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  1. October 22, 2013

    Who’s who: Top 50 OUTstanding in Business List

    1. Antonio Simoes Head of banking for the UK and head of retail banking and wealth management for Europe HSBC Bank 2. Beth...

  2. November 30, 2012

    Press vow to beef up self-regulation plan

    Backers of the leading industry proposal for self-regulation of the press have pledged to revamp their plan after Thursday’s...

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  1. November 29, 2012

    Leveson’s lessons for Fleet Street

    Lord Justice Leveson’s report into the British press is a damning indictment of the culture and practices of the newspaper...

  2. November 29, 2012

    Leveson’s stick and carrot for wary press

    The final words of Lord Justice Leveson’s summary of his proposals for reforming and regulating an “outrageous” press that...

  3. November 21, 2012

    Press reform plan boosted by Desmond

    A high-profile proposal for reform of press self-regulation received a boost on Wednesday following revelations that Express...

  4. November 18, 2012

    Press self-regulation under attack

    A high-profile proposal for reform of press self-regulation, supported by many national and regional newspapers, has been...

  5. November 9, 2012

    Lunch with the FT: Conrad Black

    In Wiltons, a restaurant on Jermyn Street, London, that has been around in various forms since 1742, a man with a hearing...

  6. July 9, 2012

    Leveson witness warns on press freedom

    Newspaper publishers may challenge in the courts any attempt to impose a statutory framework of regulation on the industry,...

  7. June 20, 2012

    Press regulation ideas published

    The chairman of the industry body that funds existing press regulation said on Wednesday that a revamped Press Complaints...

  8. May 3, 2012

    Conrad Black released from prison

    Conrad Black’s release from a Florida prison on Friday capped a good recent period for the disgraced peer and former media...

  9. April 18, 2012

    Supreme Court backs Black on libel case

    Conrad Black has won a legal victory in Canada, where the country’s top court has ruled that the disgraced peer can pursue...

  10. February 1, 2012

    Press regulator needs ‘investigatory arm’

    Any new regulator of the press must have power to fine its members and should have an investigatory arm, the Leveson inquiry...

  11. June 24, 2011

    Black goes back to prison over mail fraud

    Conrad Black, the former media mogul, is set to return to prison after a US federal judge resentenced him to three and a...

  12. May 31, 2011

    Conrad Black on track for resentencing

    The US Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal by Conrad Black against his conviction for corporate fraud, ahead of a...

  13. October 29, 2010

    Black wins partial US court victory

    A US appeals court upheld Conrad Black’s conviction on a charge of obstruction of justice and one count of fraud, although...

  14. July 23, 2010

    Lord Black profits from a grey law

    As this week began, Conrad Black, the jailed former owner of The Daily Telegraph and dozens of other newspapers, was still...

  15. July 23, 2010

    Hertog shared ideological bond

    The man who came to the rescue of Lord Black with a $2m commitment to secure his release from prison this week was described...

  16. July 23, 2010

    Colourful character divides opinion

    Lord Black’s release from prison and the prospect of his return to his native Canada, whose citizenship he gave up to become...

  17. July 23, 2010

    Judge blocks peer’s move to Canada

    A US judge on Friday rejected a bid by Lord Black, the Canadian-born former publishing magnate, to be allowed to return to...

  18. July 21, 2010

    Conrad Black walks free on $2m bond

    Lord Black walked free from a Florida jail on Wednesday having served more than two years behind bars, after a judge in...

  19. July 20, 2010

    Remaining fortune shrouded in mystery

    The financial net worth of Lord Conrad Black was shrouded in mystery even at the height of the former newspaper baron’s...

  20. July 19, 2010

    Lord Black set to be freed on bail

    Lord Black, the Canadian-born peer and former publishing magnate who was convicted of fraud, could be released from a...

  21. June 27, 2010

    Executive honesty

    The Supreme Court is ending its term with a bang as far as US companies and their senior executives are concerned. Last...

  22. June 25, 2010

    White-collar charges curbed by court ruling

    The US Supreme Court yesterday put strict new limits on prosecutors' ability to charge white-collar criminals in a decision...

  23. March 2, 2010

    Court hears Enron chief's appeal

    The US Supreme Court is examining whether a law that helped prosecutors put white-collar criminals such as Jeffrey Skilling...

  24. May 6, 2008

    Why prisons could become business schools

    Watching a recent documentary called Cocaine Cowboys about the growth of the drug trade in Miami in the 1980s, I was...

  25. March 26, 2008

    Hollinger and Sun-Times settle disputes

    (Reuters) - The Sun-Times Media Group, a former cornerstone in Conrad Black’s old newspaper empire, said Tuesday it has...

  26. December 15, 2007

    Prison sentence for media mogul Black

    Conrad Black, who once controlled a media empire that stretched from Vancouver to Jerusalem, was sentenced to six and a half...

  27. December 13, 2007

    Bancroft pokes the Murdochs

    As the average age in the News Corp boardroom falls, its newest director, 27-year-old Natalie Bancroft , and 39-year-old...

  28. December 11, 2007

    Black sentenced to six and a half years

    Conrad Black, the former media magnate who once controlled an empire stretching from Vancouver to Jerusalem, was sentenced...

  29. December 11, 2007

    Black given six-year jail sentence

    Conrad Black, the former media magnate who once controlled an empire stretching from Vancouver to Jerusalem, was yesterday...

  30. December 11, 2007

    Black faces eight years in prison

    Conrad Black is facing a sentence of up to eight years in a federal prison for his role in the multi-million dollar fraud...

  31. December 11, 2007

    Rise and fall

    Conrad Black once rubbed shoulders with the great and the good. At the height of his career, as chairman and chief...

  32. December 11, 2007

    Black benefits from softer stance

    The US crackdown on white-collar crime is leading to less severe sentences. That was the message some legal experts took...

  33. December 11, 2007

    Black benefits from softer stance

    The US crackdown on white-collar crime is leading to less severe sentences. That was the message some legal experts took...

  34. December 10, 2007

    Conrad Black’s fall from grace ends in jail

    Conrad Black, the former media magnate who once controlled an empire stretching from Vancouver to Jerusalem, was on Monday...

  35. December 10, 2007

    THE WEEK AHEAD

    TODAY Black to be sentenced Media baron Conrad Black is scheduled to be sentenced for fraud and obstruction of justice in...

  36. December 7, 2007

    Knights of the realm and kings of their castle

    Known to their loyal staff as DB and FB, the Barclay twins are self-made men whose father, a Scottish salesman, died when...

  37. November 29, 2007

    US prosecutors object to Black sentence plan

    US prosecutors have challenged the probation office sentencing recommendation for Conrad Black, the former newspaper...

  38. October 2, 2007

    Why good strategic choices are going by the board

    Worrying news in from the boardroom at EADS, the European Aeronautic Defence and Space company, manufacturer of Airbus jet...

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