Wed, 07/11/2012 - 09:40
Pearson has denied reports that it is about to sell off the Financial Times, with a spokesperson for the current Penguin parent company saying the newspaper is a "valued and valuable part of Pearson".
Fri, 02/11/2012 - 07:15
Penguin Press title Private Empire: ExxonMobil and American Power has won the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.
Writer Steve Coll was awarded the £30,000 prize at a dinner at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Manhattan last night.
The author is a staff writer at the New...
Fri, 26/10/2012 - 09:00
News that Bertelsmann and Pearson are in talks to combine Random House and Penguin has attracted widespread media coverage today (26th October).
The Financial Times, which is owned by Pearson, has cited sources familiar with the situation...
Fri, 14/09/2012 - 08:01
Walter Isaacson's biography of Apple founder Steve Jobs has been shortlisted for the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award, now in its eighth year.
Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography (Little, Brown) is competing with two from Allen Lane: Private ...
Mon, 10/09/2012 - 08:03
Random House imprint The Bodley Head is launching its first annual essay prize in partnership with the Financial Times, with a prize of £1,000.
The winner will also see their essay published digitally by The Bodley Head and receive a mentoring session with the Financial Times/Bodley Head. Four runners up...
Mon, 19/12/2011 - 08:05
Waterstone's m.d. James Daunt has called for the government to intervene over tax rates, criticising the advantages enjoyed by businesses which trade from Luxembourg, as Amazon does, in an interview with the Financial Times....
Thu, 28/10/2010 - 09:08
A book which analyses the flaws in the economy leading to the current financial crisis, and warns of changes essential for recovery has won the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.
Raghuram Rajan picked up the £30,000 prize for Fault Lines published by Princeton University Press. The...