Argus Media provides energy and commodity news, analysis and price information for traders and organisations such as OPEC. Last year, it acquired Houston-based MetalPrices.com for an undisclosed sum, helping international sales reach £110.2m. It has 21 offices globally and is led by chairman Adrian Binks, 61, and chief executive Neil Bradford, 43. Last month, investment firm General Atlantic agreed to buy a majority stake in the business, valuing Argus at nearly £1bn.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank191
CompanyArgus Media
ActivityEnergy information provider
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa17.35%
International sales £000s110,238
Total sales £000s124,354
Staff668
Founded1970
Websitewww.argusmedia.com

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