?The Financial Times is an indispensable tool for today?s decision makers.?Do you want to read and understand the FT with confidence?Do you want a career in Finance?Do you already have a career in Finance? YES? Then this is the book for you.Reading and Understanding the Financial Times incorporates a selection of topical FT articles with recurrent themes relating to some of the most important issues in the world of corporate finance. From the private equity take over bid for Boots to the recent Northern Rock credit crisis, the chosen articles are analysed in depth leaving you armed with a new vocabulary of key financial terms and ready to conduct your own analysis next time you read the FT for business or pleasure. Visit the Book Blog at www.pearsoned.co.uk/boakes .