Search for General Electric Co and
    1. February 4, 2016

      Norway’s oil fund steps up pressure on multinationals

      Norway’s $810bn oil fund has revealed that it voted against proposals from some of the world’s biggest companies —...

    2. Fast FT

      February 4, 2016

      Norway's oil fund sells 73 stakes on sustainability concerns

      Norway’s $810bn oil fund sold out of 73 companies last year due to environmental and governance issues as the world’s...

    Special Reports

    1. Technology Leaders

      Companies across the world must adapt to new digital technologies, or risk being overt...
    2. North America Innovative Lawyers

      North America Innovative Lawyers ranks the top law firms, legal teams and individuals ...
    Search more Special Reports on this topic.

    1. Fast FT

      February 2, 2016

      Alphabet tops Apple as world's most valuable company

      Alphabet seized Apple’s crown as the world’s biggest publicly-traded company on Tuesday after the parent of Google...

    2. January 31, 2016

      Alstom’s new chief has eye on deals

      The new chief executive of French trainmaker Alstom says the sector in Europe is ripe for consolidation and it would...

    3. January 28, 2016

      Rolls-Royce chief Warren East to cull senior managers

      Warren East, Rolls-Royce chief executive, will on Friday announce a cull of senior managers, just weeks before he...

    4. Fast FT

      January 28, 2016

      Electrolux Q4 sales disappoint

      The outgoing chief executive of Electrolux presided over a gloomy set of quarterly results which missed expectations,...

    5. January 22, 2016

      GE warns of slowing China sales and slump in oil prices

      General Electric’s sales in China grew only slightly last year, the company reported, in the latest sign of the global...

    6. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      US stocks poised to jump as oil races higher

      Can US equities snap a three-week losing streak? Stock-index futures rallied more than one per cent on Friday as crude...

    7. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      GE shrugs off oil headwind as profits rise

      General Electric delivered a jump in profits in the final quarter of the year as America’s best-known conglomerate...

    8. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      Electrolux loses CFO just two weeks after CEO quits

      Electrolux has been hit by another senior resignation with Tomas Eliasson, chief financial officer of the Swedish...

    9. January 18, 2016

      Chinese M&A: premium rush

      An ordinary Chinese citizen who wishes to buy assets abroad can exchange only enough renminbi in a year to get $50,000....

    10. January 15, 2016

      China’s Haier pays $5.4bn for GE appliance unit

      GE is to sell its appliance business to China’s Qingdao Haier for $5.4bn, one month after pulling plans to sell it to...

    11. Fast FT

      January 15, 2016

      GE sells appliances business in $5.4bn deal

      General Electric is to sell its appliances businesses to China’s Haier Group in a $5.4bn cash deal. Qingdao Haier, a...

    12. Fast FT

      January 14, 2016

      Rail contracts help Alstom beat expectations

      Infrastructure upgrades across Europe have helped Alstom, the French engineering group, beat expectations for both...

    13. Fast FT

      January 13, 2016

      21st Century Fox jumps on podcast bandwagon

      21st Century Fox is joining the podcasting wave with an investment in a new audio network led by the media company’s...

    14. January 13, 2016

      GE moving headquarters to Boston after tax rise

      General Electric is to move its headquarters from Connecticut to Boston, Massachusetts, as it moves out of a state...

    15. Tech blog

      January 13, 2016

      #techFT - PC's decline to slow in 2016

      The PC had a bad 2015, but this year could be much better as businesses and consumers upgrade to Windows 10 and are...

    16. January 13, 2016

      GE cuts 6,500 jobs at former Alstom units

      General Electric has announced plans to shed 6,500 jobs in Europe as it integrates the energy units of Alstom that it...

    17. Fast FT

      January 13, 2016

      General Electric to cut 6,500 jobs in Europe

      General Electric plans to shed 6,500 jobs in Europe as it integrates the energy units of France’s Alstom it bought last...

