The Financial Times’ Peter Smith and Owen Walker have been named Business Journalists of the Year at the 2020 London Press Club Awards for their agenda-setting investigation into Woodford Investments Management, revealing one of Europe’s biggest investment scandals for a decade.
More than 60% of global companies remain committed to investing in their brand despite the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new IPA/Financial Times study, the Board-Brand Rift 2020. Capturing the opinions of nearly 600 global C-suite and marketing decision makers, the research examines how the worldwide pandemic has changed brand perception and management inside businesses.
Today the Financial Times, in partnership with The Brooklyn Brothers, is launching News School, a nightly education programme designed to give young people from a variety of backgrounds an opportunity to learn about the news industry.
The Financial Times has been named the most trustworthy media brand in the 2020 Global Business Influencers survey (GBI) from Ipsos. Additionally, the FT was named Europe’s leading business publication for the fifth year running.