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    1. October 14, 2014

      Contrasting results at PageGroup and Hays

      FTSE 250 recruiters PageGroup and Hays both expect economic recovery to boost their revenue but their different methods of...

    2. August 1, 2014

      Hiring spree boosts profits for recruiter Robert Walters

      Strong hiring markets around the world boosted interim pre-tax profits by over a third at Robert Walters, but the...

    1. July 7, 2014

      Strong UK hiring powers recruiter Robert Walters

      A strong performance in the UK legal and accounting hiring markets helped international recruitment group Robert Walters...

    2. April 24, 2014

      The LinkedIn crowd decoded

      Finding a needle in a haystack is no mean feat. Imagine, then, a haystack where each individual strand of hay is desperately...

    3. April 17, 2014

      Boardroom trades April 19

      Shares in life sciences group Abcam were marked down in March after lower than expected sales in Japan impaired profits...

    4. April 7, 2014

      Robert Walters loses sleep over tired bankers

      Robert Walters, the white-collar recruitment agency, says banks are failing to boost hiring, and instead forcing staff to...

    5. March 3, 2014

      Robert Walters looks east for growth

      Performance in Japan reached “record” levels for Robert Walters in 2013 against a backdrop of mixed global market...

    6. January 8, 2014

      Growth in UK regions boosts Robert Walters profits

      Strong growth in the UK, particularly in regions outside London, provided a boost to gross profits at recruitment group...

    7. August 5, 2013

      Recruitment firms step up global consolidation

      Dealmaking among recruitment companies worldwide reached its highest levels for five years last year, as medium-sized UK and...

    8. August 1, 2013

      Robert Walters applies cautious optimism to jobs market

      Robert Walters, one of the world’s biggest white-collar recruitment companies, has said the UK jobs market is close to a...

    9. April 9, 2013

      Industrial shift boosts Robert Walters

      A pick-up in hiring across all regions in the first quarter of this year boosted net fees by 4 per cent at Robert Walters,...

    10. March 8, 2013

      SThree increases focus on contract hiring

      SThree, the white-collar recruitment company, is aiming to earn the majority of its fees from hiring short-term contract...

    11. February 26, 2013

      Walters cuts financial services staff

      Robert Walters, the white-collar recruitment company, has cut almost a fifth of its financial services staff after pre-tax...

    12. January 8, 2013

      Robert Walters to cut costs further

      Robert Walters, the white collar recruiter, said it would consider cutting headcount further, as part of wider cost-cutting...

    13. December 1, 2012

      SThree to consolidate existing locations

      SThree, the white-collar recruiter, has said it is to slow its expansion into emerging markets and focus on consolidating...

    14. October 4, 2012

      Robert Walters hit by slowing Asia

      A slowing market for banking jobs in Asia has hit the fees earned by white-collar recruitment group Robert Walters, but the...

    15. August 13, 2012

      City jobs culls hit Michael Page

      The City jobs cull has taken its tollon Michael Page, the white-collar hiring agency, with banking recruitment in the UK...

    16. July 19, 2012

      Pay survey highlights need for contractors

      Average UK salary increases have failed to keep pace with inflation over the past year, according to the Salary Survey for...

    17. July 16, 2012

      Expansion costs weigh on SThree

      A jump in international expansion costs has dragged down interim pre-tax profits at SThree as the white-collar recruiter...

    18. July 11, 2012

      Hays warns on jobs market as fees drop

      The British jobs market has deteriorated amid a collapse of corporate confidence because of the banking and eurozone crises,...

    19. July 5, 2012

      Banking slowdown dents Robert Walters

      A slowdown in banking recruitment, particularly in its core Asia-Pacific market, took its toll on Robert Walters, the hiring...

    20. March 1, 2012

      Robert Walters reports overseas growth

      Robert Walters reported steady international earnings growth last year, outweighing a fall in profits at the recruiter’s UK...

    21. January 9, 2012

      City job creation falls as groups cut back

      New job openings in the City of London fell by 43 per cent in December, according to a survey, as financial groups cut back...

    22. January 6, 2012

      Robert Walters wary of market conditions

      Robert Walters will continue to shift its focus towards overseas operations, after international profit growth in the final...

    23. October 11, 2011

      Lack of UK jobs takes toll on Robert Walters

      The dismal UK jobs market has continued to weigh on Britain’s recruiters, with Robert Walters reporting that net fee income...

    24. August 16, 2011

      Harvey Nash profits from Europe recruitment

      Shares in Harvey Nash received a boost after the recruitment and IT outsourcing services group said it expected interim...

    25. August 15, 2011

      Bank job cuts set to weigh on Michael Page

      Michael Page shares plunged on Monday after the white-collar recruiter said financial services hiring in Britain had stalled...

    26. July 18, 2011

      International expansion boosts SThree

      The improving jobs market outside the UK has boosted revenues and profits at SThree, prompting the IT and finance...

    27. July 11, 2011

      Michael Page in overseas drive

      The race by recruiters to expand abroad into developing economies is continuing apace, with rapid growth in Asia and Latin...

    28. July 8, 2011

      UK trails as recruitment groups start hiring

      You know there are green shoots when even the headhunters start hiring. Recruitment agencies slashed their workforces by as...

    29. July 6, 2011

      Robert Walters driven by Asian expansion

      Robert Walters, the white-collar hiring agency, set out plans to open new offices in Indonesia, Taiwan and Germany on...

    30. FT Alphaville

      July 6, 2011

      Snap news

      Breaking pre-market news on Wednesday, - 3i appoints Greenhill’s Simon Borrows as its new chief investment officer –...

    31. April 11, 2011

      UK jobs market remains tough for Michael Page

      Michael Page, the UK’s second-biggest recruitment company, said the British jobs market remained tough, even as the...

    32. April 6, 2011

      Robert Walters warns of slower City recruitment

      City hiring in 2011 is unlikely to reach the heights of last year when banks snapped up staff in a fight for market share,...

    33. March 3, 2011

      City on move over bonuses, says Walters

      Fundamental changes to how bonuses are paid will intensify the annual spring merry-go-round as bankers decamp to rivals for...

    34. FT Alphaville

      February 2, 2011

      Allegis acquires Aston Carter

      Allegis, one of the world’s largest staffing agencies, has bought a UK-based rival in the latest sign of consolidation in...

    35. February 1, 2011

      Allegis acquires recruiter Aston Carter

      Allegis, one of the world’s largest staffing agencies, has bought a London-based rival in the latest sign of consolidation...

    36. February 1, 2011

      Allegis acquires recruiter Aston Carter

      Allegis, one of the world’s largest staffing agencies, has bought a London-based in the latest sign of consolidation in the...

    37. January 31, 2011

      SThree sees an improvement in hiring trends

      SThree, the specialist communications and technology hiring agency, said the recruitment market continued to improve, driven...

    38. January 11, 2011

      Recruiter sees revival in financial services

      Bank staff who were reluctant to move jobs during the financial crisis have become more willing to switch employers,...

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