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    1. FT Photo Diary

      December 15, 2014

      Italy at night - from space

      This image released by Nasa on Monday shows the easily recognised ‘boot of Italy‘, with Sicily at its toe. On a clear night...

    2. FT Photo Diary

      November 12, 2014

      An Aurora

      ESA/Getty In this handout photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA).German ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst took this...

    1. FT Photo Diary

      November 10, 2014

      ISS crew returns to earth

      Shamil Zhumatov/AFP/Getty Ground personnel work on the Soyuz TMA-13M capsule, carrying International Space Station crew...

    2. FT Photo Diary

      September 4, 2014

      Spaceman’s view

      Reid Wiseman/Nasa/Epa A view of earth taken by Nasa astronaut Gregory Reid Wiseman from the International Space Station,...

    3. June 22, 2014

      Erste ditches brewer of Budweiser

      Two funds run by Austria’s largest asset manager have sold their holdings in Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s biggest...

    4. FT Photo Diary

      June 20, 2014

      Spacewalk outside the International Space Station

      Reid Wiseman/NASA/EPA A handout picture released via NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman’s twitter account on 20 shows Russian...

    5. May 30, 2014

      Elon Musk plans next stage of space travel with reusable rockets

      Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk expects to send astronauts into space in his reusable rockets within two years, promising...

    6. beyondbrics

      May 26, 2014

      Guest post: Musk vs Russia - back to the Cold War

      By Susmita Mohanty of Earth2Orbit Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, is suing the US Air Force for awarding a no-bid military...

    7. May 15, 2014

      Amber Capital forces out Nexans CEO Frédéric Vincent

      Frédéric Vincent has been removed from his role as chief executive of Nexans amid pressure from top shareholders concerned...

    8. May 15, 2014

      Major Tim has peaks to climb to inspire tomorrow’s scientists

      Major Timothy Peake, Britain’s first official astronaut, is in London standing in front of the Science Museum’s replica of...

    9. May 13, 2014

      Russia moves to oust US from International Space Station

      Russia is to deny the US use of the International Space Station beyond 2020 and will bar export of critical rocket engines...

    10. May 11, 2014

      Drive to remove Nexans head gains momentum

      Calls by Nexans shareholders for Frédéric Vincent to be removed from the helm of the French manufacturing group have been...

    11. March 13, 2014

      ISS shares jump on Copenhagen debut

      Danish outsourcing group ISS made a strong market debut on Thursday after two previous aborted attempts, in one of the...

    12. March 3, 2014

      ISS aims to raise €1.1bn through stock market float

      ISS, the Danish security and cleaning company, said on Monday it was aiming to raise DKr8bn (€1.1bn) through its stock...

    13. February 18, 2014

      Listings worth $8.3bn lined up in IPO flurry

      Europe’s initial public offering market is on track for its busiest start to the year since the financial crisis as private...

    14. February 18, 2014

      ISS: cleaning up the mess

      Products offered for sale too often – residential properties, say – get a certain reputation. Fair or not, this is rarely a...

    15. February 18, 2014

      Danish outsourcing group ISS plans one of biggest Nordic IPOs

      ISS is hoping it is third time lucky as the private equity-owned Danish outsourcing group seeks a stock market flotation...

    16. December 4, 2013

      SpaceX launches first commercial satellite

      SpaceX finally succeeded in getting its first commercial satellite delivery off the ground at the third time of asking on...

    17. October 28, 2013

      David Cameron’s sukuk will halva symbolic impact

      Muslim hosts traditionally ply a guest with food until he has gone up a couple of trouser sizes. The £200m Islamic bond...

    18. October 16, 2013

      Oracle headed for executive pay showdown

      Oracle looks to be headed for a showdown with shareholders at its annual meeting on October 31, after two influential...

    19. October 14, 2013

      ISS prepares for return to public markets

      ISS, the Danish cleaning and catering group part-owned by Nordic buyout group EQT Partners and Goldman Sachs, reiterated on...

    20. FT Photo Diary

      September 23, 2013

      Russian Soyuz-FG rocket preparations

      AFP/Getty Images Russian Soyuz-FG rocket with Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft aboard is transported to a launch pad at the...

    21. August 28, 2013

      Grey is good at G4S but clearer goals would be better

      “It is fair to say the company has had quite a few events.” That’s how Ashley Almanza, new chief executive at G4S, chose to...

    22. August 28, 2013

      G4S chief Ashley Almanza sets out to tackle debt hangover

      The first few months of Ashley Almanza’s new job as chief executive of G4S were never going to be pleasant. After being...

    23. August 28, 2013

      G4S raises £348m to shore up balance sheet

      G4S has raised almost £350m through a share placing, as part of moves by new chief executive Ashley Almanza to shore up the...

    24. August 21, 2013

      ISS names Sir Charles Allen chairman

      ISS, the Danish cleaning and catering group part-owned by Nordic buyout group EQT and Goldman Sachs, has appointed Sir...

    25. July 29, 2013

      When gravity is no obstacle

      Will the Rockefellers and Gateses of the future make their fortunes in space? Space missions used to be the preserve of...

    26. June 11, 2013

      Chinese rocket launch marks giant leap towards space station

      China launched its longest-ever space mission on Tuesday, marking another milestone on its path towards developing its own...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      June 10, 2013

      Eye in the sky

      Nasa/EPA Nasa astronaut Chris Cassidy, an Expedition 36 flight engineer, uses a 400mm lens on a digital still camera to...

    28. May 24, 2013

      Week in Review, May 25

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Corporate person in the news: David...

    29. FT Alphaville

      May 23, 2013

      SEC vs ISS

      Remember this? (WSJ, Feb 2012) MSCI Probes ISS Employee’s Alleged Sale of Proxy Data And this? (NY Post, Oct 2012) SEC warns...

    30. May 21, 2013

      One mistake too many for outgoing G4S chief Nick Buckles

      Nick Buckles, the outgoing chief executive of G4S, has survived a lot of exploding landmines. Not only did he weather the...

    31. May 21, 2013

      Buckles departure ends colourful period for G4S

      Nick Buckles’ departure as chief executive of G4S ends a colourful and controversial period for the security company. The...

    32. FT Alphaville

      May 8, 2013

      The 6am Cut London

      Asian stocks rose for a third day, as optimism grew that central-bank stimulus will boost profits. The MSCI Asia Pacific...

    33. May 7, 2013

      G4S: unsafe hands

      For a company that earns its keep selling security, it is a shame that G4S cannot offer investors much of it. Shares in the...

    34. May 7, 2013

      G4S shares suffer over warnings of lower 2013 profit margins

      G4S blamed prison closures in the Netherlands and problem clients in Africa for an unexpected warning that profit margins in...

    35. May 3, 2013

      How to be an activist shareholder

      The annual meeting season is underway. The business pages are full of articles about over-generous bonus awards, egregious...

    36. April 17, 2013

      Deutsche Bank to cap pay for co-chiefs

      Deutsche Bank’s co-chief executives are to have their pay capped in an attempt by Germany’s flagship lender to head off...

    37. FT Alphaville

      April 17, 2013

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE The case for digital tender: Jean-Francois Groff, CEO of payments company Mobino and...

    38. FT Alphaville

      April 17, 2013

      The 6am Cut London

      Asian stocks rose for the first time in three days as new-home construction in the US beat forecasts and the yen weakened,...

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