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
Caspar de Bono

Caspar de Bono

Managing Director
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
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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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73/100

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Financial Times Online and Social Media Presence

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Financial Times News and Updates

Financial Times moves from seasonal appeal to charitable initiative

The Financial Times has moved from running an annual seasonal charity campaign in the run-up to Christmas to a new format of charitable initiative that focuses on financial literacy and inclusion. The FT Financial Literacy and Inclusion Campaign will “deliver clear and compelling content on basic fi…

Financial Times Names 10 Northwestern Mutual Advisors to List of Top Retirement Plan Advisors

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwestern Mutual today announced that 10 financial advisors affiliated with Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company have been named to the 2020 edition of the Financial Times' 401 Top U.S. Retirement Plan Advisors. The FT 401 list...

Aadil Zaman Named to 2020 Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Advisers

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Wall Street Alliance Group is pleased to announce that, Aadil Zaman, has been named to the 2020 edition of the Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Advisers. The list recognizes the top financial advisers who specialize in serving defined contribution...

SC Investment Firm Earns Place in Top 300 Registered Investment Advisors by Financial Times

BEAUFORT, S.C., Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Verity Investment Partners (VIP), a boutique investment advisory firm serving individual investors and their families, has been named as one of the nation's Top 300 Registered Investment Advisors (RIA) by the Financial Times. Verity Investment...

Master in Management of ACEM at SJTU Ranks 23rd in the World by Financial Times

SHANGHAI, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Times published its global ranking of Master in Management on 28th September 2020. Antai College of Economics and Management (ACEM) of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) ranked 23rd. Among the keys with a higher weighting in the...

Shon Flaharty of Flaharty Asset Management has been named to the Financial Times 400 Top Financial Advisors list

Shon Flaharty is the CEO and founder of Flaharty Asset Management in Clearwater, Florida Shon Flaharty is the CEO and founder of Flaharty Asset Management in Clearwater, Florida
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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 Caspar de Bono.

  • How many employees does Financial Times have?

    Financial Times has 3,826 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 £84.8 k.

  • Who are Financial Times competitors?

    Competitors of Financial Times include Forbes, MSNBC and Huffington Post.

  • 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.