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  1. The A-List

    September 9, 2013

    Abolish the BBC Trust before it does more damage

    The ghost of Tony Blair has haunted the corridors of the Westminster parliament for the past two weeks. David Cameron...

  2. November 21, 2012

    Bookies decide BoE race is over

    Paul Tucker has been unofficially campaigning to become Bank of England governor for the past two years. In recent weeks,...

  1. November 14, 2012

    Outsider makes her pitch to take BoE role

    Sharon Bowles is the outsider in the contest to be Bank of England governor and very proud of it. Should the shortlisted MEP...

  2. October 8, 2012

    Financial stalwarts line up to lead BoE

    The deadline for aspirants to what is arguably the most powerful central bank governorship in the world passed on Monday,...

  3. June 22, 2011

    Barker adds OBR feather to her cap

    Former monetary policy committee member Kate Barker has added another feather to her cap as she is named as a non-executive...

  4. February 19, 2011

    English FA takes step towards opening up board

    England’s beleaguered Football Association has taken its first tentative steps towards meeting government demands for reform...

  5. October 19, 2010

    Hunt short lunch

    Culture secretary Jeremy Hunt managed to pop into a long-scheduled lunch with media executives at Soho House, despite...

  6. September 30, 2010

    Chubby telly

    Media-savvy Waitrose boss Mark Price has taken his first corporate board role outside the John Lewis family, as a new...

  7. September 25, 2010

    Boardroom scrum

    Now officially in the job market, Lloyds Banking Group chief Eric Daniels was part of the scrum at Spencer House in St...

  8. August 23, 2010

    Equipped to handle board and investors

    Diverse challenge: the chairmanship of M&S combines pressure with the ability to understand strategy and manage conflict The...

  9. June 24, 2010

    Lord Burns warns of media austerity

    A new era of relative austerity beckons for senior executives in the UK media industry, the chairman of Channel 4 said. Lord...

  10. June 23, 2010

    Channel 4 chief warns on pay austerity

    A new era of relative austerity beckons for senior executives in the UK media industry, the chairman of Channel 4 said on...

  11. June 5, 2010

    Author, author

    The crowd of business authors at Hay-on-Wye are joined this weekend by HSBC chairman Stephen Green , after the opening...

  12. May 26, 2010

    Hunters' ambush

    Headhunters staked out the best area to intercept potential prey emerging from the leafy borders. Lady Bottomley of Odgers...

  13. May 11, 2010

    Zygos zooms

    The Zygos headhunting team is keeping up the tradition of late co-founder John Viney , notching up a couple of large scalps...

  14. March 4, 2010

    Burns departs

    Lord Burns is leaving the board of Pearson, publisher of the Financial Times, after more than a decade. The new chairman of...

  15. January 23, 2010

    UKTV chief to take over at Channel 4

    Channel 4 named David Abraham as its chief executive yesterday, with the UKTV head pledging to bring "idealism" and...

  16. January 22, 2010

    Channel 4 names Abraham as chief

    Channel 4 named David Abraham as its chief executive on Friday, with the UKTV head pledging to bring “idealism” and...

  17. November 21, 2009

    Weekend People

    Black holes over black swans Chatter at the Financial Times economists' drinks party midweek centred around the black hole...

  18. November 6, 2009

    Hunt for C4 chief begins as Burns takes chair

    Lord Burns , confirmed yesterday as the new chairman of Channel 4, immediately received a welter of advice from senior...

  19. November 6, 2009

    Lord Fixit's Channel 4 inbox

    With Lord Burns confirmed as the new Channel 4 chairman, all eyes are on the broadcaster's chief executive appointment as...

  20. November 5, 2009

    Burns joins hunt for C4 chief executive

    Lord Burns, confirmed on Thursday as the new chairman of Channel 4, immediately received a welter of advice from senior...

  21. November 5, 2009

    Terry Burns appointed as Channel 4 chairman

    Lord Burns, the former permanent secretary of the Treasury and chairman of Abbey National, was confirmed on Thursday as the...

  22. November 5, 2009

    Lord Burns poised to chair Channel 4

    Terry Burns, the veteran economist and City stalwart, is set toassume the chairmanship of Channel 4 as the troubled...

  23. November 4, 2009

    Burns to lead Channel 4

    Terry Burns, the veteran economist and City stalwart, is set to assume the chairmanship of Channel 4 as the troubled...

  24. June 13, 2009

    One big M&S bash

    The great and good of Marks and Spencer past and present gathered at Billingsgate early in the week for its never-ending...

  25. November 29, 2008

    Crisis pundits

    The amassed intellectual capital in the room agreed it was a most fascinating economic crisis to pit their minds against,...

  26. September 29, 2008

    B&B’s loan book set for state ownership

    The UK government on Sunday night finalised a deal with Santander of Spain for Bradford & Bingley’s 200-strong branch...

  27. September 29, 2008

    B&B poised for state ownership

    The UK government last night finalised a deal with Santander of Spain for Bradford & Bingley's 200-strong branch network...

  28. September 29, 2008

    UK government poised to nationalise B&B

    The UK government was last night still trying to sign up a buyer for Bradford & Bingley's 200-strong branch network and...

  29. July 9, 2008

    Fireworks at M&S's AGM? Expect a damp squib

    The received wisdom is that British investors - as opposed to, say, their US or continental European counterparts - are...

  30. July 8, 2008

    Annual meetings usually disappoint

    The received wisdom is that British investors – as opposed to, say, their US or continental European counterparts – are...

  31. June 28, 2008

    Pink Flamingoes

    Alistair Darling reflected on the trials and tribulations of government on the eve of his first year as chancellor, at the...

  32. May 17, 2008

    Mint julep nights

    A "vicious mint julep" helped make the private equity group 3i's annual party a high-scoring 8 out of 10 event for one...

  33. May 17, 2008

    No accounting for football

    If they weren't so busy raising their drinks, half the business of FTSE 100 companies could have been conducted by the...

  34. April 26, 2008

    Pearson places emphasis on international growth

    Pearson, owner of the Financial Times, signalled the increasing importance of its non-US educational businesses yesterday,...

  35. April 26, 2008

    M&S faces fresh clash with investors

    Marks and Spencer is facing a fresh clash with investors after the retailer brushed aside demands from leading shareholders...

  36. April 25, 2008

    M&S in fresh clash with investors

    Marks and Spencer is facing a fresh clash with investors after the retailer brushed aside demands from leading shareholders...

  37. April 19, 2008

    Too many Freds are spoiling the Royal Scotch broth

    Sir Fred McKillop, Fred Buchan, Fred Currie, Fred Friedrich, Fred Hunter, Fred "Fred" Koch, Freda Kong, Fred MacHale, Sir...

  38. April 12, 2008

    Clear M&S message would have averted backlash

    From Mr Roger Dickinson. Sir, Stefan Stern's article "Why M&S shareholders should think before they speak" (April 8) clearly...

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