.com daily has surpassed...

FT journalist in Canada joining PR firm 0

FT journalist in Canada joining PR firm

Bernard Simon, a business reporter for the Financial Times in Canada, has been hired by public relations firm Kingsdale Communications as vice president of communications. Simon’s latest byline for the FT appeared Wednesday, writing...

Biz journalists becoming stars 0

Biz journalists becoming stars

Elizabeth Day of The Observer in London writes how many top business journalists have become well-known names by covering the financial crisis of the past four years. Day writes, “For the first time in...