    18. January 12, 2016

      General Electric: Post-industrial revolution

      General Electric’s latest technology for boosting manufacturing productivity is a gadget that feels like it would be...

    19. January 11, 2016

      Electrolux chief to step down in wake of $3.3bn GE deal collapse

      Electrolux’s chief executive is to step down only a month after the collapse of a big acquisition he hoped would...

    20. December 29, 2015

      MPs to lobby Rolls-Royce over job cuts

      Legislators are to meet Warren East to discuss his restructuring plans for Rolls-Royce, underlining the political...

    21. December 29, 2015

      Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries taking aim at foreign deals

      Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan’s biggest arms producer, is taking aim at more deals to sell its weapons abroad,...

    22. December 23, 2015

      Irish aviation: in the blood

      The Irish rule the skies and finance every airliner in them. Well, not quite. But even an Irish storyteller given to...

    23. December 23, 2015

      Dynamic ads become new normal in podcasts

      When Serial , the 2014 podcast that led the revival of the format, launched its second season this month focusing on...

    24. December 20, 2015

      The bloom is off Rose’s legacy at Rolls-Royce

      It must have been an awkward moment for Warren East, the new chief executive of Rolls-Royce. Arriving at the Ministry...

    25. December 20, 2015

      GE Healthcare looks to improve growth as parent faces pressure

      When John Flannery was appointed chief executive of GE Healthcare just over a year ago his dealmaking background...

    26. December 16, 2015

      GE signals faster growth after shake-up

      General Electric has projected that its underlying earnings per share can grow by more than 50 per cent over the next...

    27. December 16, 2015

      Rolls-Royce: debugging the mindset

      Twenty years at chip designer Arm Holdings marinated Warren East in the language of software. Six months into his...

    28. December 9, 2015

      Banks tumble in list of best UK workplaces

      Online travel company Expedia climbed 24 places to top a list of employees’ 25 best places to work in the UK — a list...

    29. December 8, 2015

      Having the courage to speak out is hallmark of sound counsel

      The general counsel behind the best teams in the 2015 FT North America in-house ranking may well be a pointer to the...

    30. December 7, 2015

      GE pulls $3.3bn deal with Electrolux after regulatory opposition

      Electrolux’s attempts to grab a big slice of the North American market by buying GE’s domestic appliances business have...

    31. December 1, 2015

      Alstom wins €3.7bn India rail contracts

      Alstom, the French engineering group now focused on transport, has won two rail contracts in India worth up to €3.7bn...

    32. November 29, 2015

      Large US companies fail to disclose climate change risk

      Boeing, General Electric and Procter & Gamble are among a number of large US companies that have been accused of...

    33. November 27, 2015

      General Electric: splitting the difference

      Share buybacks are nothing but proof that a company has run out of productive ways to invest its cash, grumble cynics....

    34. November 24, 2015

      Rolls-Royce: the limits of acceptable ignorance

      Epistemology is the study of knowledge — what can be known in an uncertain world. Companies issuing revenue, margin or...

    35. Tech blog

      November 23, 2015

      #techFT - Getting the podcast Message

      The Message is showing the power of podcasts, the force is with Disney’s Jedi-in-chief and, with the Samsung Gear VR,...

    36. November 23, 2015

      Brands tune into podcast production

      As the science-fiction podcast The Message aired its final episode on Sunday, the drama reached the rarefied environs...

    37. November 22, 2015

      Siemens strives for revenue growth after streamlining

      Joe Kaeser might feel he has reason to relax. Since becoming chief executive of Siemens in 2013 he has implemented its...

    38. November 17, 2015

      Home Depot rallies on higher sales and profits

      Home Depot rallied on Tuesday after it unveiled a better increase in its quarterly profits than expected. The biggest...

    Search for General Electric Co and

    RELATED VIDEOS

    Videos from FT.com that closely match this topic

    1. Lex sizes up the competing bids for the French conglomerate...
      June 17, 2014

      Lex sizes up the competing bids for the French conglome...