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Economist group's profits up by 6%

Guardian – 2011-11-28

Further to my interview with the Economist group's chief executive, Andrew Rashbass, it has released its half-yearly results. They show that the group's operating profit rose in the first half of the year to £26.2m, an increase of 6% over last year. Revenue grew by 4% to £164.3m. The Economist's editor-in-chief, John Micklethwait, echoed Rashbass by saying the magazine had "benefited from globalisation, the spread of English and the huge increase in the audience interested in intelligent...
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