Argus Media provides energy and commodity news, analysis and price information for traders and organisations such as Opec. Based in London, it has 21 offices globally and more than 160 publications and data services. The business is led by chairman and chief executive Adrian Binks, 63. In May last year, General Atlantic, the US investment group, bought out the family of founder Jan Nasmyth in a deal valuing the company at nearly £1bn.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank196
CompanyArgus Media
ActivityEnergy information provider
LocationCentral London
Sales £m141.9
Operating profit £m43.1
Main shareholdersGeneral Atlantic (>50%), management and others (<50%)
Staff757
Founded1970
Websitewww.argusmedia.com

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