One man alone had the inside track on mounting rumours earlier in the week that the FT might be sold.
Here is Media Guardian’s eminent and well-informed Roy Greenslade on Monday:
“Pearson to sell the Financial Times? I really don’t think so… How many times down the years have I read that rumour? And how many times must I dismiss it as speculative nonsense?”
Three days later…
There’s a fine line between being contrarian and printing b***ocks.