The Business of African Art & Design

Africa’s artists are enjoying a rising market

FT Wealth Spring 2015 cover
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FT Wealth

In this edition: the great pop art swap shop, hedge fund fight club, the rise of the cyber detective, and retro biking with Triumph

Call for submissions

Submissions are open for the awards that recognise the best fiction writers, film-makers and artists from emerging market countries
São José dos Campos a city that unites culture, tradition and technology

Brazil Competitive Profile

Competitiveness has become one of Brazil’s most fundamental challenges

Illustration for FT 400: Top Financial Advisers March 2015 special report
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FT 400 Top Financial Advisers

As the investing landscape becomes more complex, wealthy investors demand even more from a financial adviser

Investment Toolkit

The first in a three-part series: everything you need to know about ETFs, hedge funds and private equity

Illustration by Martin O’Neill for Boldness in Business 2015 special report
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Boldness in Business

The boldest companies are those with a forward-looking policy of constant innovation and creativity

Picture shows Sotheby’s Head of Auction Sales London (Jewellery) Jess Wyndham with a 100 carat perfect emerald-cut diamond that will be auctioned in New York on 21st Apr 2015
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Watches and Jewellery

The Swiss watch industry is hoping for a change in its fortunes

Illustration by David Bromley showing how banks are finding it difficult to get insurance
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Risk Management

Insurance companies have grown more nervous about providing important types of cover to big banks

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton brakes during a testing session at the Catalunya circuit in Montmelo, near Barcelona
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The Business of Formula One

Concerns over funding damp hopes for a more competitive season

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev gives a statement at the delegation hall of the parliament building in Budapest on November 11, 2014
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Oil has given the former Soviet state great wealth but it continues to struggle

Employers: Global Best Practice

The subtle difference between good employers and great employers

Business Education: Online Learning

Paid-for courses mixing digital learning, video seminars and real-world meetings are increasing

Women in Business

Top jobs are still out of reach for most female employees

Modern Mexico

Lawlessness undermines economic progress and reform

Lessons in Britishness

Why the rarefied world of UK boarding schools appeals to parents around the world