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  1. November 19, 2013

    Content sales boost ITV performance

    ITV countered fears about the rising cost of television programmes, as it heralded a strong increase in revenues from its...

  2. June 4, 2012

    Two Eds grow together as Balls’ star rises

    When Ed Miliband became the Labour party leader almost two years ago, he was determined to block one man from becoming...

  1. May 15, 2012

    FSA cracks down on order flow payments

    The UK Financial Services Authority has cracked down on the practice of paying for order flow, imposing new rules regarding...

  2. January 26, 2012

    Reed Elsevier dismisses break-up calls

    Calls for a break-up of Reed Elsevier have fallen on deaf ears as the Anglo-Dutch publisher has no plans to sell any of the...

  3. January 8, 2012

    United Enemies, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds

    A spirit of anarchic rebellion galvanised British sculpture during the 1960s and the following decade. The very first...

  4. November 8, 2011

    Key man insurance: steps to secure against the loss of mission-critical staff

    Every institution has key people without whom it would find it difficult to function, whether this be the chief executive of...

  5. October 18, 2011

    Bond freeze ends for companies on euro periphery

    After a tense three-month hiatus, a smattering of stronger companies from the eurozone’s embattled “periphery” have once...

  6. July 28, 2011

    Hilton mingles ‘self-help and laisser-faire’

    Steve Hilton is an unlikely Victorian. During President Obama’s recent visit to Downing St, Mr Hilton was barred from one...

  7. July 3, 2011

    Royal politicking comes under scrutiny

    The reputation of the British heir to the throne as a meddlesome prince was bolstered over the weekend by a storm of...

  8. January 27, 2011

    BSkyB boosted by broadband demand

    Strong signal: BSkyB’s first-half performance illustrates the pressure on News Corp to increase its 700p a share takeover...

  9. November 9, 2010

    Yell shares drop 20% as sales fall gains pace

    Shares in Yell fell more than 20 per cent after the publisher of the Yellow Pages directories reported an unexpected...

  10. Westminster Blog

    September 23, 2010

    Hand signals: how leadership teams will find out result early

    I am told that at least one of the Miliband camps has already devised some special hand signals to convey to allies in the...

  11. September 14, 2010

    Prince’s letter ‘went to top’ of ministerial box

    A letter sent by Prince Charles to Hazel Blears, the minister, “went straight to the top of the pile in the [ministerial]...

  12. August 3, 2010

    ITV targets pay-TV and online sales

    Adam Crozier, the new chief executive of ITV, laid out his five-year make-or-break strategy for the broadcaster on Tuesday,...

  13. May 7, 2010

    Mandelson woos third party with electoral reform

    Cabinet ministers made their first explicit overtures towards the Liberal Democrats within minutes of the first exit poll,...

  14. May 7, 2010

    Mandelson woos Lib Dems with electoral reform

    Cabinet ministers made their first explicit overtures towards the Liberal Democrats within minutes of the first exit poll,...

  15. Westminster Blog

    April 22, 2010

    Election must reads: Evening edition

    Press Clegg-bashing not helping Cameron. Debate should be on policy – Alastair Campbell’s blog Labour is now in peril as...

  16. March 31, 2010

    DMGT still cautious on ad recovery

    Advertising revenue at the national newspaper division of Daily Mail & General Trust has rebounded after seven consecutive...

  17. March 30, 2010

    DMGT still cautious on ad recovery

    Advertising revenue at the national newspaper division of Daily Mail & General Trust has rebounded after seven consecutive...

  18. March 30, 2010

    Policy 'labyrinth' forces return to familiar bread and butter issues

    When Ed Miliband declared last week that the party manifesto he was drafting would be the most radical in Labour's history,...

  19. March 29, 2010

    Policy ‘labyrinth’ forces return to familiar issues

    When Ed Miliband declared last week that the party manifesto he was drafting would be the most radical in Labour’s history,...

  20. Westminster Blog

    March 25, 2010

    £5m for seaside towns: half are Labour marginals

    Labour today promised £5m of regeneration money for 25 of Britain’s less salubrious seaside towns. By my calculations the...

  21. FT Alphaville

    March 12, 2010

    Friday rumourtrage (updated)

    How’s this for a bit of RAW market information? Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp to buy out the 60 per cent of a satellite...

  22. October 24, 2009

    HDTV switches on demand for BSkyB

    British Sky Broadcasting strengthened its position as the UK's largest pay-television operator as greater than expected...

  23. October 23, 2009

    HDTV switches on demand for BSkyB

    British Sky Broadcasting strengthened its position as the UK’s largest pay-television operator as greater than expected...

  24. Westminster Blog

    July 24, 2009

    Newsflash: Norwich North falls to the Tories with 7,348 majority

    The Conservative candidate, Chloe Smith has won 13,591 votes – a concrete majority of 7,348. The Tories will be more than...

  25. Westminster Blog

    July 10, 2009

    Further Reading

    Simon Jenkins has some interesting thoughts on the News of the World hacking story Was Rebekah Wade bugged? Alastair...

  26. May 29, 2009

    Sky bids big for Virgin channels

    British Sky Broadcasting has made what appears to be a knock-out bid for a package of seven digital television channels...

  27. May 28, 2009

    Sky bids big for Virgin Media channels

    British Sky Broadcasting has made what appears to be a knock-out bid for a package of seven digital television channels...

  28. March 31, 2009

    Moving on . . .

    Shuffling chairs among energy bankers as Merrill Lynch's Jonathan Grundy joins Credit Suisse. This follows a recent exodus...

  29. February 17, 2009

    ITV considers sale of Friends Reunited after years of decline

    ITV is weighing up the possible sale of social networking site Friends Reunited after several years of decline under the...

  30. February 17, 2009

    ITV reviews social site sale

    ITV is reviewing the sale of social networking site Friends Reunited after several years of decline under the ownership of...

  31. February 16, 2009

    ITV hopes of winning friends may prove tough

    ITV is weighing up the possible sale of social networking site Friends Reunited after several years of decline under the...

  32. November 5, 2008

    Virgin Media and BSkyB reach truce

    Virgin Media and British Sky Broadcasting declared a truce yesterday in a dispute over carrying the Sky Basics television...

  33. September 26, 2008

    Regulator turns up brightness in ITV review

    Shares in ITV rose by as much as 8.9 per cent on Thursday after the industry regulator dealt a good hand to the UK’s main...

  34. September 26, 2008

    Regulator turns up brightness in ITV review

    Shares in ITV rose by as much as 8.9 per cent yesterday after the industry regulator dealt a good hand to the UK's main...

  35. August 7, 2008

    Grade must start delivering for ITV

    When Michael Grade presented his long-awaited strategic update to investors in September, nine months after sweeping into...

  36. August 6, 2008

    Grade must start delivering for ITV

    When Michael Grade presented his long-awaited strategic update to investors last September, nine months after sweeping into...

  37. February 8, 2008

    ITV4 expands to offer 24-hour service

    ITV is to expand its digital programming by making its ITV4 channel into a 24-hour service. The broadcaster said yesterday...

  38. February 7, 2008

    ITV4 to expand to offer 24-hour service

    ITV is to expand its digital programming by making its ITV4 channel into a 24-hour service. The broadcaster said that ITV4...

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