Tagged: Financial Times

Spiegel joins FT from WSJ 0

Spiegel joins FT from WSJ

The Financial Times announced Thursday the appointment of Peter Spiegel as its Brussels bureau chief. Spiegel will return to the Financial Times in August after just over a year at the Wall Street Journal,...

FT app wins award 0

FT app wins award

The Financial Times won an Apple Design Award for its iPad app on Tuesday. One of only five winners, the FT app was the only news app to be included at the ceremony held...

FT's iPad app outsells its iPhone app 0

FT's iPad app outsells its iPhone app

The Financial Times‘ iPad app has registered three times more downloads in its first two weeks since launch, than its iPhone app managed, according to the publisher. John Reynolds of MediaWeek writes, “The Financial...

FT not giving up on print 0

FT not giving up on print

Robert Andrews of PaidContent.org reports that the Financial Times parent is distancing itself from comments made earlier this week by a Pearson executive about the sun setting on print newspapers. Andrews writes, “Today, Pearson...

Gillian Tett and the Financial Times 0

Gillian Tett and the Financial Times

Peter Lauria of The Daily Beast writes about the Financial Times’ growing influence in the United States and the rise of its U.S. editor, Gillian Tett. Lauria writes, “The horrible financial climate has been...

FT prepares to launch iPad app 0

FT prepares to launch iPad app

Daniel Farey-Jones of MediaWeek writes that the Financial Times is getting ready to launch its iPad application. Farey-Jones writes, “The app, currently in beta, takes its navigational lead from the FT’s website rather than...

FT parent reports first quarter profit 0

FT parent reports first quarter profit

Pearson PLC, the parent company of The Financial Times, reported a first-quarter increase in profits due partly to a strengthening advertising market. Lilly Vitorovich of Dow Jones Newswires writes, “At FT Publishing, strong demand...