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Financial Times
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Pearson PLC
Founded 9 January 1888
Headquarters One Southwark Bridge, London, UK
Circulation 337,239 (Worldwide, November 2011)
ISSN 0307-1766

The Financial Times (FT) is an international business newspaper. It is a morning daily newspaper published in London. It is printed in 24 cities around the world. About 110 of its 475 journalists are outside the UK.

Along with FT.com, it has an average daily readership of 2.1 million people worldwide. FT.com has 4 million registered users and 250,000 digital subscribers, as well as 585,681 paying users. The Financial Times in print format has an average daily circulation of three hundred and five thousand copies worldwide as of April 2012.

It was started in 1888 by James Sheridan and Horatio Bottomley. The FT specialises in UK and international business and financial news. It is printed as a broadsheet on light salmon paper.

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