Financial Times

The Financial Times is a business news organization that provides essential news, comment, data and analysis for the global business community. It is recognized internationally for its authority, integrity, and accuracy. 

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TypeSubsidiary
HQLondon, GB
Websiteft.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Financial Times is headquartered in London, GB

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Key People/Management at Financial Times

Ben Hughes

Ben Hughes

Global Commercial Director and Deputy CEO
John Ridding

John Ridding

Chief Executive Officer
Sarah Hopkins

Sarah Hopkins

Global Human Resources Director
Cait O’Riordan

Cait O’Riordan

Chief Product and Information Officer
Lionel Barber

Lionel Barber

Editor In Chief
Angela MacKay

Angela MacKay

Global Publisher of FT Live and Managing Director of FT Asia Pacific
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Financial Times Office Locations

Financial Times has offices in London, New York, Chiyoda City and Singapore
London, GB (HQ)
1 Friday St
Chiyoda City, JP
1-chōme-3-7 Ōtemachi
Singapore, SG
60 Anson Rd
New York, NY, US
330 Hudson St 8th Floor
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Financial Times Financials and Metrics

Financial Times Revenue

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Financial Times's revenue was reported to be £324.34 m in FY, 2018
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

124.3m131.4m147.5m176.2m213.5m273.0m232.8m185.9m193.5m195.7m214.4m224.2m280.3m294.6m265.3m292.5m305.4m296.8m296.4m288.3m285.3m311.2m322.1m324.3m

Revenue growth, %

6%12%19%21%28%(15%)(20%)4%1%10%5%25%5%(10%)10%4%(3%)0%(3%)(1%)9%3%

Cost of goods sold

80.7m80.6m78.8m89.8m94.8m115.0m103.5m94.5m100.1m98.6m109.4m112.0m68.8m158.0m160.5m171.9m171.6m175.1m166.6m156.3m164.2m168.7m173.2m178.2m

Gross profit

43.7m50.8m68.7m86.4m118.6m158.0m129.2m91.4m93.4m97.1m105.0m112.2m211.5m136.6m104.8m120.6m133.7m121.8m129.8m132.0m121.2m142.5m148.9m146.2m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

13.6m35.2m54.1m102.0m104.0m97.5m127.3m73.6m59.5m34.4m43.8m95.5m71.5m87.7m100.9m100.1m108.6m99.8m92.0m74.2m20.7m19.9m17.2m18.3m

Accounts Receivable

28.5m23.9m23.8m26.3m30.5m33.4m24.4m26.0m26.9m29.3m33.9m37.2m41.1m42.3m37.1m42.7m39.7m54.6m40.6m43.1m36.0m37.9m38.4m39.8m

Inventories

1.2m529.0k465.0k705.0k675.0k663.0k811.0k587.0k588.0k1.1m870.0k856.0k1.1m1.6m1.1m1.6m1.4m1.5m1.5m1.3m1.3m1.6m1.5m1.2m

Current Assets

48.5m68.4m88.5m135.3m158.3m182.3m171.5m119.2m118.5m113.0m127.5m178.4m167.0m186.2m219.7m215.9m639.6m641.8m309.2m279.8m104.1m122.4m134.4m124.4m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(18.4m)6.5m22.6m31.9m42.9m51.7m12.5m716.0k(34.2m)5.1m10.2m27.7m(4.4m)19.5m2.0k6.5m428.4m(2.3m)(19.4m)15.3m359.4m6.1m5.4m8.2m

Dividends Paid

5.6m17.6m24.7m30.7m45.0m28.3m12.0m20.8m321.2m21.0m692.1m
GBPFY, 1995

Financial Leverage

6.7 x
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Financial Times Operating Metrics

Nov, 2017Aug, 2018

Digital Subscribers

740 k

Paying Subscribers

900 k930 k
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Financial Times Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Deal Street AsiaMarch 29, 2019

Financial Times Cybersecurity Score

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77/100

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Financial Times Online and Social Media Presence

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Financial Times News and Updates

HKBU MSc in Business Management ranked in world's top 100 ranking by Financial Times for the third time

HONG KONG, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The School of Business of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has achieved a global top 100 ranking for its Master of Science in Business Management (MScBM) programme by the Financial Times' Masters in Management (MiM) ranking, marking its third...

SkillLane ranked number one fastest growing education company in Financial Times Asia-Pacific High-Growth Companies 2021

SkillLane, Thailand's number one online learning platform and digital training platform, is ranked 36th in Asia Pacific's high-growth companies 2021 and crowned number one in the education category in Financial Times (FT).

OptimizeRx Named to Financial Times ―The Americas’ Fastest-Growing Companies List for the Second Consecutive Year

Ranked #277, highlighting the growth potential and convergence between technology and healthcare Ranked #277, highlighting the growth potential and convergence between technology and healthcare

Why the Financial Times was ready for the financial crisis, but not Brexit

After 15 years as editor of the Financial Times, Lionel Barber has written a memoir with anecdotes about Obama, Trump, Putin, and Modi.

SJTU Antai MBA Stands Out for Overall Satisfaction and Career Progress in Financial Times Global MBA Ranking 2021

SHANGHAI, Feb. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MBA program from Antai College of Economics and Management of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) ranks the world's No.53 according to the latest Financial Times Global MBA Ranking on February 8th 2021. Overall Satisfaction, a newly added item, is...
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Financial Times Blogs

Ghosn’s wife to appeal to French government for help

Carole Ghosn leaves Tokyo on second passport after prosecutors’ raid on couple’s house

Turkey’s flag carrier completes move to $11bn airport

Flights for Turkish Airlines begin at vast transport hub after ‘big bang’ relocation

Protests against Sudan regime reach army headquarters

Four-month rebellion against President Bashir swells in numbers

Pro-Europeans must unite around the EU elections

Brexit has created in the UK the biggest pro-EU movement in the bloc: let’s fight together

Ashley offers to underwrite Debenhams rights issue

Offer would require agreement of retail group’s creditors

G7 plans strategy to protect against cyber attacks

Western nations propose sanctions and public shaming of Russia and other internet attackers
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Financial Times Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who are Financial Times key executives?

    Financial Times's key executives are Ben Hughes, John Ridding and Sarah Hopkins.

  • How many employees does Financial Times have?

    Financial Times has 4,443 employees.

  • What is Financial Times revenue?

    Latest Financial Times annual revenue is £324.3 m.

  • What is Financial Times revenue per employee?

    Latest Financial Times revenue per employee is £73 k.

  • Who are Financial Times competitors?

    Competitors of Financial Times include CNBC, Forbes and Google Keyword.

  • Where is Financial Times headquarters?

    Financial Times headquarters is located at 1 Friday St, London.

  • Where are Financial Times offices?

    Financial Times has offices in London, New York, Chiyoda City and Singapore.

  • How many offices does Financial Times have?

    Financial Times has 5 offices.