FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies

Now in its fourth year, this ranking of businesses by turnover growth includes disrupters riding high on the latest technological innovation, as well as the web-savvy retailers being lifted by consumer trends

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Private equity owner Cabot Square in talks about potential buyers

Ranking highlights disrupters and others expanding rapidly at the top line

The FT 1000, a list of the region’s fastest growing companies, shows founders are bullish despite headwinds

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