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    1. November 24, 2014

      Innovation that succeeds by exploiting the past creatively

      If you have ever attended an innovation conference, you will be familiar with consultants’ graphs that show how, say, the...

    2. November 19, 2014

      Local newspapers pool online advertising sales

      Three of the four biggest local newspaper publishers in the UK have joined forces to pool their online advertising space and...

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      Corporate defaults are well below average but the minnows are under severe stress...
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    1. October 29, 2014

      Digital business delivers strong growth for Johnston Press

      Johnston Press, the struggling regional newspaper publisher, said the decline in its revenues had slowed from 4.3 per cent...

    2. September 24, 2014

      RBS falls on weaker FTSE 100

      Stocks in London fell for the third day in a row this week, with Royal Bank of Scotland dropping after it was forced to cut...

    3. August 28, 2014

      Regional newspapers report online surge

      Online readership of regional newspapers rose more than 60 per cent in the first half of 2014, double the rate of growth at...

    4. May 5, 2014

      Independence without scrutiny?

      Here is a strange thing: Scotland could vote for independence but end up with no national press left to report on its...

    5. December 27, 2013

      Johnston Press to refinance £300m debt

      Johnston Press and its lenders have agreed to reset the covenants on its £300m of debt after the struggling regional...

    6. September 16, 2013

      Hail the titans of tedium

      Can a politician be labelled “boring, snoring” and reach the top? The answer seems a resounding yes: often it is a prime...

    7. August 28, 2013

      Johnston Press writes down £250m in assets

      Johnston Press has written down the value of its assets by £250m as the debt-laden regional newspaper group battles a...

    8. July 9, 2013

      Local newspapers turn to the public to harvest free content

      When Trinity Mirror last month launched four newspapers in Merseyside, it was with an unusual twist: almost all the content...

    9. May 13, 2013

      Johnston Press has first rise in operating profit for seven years

      Johnston Press has this year recorded its first increase in operating profit for almost seven years, even as the regional...

    10. March 19, 2013

      Johnston Press flags continued ad decline

      Johnston Press has pared back a long-term decline in profits after an extensive restructuring, but the debt-laden regional...

    11. February 19, 2013

      Johnston Press tries to rise from fall

      Even by the standards of Britain’s post-debt crisis economy, the decline of Johnston Press – one of the nation’s biggest and...

    12. December 21, 2012

      2012 review: It could have been worse

      According to Mayan prediction, the world should have ended yesterday, so if you are reading this, things have turned out...

    13. November 18, 2012

      UK newspapers near deal on new venture

      Executives from three of the UK’s leading newspaper groups were rushing over the weekend to close a deal that marks the...

    14. November 13, 2012

      Johnston Press hopes to stem decline

      Johnston Press, the debt-laden regional newspaper publisher, said the decline in its advertising sales had worsened in...

    15. September 20, 2012

      Media: Changing channels bring risks

      From broadcasters to music labels and book publishers to newspapers, consumer habits are changing – and fast. This is...

    16. September 17, 2012

      Earnings lift bigger from non-labour cuts

      Companies could make a bigger boost to earnings by trimming operational costs other than jobs, according to a comprehensive...

    17. August 21, 2012

      Johnston Press continues to slide

      Revenues from print advertising, newspaper sales and contract printing have all continued their downward slide at Johnston...

    18. June 22, 2012

      Regional papers in the doldrums

      Sly Bailey’s early departure as chief executive of Trinity Mirror last week capped a turbulent spring for the publisher but...

    19. May 17, 2012

      Johnston Press ad revenues drop 9%

      Johnston Press, the struggling regional newspaper publisher, has announced its total advertising revenue has fallen by just...

    20. April 30, 2012

      A tide of woe for the local press

      Whatever one thinks of phone hacking, it seems odd that Britain is going through a convulsion of soul-searching about media...

    21. April 25, 2012

      Johnston suffers third loss in four years

      Johnston Press swung to an annual pre-tax loss for the third time in four years after the regional newspaper group wrote...

    22. April 16, 2012

      Advertising revenues at Gannett still disappoint

      Shares in Gannett fell to their lowest level since January after first-quarter earnings showed continued pressure on...

    23. November 24, 2011

      DMGT seeks valuation for Northcliffe

      Daily Mail and General Trust has appointed Ernst & Young to value Northcliffe, its troubled regional newspaper division,...

    24. November 16, 2011

      Johnston reports smaller circulation decline

      Johnston Press, the regional newspaper publisher, has reported an improvement in the rate of decline in circulation and...

    25. September 22, 2011

      Media sector: Fortunes vary as consumers and revenues go digital

      The media industry has undergone seismic structural change in the shift to digital, which saw the migration of advertising...

    26. September 16, 2011

      Aurelian drops 65% after gas well disappoints

      Aurelian Oil & Gas racked up the worst loss among London’s small caps on Friday. Shares in the exploration group dropped...

    27. September 9, 2011

      London stocks lower as banks weigh

      Disappointment over a lack of detail about US measures to address unemployment and spark growth left London equity markets...

    28. August 25, 2011

      Small-caps: Topps Tiles falls on profit warning

      Topps Tiles slumped 29 per cent to 33p on a profit warning from the flooring retailer, which it blamed on a sudden...

    29. August 25, 2011

      Johnston Press interim pre-tax profits halve

      Johnston Press, the publisher of the Yorkshire Post and the Scotsman, saw its interim pre-tax profits almost halve on the...

    30. FT Alphaville

      August 25, 2011

      Snap news

      Breaking pre-market news on Thursday, - Glencore adjusted EBIT up 50 per cent to $3.3bn — statement. - Credit Agricole takes...

    31. July 29, 2011

      People: Dual role for Bell in DB’s UK push

      Most eyes have been trained at the top of Deutsche Bank this week, but changes are also afoot in the UK investment banking...

    32. July 14, 2011

      Small caps: Johnston Press falls 9%

      Car dealer Pendragon recovered from early losses to finish the day almost unchanged. Analysts said plans to raise £75m via a...

    33. July 14, 2011

      Betfair stumbles after offshore tax threat

      Betfair was under pressure in a falling London market on Thursday amid tax fears. Shares in the FTSE 250-listed betting...

    34. FT Alphaville

      July 8, 2011

      It's the end of the World as we know it

      But seriously, shares in Trinity Mirror up more than 10 per cent on the death of the Sunday Mirror’s biggest rival? Daily...

    35. June 21, 2011

      Advertising revenues forecast to fall

      Advertising revenues in the UK will fall by nearly 3 per cent in real terms this year, the Advertising Association said on...

    36. June 7, 2011

      Small caps: Bullish outlook lifts Findel

      Findel advanced 22.5 per cent to 6.37p after the retail conglomerate, which operates a number of catalogue and online retail...

    37. May 27, 2011

      Small-caps: Warning hits Northern Petroleum

      Northern Petroleum tumbled 35.1 per cent to 73p after the explorer warned that three of its four Dutch gasfields had not...

    38. FT Alphaville

      May 10, 2011

      Snap news

      Breaking pre-market news on Tuesday, - Microsoft close to deal to buy Skype — report. - CME increases trading margins for US...

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