The FTSE Index Company, which produces more than 120,000 stock market indices
across the globe, is jointly owned by the London Stock Exchange and the
Financial Times. The business shows pre-tax profits of £5.5m and revenues of
The CFO will join the company at a time of mass consolidation in the
financial information sector. Rival providers Thomson Financial and Reuters have
discussed a merger and the advert for the role at the FTSE has emphasised that
its finance head will ‘take a leading role on all M&A activity’.
Headhunters The Curzon Partnership have been tasked with finding a new
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements