The Financial Times took home 20 awards at the 2020 European Newspaper Design Awards, which showcase the best international newspaper trends in print and online. 164 newspapers in 25 countries took part in this year’s competition.
Today, the Financial Times announces new roles for two of its most senior US journalists. Demetri Sevastopulo has been appointed US-China correspondent based in Washington and Rob Armstrong will return to the FT’s opinion ranks in New York as US financial commentator. These moves reflect a focus on global finance and international affairs and will strengthen the FT's growth ambitions in the US.
As part of its ongoing expansion in the United States, the Financial Times today announces the reopening of the Houston bureau and the appointment of Justin Jacobs to the position of Houston correspondent, the newest addition to the FT’s growing energy team led by Derek Brower, the US energy editor.