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    1. April 28, 2014

      Women CEOs ‘more likely to be fired’, says study

      Women chief executives are significantly more likely to be fired than their male counterparts, research has found – partly...

    2. December 13, 2012

      Yahoo undergoes fresh board reshuffle

      Yahoo has undergone another board shake-up, with the immediate departure of two members, and the addition of Max Levchin,...

    1. FT Tech Hub

      July 22, 2012

      Story of the Week: Marissa Mayer joins Yahoo

      It was a big week not only for Yahoo but for Marissa Mayer, who capped her appointment as chief executive with the...

    2. July 14, 2012

      Yahoo wins narrow victory in pay vote

      Yahoo’s board narrowly avoided an embarrassing censure from stockholders in a vote on executive pay, with just under half of...

    3. May 21, 2012

      Alibaba and Yahoo reach buyback deal

      Alibaba and Yahoo have reached a deal that paves the way for the US internet group to exit fully its stake in the Chinese...

    4. May 9, 2012

      Yahoo to check credentials of own chief

      Yahoo set up a special committee to review the academic credentials of its chief executive and how he came to be appointed,...

    5. April 7, 2012

      Senior Yahoo product executive resigns

      Blake Irving, Yahoo’s most senior product development executive, resigned from the struggling US internet company on Friday....

    6. April 4, 2012

      Yahoo to cut 2,000 jobs

      Yahoo has unveiled the most sweeping job cuts in its 18-year history, marking the first move by Scott Thompson, its new...

    7. February 10, 2012

      Yahoo moves to reassure investors

      Yahoo this week took a broom to its boardroom in the latest attempt to rebuild its tattered relationship with shareholders....

    8. January 24, 2012

      Yahoo hits profit forecasts despite revenue slide

      Yahoo’s revenues slipped again in the final months of last year, declining by 3 per cent to $1.17bn, as the US internet...

    9. January 18, 2012

      Yang’s exit could be turning point for Yahoo

      Three years ago, when he stepped aside as chief executive of the internet company with which his name is intimately...

    10. January 9, 2012

      Lack of experience is no bar to high office

      When Kazuo Inamori was appointed to lead the restructuring of Japan Airlines (JAL) two years ago, analysts worried about his...

    11. January 6, 2012

      Baseball fan steps up at Yahoo

      If his surprise ascension this week to one of the top jobs in the internet world left many observers feeling underwhelmed,...

    12. January 4, 2012

      Yahoo: market uninspired by new leader

      When Scott Thompson was appointed chief executive of Yahoo on Wednesday the company’s stock fell 2 per cent on a day the...

    13. January 4, 2012

      Yahoo names PayPal executive as chief

      Yahoo ended the four-month vacuum left by the sacking of chief executive Carol Bartz as it chose Scott Thompson, president...

    14. FT Tech Hub

      January 4, 2012

      Yahoo could name PayPal president as CEO

      Tech news from around the web: Yahoo, the struggling internet company, is on the verge of appointing a new chief executive,...

    15. December 22, 2011

      Yahoo eyes complex Asia sell-off plan

      Yahoo, the US internet company, is considering a complex plan to shed a large part of its Asian investments that could put a...

    16. December 7, 2011

      Yahoo needs hard decisions not magic wand

      If you were running Yahoo, what would you do to revive its core internet services? That question, or something similar, is...

    17. November 30, 2011

      Yahoo board weighs rival investment offers

      Yahoo’s board was considering rival investment offers on Wednesday that could bring new management and strategic direction...

    18. November 27, 2011

      Yahoo hopes to breathe life into core business

      Yahoo would use the cash from selling a large minority stake in the company to pay for deals that could breathe new life...

    19. November 27, 2011

      Suitors size up Yahoo’s blunders and benefits

      Three and a half years after its unsolicited takeover bid for Yahoo collapsed in shambles, Microsoft has edged back for a...

    20. November 15, 2011

      Risk rewarded

      Risk and uncertainty are familiar companions for chief executives: both offer opportunities for the brave; both can bring...

    21. November 15, 2011

      Who’s in, who’s out

      New to the top 50 Alison Cooper (15, Imperial Tobacco); Gina Rinehart (27, Hancock Prospecting); Sara Mathew (29, Dun &...

    22. November 10, 2011

      The importance of ‘image’

      Female professionals know there are unwritten rules regarding their image at work, but few understand the extent to which it...

    23. October 19, 2011

      Yahoo beats low expectations amid turmoil

      Yahoo’s profits fell 26 per cent in the third quarter of 2011 compared to a year before but still beat analysts low...

    24. October 14, 2011

      Sale of Hulu video site scrapped

      Walt Disney, News Corp and Providence Equity Partners have scrapped their planned sale of Hulu after failing to attract a...

    25. FT Alphaville

      October 10, 2011

      Yang eyes Yahoo buyout with private equity

      Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang is “interested” in a deal with private equity firms to take the company private, Reuters says,...

    26. October 6, 2011

      Tributes for a man who changed the world

      The White House joined a long-list of industry and political leaders from around the world to pay tribute to the...

    27. October 3, 2011

      Yahoo and ABC News deepen online ties

      Yahoo and ABC News are pooling resources for a deeper online alliance, in a sign of news networks’ continued anxiety about...

    28. September 28, 2011

      Boardroom dangers of Silicon Valley’s insularity

      After the spectacular leadership bust-up at Yahoo, co-founder Jerry Yang and Carol Bartz, the just-dumped chief executive,...

    29. September 25, 2011

      Yahoo/Alibaba: the big scramble

      When does an upwards revaluation complicate matters? When it involves Yahoo. A $32bn valuation for Alibaba, in which it...

    30. FT Tech Hub

      September 24, 2011

      Yahoo says strategic proposals are coming in

      Yahoo’s investment bank is “fielding inquiries from multiple parties” about various options that could include a sale of all...

    31. September 22, 2011

      Alibaba in $1.6bn private equity deal

      Alibaba Group employees and shareholders are set to be given the opportunity to cash out part of their stock in China’s...

    32. September 17, 2011

      The Diary: Martha Lane Fox

      It’s a good start to a week when the first e-mail in my inbox is from Barack Obama. Despite his current atrociously low...

    33. FT Alphaville

      September 16, 2011

      Yahoo attracting interest from potential buyers

      Yahoo, which is weighing a sale of all or parts of its business, has attracted the attention of several buyout shops and...

    34. September 14, 2011

      Loeb steps up Yahoo board campaign

      Activist investor Daniel Loeb is turning more aggressive in his campaign to oust Roy Bostock, the chairman of Yahoo, from...

    35. September 14, 2011

      Microsoft’s window on a changing tech landscape

      Amid the upheaval that hit parts of the technology world late this summer, one company was notable by its absence from the...

    36. September 13, 2011

      Yahoo chief has explaining to do

      From Mr Mark Goyder. Sir, Whatever the shortcomings of Carol Bartz I think Roy Bostock has some explaining to do as chairman...

    37. FT Alphaville

      September 12, 2011

      Bartz leaves Yahoo board

      Carol Bartz has resigned from Yahoo’s board of directors following her firing by its chairman last week, Reuters reports....

    38. FT Alphaville

      September 12, 2011

      Bartz resigns from Yahoo board

      Yahoo’s former chief executive Carol Bartz has resigned from the board, Bloomberg reports, severing her last ties with the...

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