Digital Boom Times for Financial Times

Financial Times announced that it currently totals 206,892 paying digital subscribers, up 71 percent from the same time last year, paidContent reported.

FT has a daily print circulation of 390,121, according to paidContent, and the digital figure does not include print subscribers who receive digital access, instead counting standard subscriptions (£233.48, or $370.60, per year), premium subscriptions (£337.48/$535.68), and enterprise subscriptions from corporations.

CEO John Ridding recently said FT‘s iPad app was downloaded 430,000 times between April and October, accounting for about 10 percent of new digital subscriptions, according to paidContent.