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  1. November 22, 2013

    Sotheby’s sale focuses on postwar British abstract art

    Critical reputation is a curious thing. Artists can find their critical fortunes fluctuating wildly during their lifetimes;...

  2. May 29, 2013

    Rashbass to lead Reuters news and media arm

    Thomson Reuters, the financial and professional information group, has hired Andrew Rashbass, chief executive of The...

  1. November 30, 2012

    Thomson family consigliere shifts roles

    Geoffrey Beattie is stepping away from his role as president of the Woodbridge Company, the principal shareholder of the...

  2. October 19, 2012

    Is cinema losing its grip?

    The Big Screen: The Story of the Movies and What They Did to Us, by David Thomson, Allen Lane RRP£25/Farrar, Straus and...

  3. October 12, 2012

    Tights, camera, action!

    Clothes at the movies? Well, they won’t let you into the Cineplex without them, even if it means wearing the proverbial...

  4. March 15, 2012

    Working in Insurance: the sector keeps recruiting

    The UK insurance industry remains a global success story – the largest market in Europe and the third largest in the world...

  5. December 2, 2011

    Thomson Reuters to ‘confront reality’

    Tom Glocer’s accelerated departure as chief executive of Thomson Reuters marks “the beginning of the end of a turbulent...

  6. FT Alphaville

    December 2, 2011

    Thomson Reuters’ Glocer in early exit

    Tom Glocer will step down as chief executive of Thomson Reuters sooner than expected, handing over power on January 1 to Jim...

  7. December 1, 2011

    Thomson Reuters’ Glocer in early exit

    Tom Glocer will step down as chief executive of Thomson Reuters sooner than expected, handing over power on January 1 to Jim...

  8. November 8, 2011

    Kidnap and piracy: ransom demands reflect rapidly spreading unrest

    There was a time when companies had to worry only about the theft of goods. But no more. Nowadays kidnap and ransom of staff...

  9. September 30, 2010

    An employer-led skills funding plan

    From Mr David Thomson. Sir, The FT points out that the threat to skills funding (“Cable fights 40% skills funding cuts”,...

  10. September 18, 2010

    Thomson faith in digital future

    Canadian media family executive David Thomson rarely ventures outside his Toronto hometown, but he was in London for a board...

  11. December 30, 2009

    How Thomsons turned their backs on print

    The Thomsons became media moguls when the concept had allure. Roy and Ken carried the title Baron Thomson of Fleet thanks to...

  12. December 29, 2009

    Thomsons’ hard-headed shift away from print

    The Thomsons became media moguls when the concept had allure. Roy and Ken carried the title Baron Thomson of Fleet thanks to...

  13. October 14, 2009

    Bargain price trip

    From Mr David Thomson. Sir, Your report (October 10) on Nasa’s crash-landing on the moon referred to the “£49m mission”....

  14. July 8, 2009

    Small business turns to personal loans

    Almost a third of small business owners are prepared to take out a personal loan to finance their business, according to...

  15. July 8, 2009

    Small business owners resort to personal loans for cashflow

    Almost a third of small business owners are prepared to take out a personal loan to finance their business, according to...

  16. November 29, 2008

    Film

    Have You Seen A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films Including Masterpieces, Oddities and Guilty Pleasures (with Just a Few...

  17. November 29, 2008

    Film

    Have You Seen A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films Including Masterpieces, Oddities and Guilty Pleasures (with Just a Few...

  18. September 27, 2008

    The cinephile's cinephile

    Have You Seen . . . ? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films by David Thomson Allen Lane £22, 1024 pages FT Bookshop price:...

  19. June 28, 2008

    TV choice - Karl French

    Saturday's Strictly Courtroom (BBC4 9.00pm) is an entertaining history of courtroom-based movies, featuring, among other...

  20. May 10, 2008

    Tom parties on

    There was no party mood at the inaugural Thomson Reuters annual meeting in downtown Toronto. David Thomson had plenty to...

  21. April 22, 2008

    Consigliere to the Thomson clan

    As the symbol of the new information giant, Thomson Reuters, flashed across their terminals last week, a few traders may...

  22. April 21, 2008

    Consigliere to the Thomson family

    Bloomberg is still owned by its founder and the force behind the newly merged Thomson Reuters is one of a few business...

  23. April 17, 2008

    Stock market bells ring for Thomson Reuters' debut

    Few companies have observed the tradition of ringing a stock exchange bell to mark the launch of a new company in the way...

  24. April 17, 2008

    Market bells ring for Thomson Reuters’ debut

    Few companies have observed the tradition of ringing a stock exchange bell to mark the launch of a new company in the way...

  25. April 2, 2008

    'Friendly' Colombia sitting on big oil reserves

    Colombia's heavy oil area could hold 20bn barrels of recoverable resources, giving the country greater reserves than...

  26. April 2, 2008

    Colombia sitting on big oil reserves

    Colombia's heavy oil area could hold 20bn barrels of recoverable resources, giving the country greater reserves than...

  27. March 27, 2008

    Thomson bid for Reuters approved

    Thomson Corp and Reuters expressed confidence that the Canadian group's £7.8bn ($15.7bn) bid for the UK financial data...

  28. February 19, 2008

    Credit Suisse situation ‘still under review’

    Brady Dougan, chief executive of Credit Suisse, would not confirm the names or number of traders who have been suspended by...

  29. May 17, 2007

    Observer: Say cheese

    David Thomson is soon to be chairman of a financial information powerhouse - Thomson Reuters - but he is showing even less...

  30. May 16, 2007

    Thomson accepts Reuters voting code

    The Thomson family may have to vote its stake in the new Thomson Reuters in line with the Reuters Founders Share Company’s...

  31. May 16, 2007

    Patriotism and a free press in HK

    Hong Kong’s largest English daily newspaper has often been accused of softening its stance on Beijing in the years since the...

  32. May 16, 2007

    Thomson plea on Reuters deal

    Thomson Corporation and Reuters yesterday urged regulators to take a broad view of the "dynamic" market for financial data,...

  33. May 16, 2007

    Marriage made in merger heaven

    When Thomson Corporation's interest in Reuters leaked out on May 4, there were so many complexities to be ironed out that...

  34. May 16, 2007

    Leave the talking to others

    David Thomson, the proposed chairman of the new Thomson Reuters, doesn't like giving interviews. His remarks to analysts...

  35. May 15, 2007

    Thomson, Reuters aim for a masterpiece

    When Thomson Corporation’s interest in Reuters leaked out on May 4, there were so many complexities to be ironed out that...

  36. May 15, 2007

    Thomson plea to regulators over Reuters

    Thomson Corporation and Reuters on Tuesday urged regulators to take a broad view of the “dynamic” market for financial data,...

  37. May 12, 2007

    Thomson will return Reuters to a family fold

    The Thomson family's £8bn bid for Reuters marks a surprising return to the UK media scene more than 25 years after the...

  38. May 11, 2007

    Thomson will return Reuters to a family fold

    The Thomson family’s £8bn bid for Reuters marks a surprising return to the UK media scene more than 25 years after the...

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