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    1. February 17, 2013

      Man Group set for management shake-up

      Man Group’s incoming chief is poised to announce a sweeping management shake-up of the world’s largest listed hedge fund....

    2. August 26, 2011

      Short cuts

      London The specialist travel bookshop made famous by its appearance in the 1999 film Notting Hill is to close down next...

    1. August 14, 2011

      Perry’s candidacy hinges on principles

      The decision by Rick Perry to enter the race for US president invites national scrutiny of a man who has for years promoted...

    2. June 7, 2011

      Perry undecided on White House run

      Rick Perry’s battle to close Texas’s $25bn budget deficit has been among the most polarising of the governor’s three-term...

    3. May 4, 2011

      Police ’beat up’ terror suspect, jury told

      Four Metropolitan Police officers subjected a terror suspect to a “sustained and very violent assault” during his arrest, a...

    4. February 7, 2011

      Mecca finds gold dust in bingogoer rituals

      Outside of a trip to the bingo hall three times a week, Clare Baker does not have many regular habits. “I’m not a routine...

    5. September 28, 2010

      V&A Dundee design shortlist unveiled

      The Victoria and Albert has revealed six designs competing to become the museum’s first outpost outside London, on the banks...

    6. August 12, 2010

      Police face terror suspect assault charges

      Four Metropolitan Police officers face charges of assaulting Babar Ahmad, a terror suspect fighting extradition to the US,...

    7. July 3, 2010

      Exporting design

      Trade expert Sir Andrew Cahn became a design guru for an evening as he collected the Lubetkin award for the British Pavilion...

    8. January 20, 2010

      Evolving career

      Further to our note on Guy Cornelius , who has just left Evolution, he is joining UBS as sterling credit sales head...

    9. FT Tech Hub

      January 7, 2010

      Making every journalist a Twitter correspondent

      Sky News – which famously became one of the first media organisations to appoint a “Twitter correspondent” last year – is...

    10. December 31, 2009

      MPs ignored by depoliticised awards

      A bra entrepreneur, computer games developer, books publisher and oriental foodstuffs importer are among an eclectic...

    11. December 31, 2009

      Selected new year honours

      Jenson Button and Ross Brawn celebrate after Button clinched the F1 world championship in October – both have now been...

    12. November 13, 2008

      V&A’s £120m facelift beats economic crunch

      The Victoria and Albert Museum unveiled plans on Wednesday for the final phase of its £120m ($179m) refurbishment, which it...

    13. November 13, 2008

      Heaven sent: V&A's £120m facelift beats economic crunch

      The Victoria and Albert Museum unveiled plans yesterday for the final phase of its £120m refurbishment, which it says will...

    14. April 22, 2008

      Design's role in cold war paranoia

      It was the tense moment that an argument broke out between Richard Nixon and Nikita Khrushchev over the merits of their...

    15. April 22, 2008

      Design’s role in cold war paranoia

      It was the tense moment that an argument broke out between Richard Nixon and Nikita Khrushchev over the merits of their...

    16. February 22, 2008

      Shift paying off for Premium Bars

      Premium Bars and Restaurants' shift of business emphasis from late night bars and nightclubs to licensed premises selling...

    17. September 20, 2007

      Ultimate Leisure's new focus, new name

      Bar and nightclub operator Ultimate Leisure plans to change its name to Premium Bars and Restaurants to reflect its changed...

    18. September 19, 2007

      Ultimate Leisure’s new focus, new name

      Bar and nightclub operator Ultimate Leisure plans to change its name to Premium Bars and Restaurants to reflect its changed...

    19. June 26, 2007

      Ultimate Leisure makes space for Living Room

      Ultimate Leisure, the bar and nightclub operator, has struck its largest deal to date with an agreement to buy Living...

    20. February 27, 2007

      Ultimate Leisure asks for funding

      Ultimate Leisure is to seek a bank credit line of £50m to help fund acquisitions of premium bars as the late-night leisure...

    21. November 1, 2006

      Wales hark back to year of grand slam

      Wales have reassembled the back division who won the grand slam two seasons ago to start the autumn international season...

    22. June 21, 2006

      Mobile marketing: The most personal way to reach out

      It is so intimate that it is dangerous – but exciting. Mobile marketing offers an unmatched channel for one-to-one...

    23. April 15, 2006

      Making new resolutions in the new tax year

      The traditional end of tax year rush for individual savings accounts (Isas) may be over but the new year is in full swing...

    24. April 5, 2006

      Massive 11th-hour payments into Isas expected

      Last-minute investors are expected to pump hundreds of millions of pounds into individual savings accounts today as they mop...

    25. March 16, 2006

      Clubs battle for financial supremacy

      Stadium developments at Manchester United and Arsenal will provide the impetus for a new battle with Chelsea for supremacy...

    26. March 1, 2006

      Ultimate seeks more women

      Sausage sandwiches are giving way to female-friendly panini and wraps asUltimate Leisure relaunches its sites. The move by...

    27. February 24, 2006

      The Isa rules: Strategy is everything

      Choosing the right individual savings account can be a confusing task. Some Isas can hold only cash, others are for...

    28. February 3, 2006

      Investors and Providers make a bundle

      Wraps, web-based platforms that allow investors to bring a wide range of assets under one roof, are changing the way...

    29. February 1, 2006

      England opt for power play

      British and Irish rugby union players learnt the cast list for the opening act of this year's RBS 6 Nations championship as...

    30. February 1, 2006

      England opt for power play

      British and Irish rugby union players learnt the cast list for the opening act of this year's RBS 6 Nations championship as...

    31. January 31, 2006

      Reuben brothers lift stake in Ultimate Leisure

      The Reuben brothers, the billionaire property investors, have increased their stake in Ultimate Leisure from 14.9 to 24.9...

    32. December 30, 2005

      The great escapes

      Idon't think Joan Armatrading ever reviewed hotels, writes Mark Jones. But she did write the mantra for anyone who follows...

    33. November 4, 2005

      Ultimate makes offer for Inventive

      Ultimate Leisure yesterday confirmed that had made an offer for Inventive Leisure, the owner of the Revolution vodka bar...

    34. October 8, 2005

      Fresh chapter in Ottakar's dispute

      A star-studded campaign is increasing pressure on the competition authorities and could force an inquiry into the planned...

    35. September 29, 2005

      Write-down hits Ultimate Leisure

      Ultimate Leisure, the bar and nightclub operator, said yesterday that poor trading in its second half had contributed to...

    36. September 18, 2005

      Grass looking greener in private equity

      The higher up the corporate ladder, the more attractive working in private equity looks – and the more achievable, according...

    37. September 7, 2005

      Inventive Leisure approached by mystery suitor

      Shares in Inventive Leisure, the owner of Revolution vodka bars, jumped 15 per cent as it became the latest industry...

    38. August 23, 2005

      SMALL CAPS: GREENE KING CONTINUES BREWERS' CONSOLIDATION

      *Consolidation among brewers continued as Greene King snapped up Belhaven, the 300-year-old Scottish brewer, for £187m....

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