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    1. February 3, 2016

      GSK’s Witty avoids the City’s would-be surgeons

      Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline, is having his yearly City health check up. Corporate doctor: What...

    2. February 3, 2016

      GlaxoSmithKline: stabilising

      A chart of GSK’s share price against the Stoxx Europe 600 Healthcare index during the past year shows an unfamiliar...

    1. February 3, 2016

      GlaxoSmithKline rules out break-up as new drugs boost sales

      GlaxoSmithKline has all but ruled out a sale of its consumer healthcare business in the next three years, disappointing...

    2. Fast FT

      February 3, 2016

      GSK profits suffers steep fall in 2015

      GlaxoSmithKline suffered a steep fall in profits in 2015 and there was no let up in the decline during the fourth...

    3. January 25, 2016

      Brexit would be a ‘mistake’, say global pharma leaders

      A British exit from the EU would isolate the country’s scientists and reduce its influence in medicine, global...

    4. January 21, 2016

      Drugmakers call for collective action on superbugs

      Most of the world’s biggest pharmaceuticals groups have backed a declaration committing the industry to help tackle...

    5. January 12, 2016

      Pressure builds on GSK with US filing for generic Advair

      GlaxoSmithKline has moved a step closer to losing US market exclusivity on its best-selling asthma drug after Mylan...

    6. January 3, 2016

      GSK and AstraZeneca prescribe different treatments

      For GlaxoSmithKline and AstraZeneca — twin pillars of Britain’s pharmaceuticals sector — 2016 promises to be a critical...

    7. January 3, 2016

      GSK chief fights back to regain investor faith

      GlaxoSmithKline’s embattled chief executive is preparing to launch a big push to reset investor perceptions of the...

    8. December 6, 2015

      China healthcare: Missing a beat

      Not long after taking the helm of GlaxoSmithKline in 2008, Sir Andrew Witty visited Shanghai to deliver a message along...

    9. FT Alphaville

      November 26, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - GSK expects China growth

      GSK expects to see a return to growth in China, amid Mao quotations and Autumn statements. FT Opening Quote, with...

    10. November 15, 2015

      AstraZeneca urges antibiotics investment shake-up

      AstraZeneca has urged the government to develop a new model for incentivising investment in antibiotics and warned of...

    11. November 3, 2015

      GSK unveils new drugs to boost growth

      GlaxoSmithKline has revealed details of dozens of new drugs that it says will help drive recovery in the UK...

    12. November 2, 2015

      Pfizer spurned by GSK before Allergan talks

      Pfizer approached GlaxoSmithKline about a possible takeover in recent weeks but was rebuffed before confirming its...

    13. October 28, 2015

      HIV drugs and vaccines help GSK beat forecasts

      GlaxoSmithKline has urged shareholders to keep faith with its turnround efforts as the struggling UK drugmaker said it...

    14. October 23, 2015

      GSK chief signals decline of US drug price inflation

      Pharmaceuticals companies will no longer be able to rely on ever increasing prices in the US as the world’s biggest...

    15. September 24, 2015

      Pharmaceuticals: Value over volume

      It was probably the most expensive tweet in history. A 21-word missive from Hillary Clinton on Monday wiped more than...

    16. September 9, 2015

      Respiratory drug trial failure deals blow to GSK revival plan

      GlaxoSmithKline has suffered a blow in its efforts to rebuild its struggling respiratory drugs portfolio after a...

    17. July 27, 2015

      David Cameron replaces his entire business advisory board

      David Cameron has overhauled his entire business advisory board as the prime minister brings in a crop of chief...

    18. July 2, 2015

      GSK’s Viiv arm agrees China tie-up to produce HIV drugs

      GlaxoSmithKline has signed a deal to manufacture cut-price HIV drugs in China in a sign that the UK group is rebuilding...

    19. May 28, 2015

      How to plan a succession as well as the House of Windsor

      Princess Charlotte of Cambridge is fourth in line to the throne, after her grandfather, father and brother and before...

    20. May 24, 2015

      Investors prepared to give Sir Andrew Witty time to revive GSK

      Investors are willing to give Sir Andrew Witty time to return GlaxoSmithKline to growth — but any more setbacks would...

    21. May 11, 2015

      GlaxoSmithKline chief questions rivals’ chasing M&A deals

      GlaxoSmithKline’s chief executive has warned that cheap money has increased the risk of companies making “poor choices”...

    22. May 11, 2015

      GlaxoSmithKline: Out of step

      As Britons were voting to choose a new government last Thursday, another election was taking place footsteps from...

    23. May 10, 2015

      GlaxoSmithKline chief seeks immunity from sector’s herd mentality

      Mergers and acquisitions may involve vast sums of money but they are as prone to fashion as anything else. Indeed, when...

    24. May 7, 2015

      New GSK chairman reiterates support for CEO

      GlaxoSmithKline’s new chairman has voiced support for Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive, but acknowledged the...

    25. May 6, 2015

      GSK: Hard choice

      GlaxoSmithKline chief Andrew Witty is taking the right decisions. And he had better be: his company remains in a very...

    26. May 6, 2015

      GSK drops plans for IPO of HIV drugs unit

      GlaxoSmithKline has dropped plans to sell part of its HIV drugs unit and promised to hold its dividend steady for the...

    27. April 28, 2015

      GSK reveals strong trial results for shingles drug

      GlaxoSmithKline has revealed strong results from trials of a new shingles vaccine that some analysts believe could...

    28. February 26, 2015

      GSK chief’s pay halved after China scandal

      Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline, had his total pay cut by almost half last year, as he paid the...

    29. February 16, 2015

      GSK replaces US pharma head as it tries to stem sales decline

      GlaxoSmithKline has replaced the head of its struggling US pharmaceuticals business as the UK group tries to reverse a...

    30. February 4, 2015

      GlaxoSmithKline upbeat as it eyes HIV spin-off

      GlaxoSmithKline has reported signs of stabilisation in its troubled respiratory drugs business and laid out its options...

    31. January 18, 2015

      Sacking the boss is no panacea for a shrivelling stock price

      In Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland, the Queen of Hearts had but one response to any question. It was always: “Off...

    32. December 14, 2014

      Academia should place collaboration with industry at its heart

      The vast majority of university and business leaders in the UK would agree that business schools and business should...

    33. December 4, 2014

      GSK drops plan to sell older drugs

      GlaxoSmithKline has ditched plans for a multibillion-pound sale of some of its older medicines, halting an auction that...

    34. November 17, 2014

      GlaxoSmithKline leads Access to Medicine Index

      GlaxoSmithKline is leading the pharmaceuticals industry in efforts to widen global access to medicines, according to a...

    35. October 24, 2014

      Progress against Aids spurs GSK plan to float ViiV Healthcare

      As the pharmaceuticals industry races to find a cure for Ebola, there was a reminder this week of the medical...

    36. October 23, 2014

      Industry response to Ebola quickens

      Pharmaceutical executives and international donors were thrashing out details of a push to accelerate development of...

    37. October 22, 2014

      Witty riposte will only go some way to pacify drug group’s doubters

      Dull quarterly earnings statements with incremental numbers? Not for Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive of drugs giant...

    38. October 22, 2014

      GSK’s Witty fights back with strong message to shareholders

      After months on the defensive over bribery allegations and declining sales, Wednesday was the day when Sir Andrew Witty...

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