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  1. February 26, 2014

    Three former Barclays employees in court over Libor scandal

    Three former employees of Barclays faced criminal charges in court on Wednesday as a result of the UK Serious Fraud Office’s...

  2. February 21, 2014

    Week in Review, February 22

    A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Barclays trio to face SFO charges over...

  1. February 17, 2014

    Three former Barclays employees face SFO charges over Libor

    Three former employees of Barclays have became the first bankers to face charges over the alleged rigging of US-dollar...

  2. December 8, 2013

    How ecommerce proved a gift for Park Group

    Park Group appeared to be part of an endangered species in 2006 when Farepak, a rival Christmas savings business, collapsed....

  3. September 18, 2013

    Former Barclays staff sign DoJ probe deal

    Two former employees of Barclays have signed deals with the US Department of Justice as part of its probe into alleged Libor...

  4. August 23, 2013

    Excessive hours at work amount to exploitation

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, I was distressed to read this week of the death of a banking intern where excessive working was...

  5. January 24, 2013

    Barclays top brass face fresh Libor heat

    Senior Barclays managers were dragged further into the Libor scandal on Thursday when a court was told that email evidence...

  6. December 18, 2012

    Park Group weathers downturn

    Park Group, the gift card and Christmas hamper company, has reported an increase in revenues, as its customers have...

  7. June 12, 2012

    Park Group soars on back of card scheme

    Park Group hailed its continuing transformation from a Christmas savings to a shopping voucher and prepaid cash card...

  8. August 21, 2011

    Gene test promises cancer care gains

    A new generation of personalised cancer treatments will move a step closer when the world’s first nationwide genetic testing...

  9. August 9, 2011

    Senate to probe S&P downgrade

    A top US congressional committee is scrutinising Standard & Poor’s decision to lower the country’s credit score, in a sign...

  10. July 5, 2011

    Rank and file announcements

    Another day, another announcement from Rank. Former Inchcape chief and chairman Peter Johnson, who announced his departure...

  11. July 4, 2011

    Rank reappoints chief executive and rejects offer

    Rank Group and representatives from Guoco, its biggest shareholder, plan to meet minority investors to explain their...

  12. June 8, 2011

    Senate support for debit card fee delay builds

    Senators seeking to postpone limits on debit card fees charged to retailers by US banks have gained important support for...

  13. May 4, 2011

    Big question for management

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, In response to Thomas S. Johnson’s request (Letters, May 2) for an underpinning question for...

  14. April 21, 2011

    Chaucer’s tales near end

    Chaucer’s tales near end As Chaucer’s travelling days look to end soon with the recommended offer from The Hanover, the...

  15. October 25, 2010

    Finance should move on to a new way of thinking

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, Ewan Kirk’s remarks (Letters, October 21) concerning the relevance of Benoît Mandelbrot’s...

  16. October 8, 2010

    Citi hires Jerome Kemp from JP Morgan

    Citi has hired one of the top future and options bankers at JP Morgan, Jerome Kemp, to the newly-created position of head of...

  17. August 11, 2010

    Tax is a way to lessen the skewing of educational choice

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, The current discussion of the funding of UK higher education focuses on either a graduate tax or...

  18. March 5, 2010

    Investment bankers rolling the dice

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, Do investment bankers score goals or roll dice? If the former, then the rewards of a Wayne...

  19. February 18, 2010

    Reconciling two tax perspectives

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, The recent US proposal to tax carried interest as income has caused much consternation. On the...

  20. December 9, 2009

    Investors behaved rationally in crisis

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, A number of commentators have observed that recent events demonstrate that markets are not...

  21. December 9, 2009

    Investors behaved rationally in crisis

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, A number of commentators have observed that recent events demonstrate that markets are not...

  22. October 5, 2009

    License bankers as if they were airline pilots

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, One way to mitigate the remuneration asymmetry that exists between bankers' rewards and...

  23. May 5, 2009

    Applying a product market model to education

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, As a management educator I (perhaps surprisingly) take exception to the inadequate case you make...

  24. March 22, 2009

    Movers and shakers

    ● Tiffany Troxel has moved from UBS Wealth Management to join Merrill Lynch’s global wealth management group. ● American...

  25. February 9, 2009

    No need to impose a salary cap on executive bankers

    From Dr Peter Johnson. Sir, Rather than impose a salary cap on banking executives, a better solution would be to risk-adjust...

  26. January 26, 2009

    Applications: Schools shift their efforts to online marketing

    The process of identifying potential MBA students and encouraging them to submit an application once meant printing glossy...

  27. October 30, 2008

    Games traffic light proposed

    The video games industry is proposing an age-related traffic light system in an effort to address concerns about...

  28. October 29, 2008

    UK ponders rating system for video games

    The video games industry is proposing an age-related traffic light system in an effort to address concerns about...

  29. October 14, 2008

    Bellway house sales at lowest ebb in spite of incentives

    House sales are stuck at their lowest ebb in spite of government measures to boost the sector, according to Bellway. The...

  30. August 28, 2008

    Builder blues

    For a man facing a collapse in profits and share price slide, Taylor Wimpey chief Peter Redfern put on a brave face...

  31. FT Alphaville

    July 4, 2008

    Taylor Wimpey to seek waiver

    Taylor Wimpey, the stricken UK housebuilder, plans to seek a waiver for a possible breach of covenants from holders of some...

  32. July 4, 2008

    Explain that one more time?

    Taylor Wimpey finance director Peter Johnson and treasurer Steve Impey faced irate questioning from bondholders yesterday,...

  33. July 4, 2008

    Builder parachute

    Hitting the button on the industry ejector seat, David Wilson , Wilson Bowden co-founder and chairman, parachuted out of...

  34. July 4, 2008

    Taylor Wimpey to seek waiver

    Taylor Wimpey, the housebuilder, intends to seek a waiver for a possible breach of covenants from holders of some £380m...

  35. July 3, 2008

    Taylor Wimpey seeks saviour

    Shares in Taylor Wimpey spiked in the last minutes of trading yesterday, as an unknown investor looked set to try to...

  36. July 3, 2008

    Denial is a river

    Taylor Wimpey chief executive Pete Redfern tried his best to convince analysts on a call yesterday that all was not as bad...

  37. July 3, 2008

    Taylor Wimpey seeks saviour

    Shares in UK housebuilder Taylor Wimpey spiked in the last minutes of trading yesterday as an unknown investor looked set...

  38. July 3, 2008

    Failed deal hits Taylor Wimpey

    Taylor Wimpey has failed to agree a deal with shareholders and potential new investors, forcing the stricken UK...

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