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The Top 50 +50 survey 2009

All the news, views and analysis on our 2009 Top 50 and +50 survey

The recession and the credit crunch have taken their toll. Of this year’s Top
50, 39 firms, or 78%, have seen their growth rates squashed, while nine of those
have seen their revenues enter negative growth. The economic crisis is punishing
practice. But we extended this year’s survey to 100 firms to produce a second
list, the +50. Here things are equally difficult with almost half the firms
booking growth rates below 5%, with a significant portion of those either flat
or in negative territory.

This special report features all the coverage of this year’s Top 50 and +50
survey. Click on the links below to view the articles.

View
the entire Top 50 survey in pdf format

News

3,000 jobs lost in top 50
firms as recession hits financial services

Features

Top 50 survey: the pursuit of
happiness

Top 50 survey: putting the
pieces together

Top 50 survey: up and
coming

Analysis

Overview:
Frank Hirth, rising star

Comment

On the money with Gavin
Hinks

Mergers loom as firms
struggle to grow

Fit to fight your way out of
the recession

Blogs

Insi
der:Economy is hurting the Top 50

Video

Top
50 firms feel the pinch

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