A collage of special reports

About Special Reports

Special Reports provide in-depth FT coverage of countries around the world, as well as industries from tech to luxury, and themes ranging from workplace health to entrepreneurship.

They appear in a variety of formats, from magazines and broadsheets, to video and interactive stories.

Lead story in Special Reports

We look at the prospects for the watch industry as the Baselworld fair starts, examine gender inequality in the luxury industry, and give top tips for avoiding a ‘Frankenwatch’

Top stories in Special Reports

Lift-off for Middle East start-ups; Sudan’s sanctions are suspended; a plan to replenish the Dead Sea; and Egypt’s currency fall brings hope

Institutional investors consider new asset classes at a time when bond yields are near historic lows

Read about the winners of the ninth FT ArcelorMittal Boldness in Business Awards ceremony, plus central themes of the year as analysed by FT experts

For the first time, a property developer is the president of the United States — the most powerful position a member of the real estate industry has ever occupied

Financial institutions are going to have to make clear plans for Brexit, rising interest rates, regulation and cyber criminals

Richard Scott on balancing conservation and commerce. Plus: Alastair Campbell on mental health and Chinese philanthropists

With growing evidence that diversity at the top helps the bottom line, companies have stepped up their efforts to hire, retain and promote women

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High on the Mobile World Congress agenda is 5G, a network technology that aims to make data communication speeds significantly faster than its predecessor

Currency restrictions and culture hold back entrepreneurs

Employers are grappling with legal and ethical quandaries over how they use their workers’ personal data