The Independent

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The Independent is a British national morning newspaper published by Independent Print Limited. Nicknamed the Indy, it began as a broadsheet, but changed to tabloid (compact) format and later left only its digital editions. The newspaper is focused on areas such as culture, politics, economic issues, and more. It has not affiliated itself with any political party and features a range of views given on its editorial and comment pages.

TypePrivate
Founded1986
HQLondon, GB
Websiteindependent.co.uk

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The Independent is headquartered in
London, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)609(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£24.8 M(+12%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at The Independent

Josie Cox

Josie Cox

Business Editor

The Independent Office Locations

The Independent has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
2 Derry St
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The Independent Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1986
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The Independent Revenue

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The Independent's revenue was reported to be £24.8 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

24.8m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

8.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

32.2%

Net income (FY, 2018)

2.4m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

3.0m

Cash (30-Sept-2018)

3.7m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

8.2m14.3m22.2m24.8m

Cost of goods sold

4.5m9.8m13.9m16.8m

Gross profit

3.7m4.5m8.3m8.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

45%31%37%32%
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

745.0k2.9m1.7m3.7m3.7m

Accounts Receivable

1.7m815.0k1.7m2.7m1.7m

Current Assets

2.5m5.1m5.6m10.0m8.7m
GBPFY, 2014

Financial Leverage

5.6 x
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The Independent Cybersecurity Score

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76/100

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The Independent Online and Social Media Presence

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The Independent Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Independent founded?

    The Independent was founded in 1986.

  • Who are The Independent key executives?

    The Independent's key executives are Josie Cox.

  • How many employees does The Independent have?

    The Independent has 609 employees.

  • What is The Independent revenue?

    Latest The Independent annual revenue is £24.8 m.

  • What is The Independent revenue per employee?

    Latest The Independent revenue per employee is £40.7 k.

  • Who are The Independent competitors?

    Competitors of The Independent include Guardian News & Media, Chuco and CEOWORLD Magazine.

  • Where is The Independent headquarters?

    The Independent headquarters is located at 2 Derry St, London.

  • Where are The Independent offices?

    The Independent has an office in London.

  • How many offices does The Independent have?

    The Independent has 1 office.