About the author

Clarissa Hartson Clarissa is the global reporter for economics and business, joining the team this year following a long spell freelancing in Germany. Clarissa’s international working background has made her an authority in her field and a core member of the TFP base.

Articles by Clarissa

HBOS top 3 former executives likely to face ban for designing bank’s downfall

Written on:April 5, 2013
HBOS bank in Edinburgh

HMV not closing down as Hilco chalks out rescue deal to save shops and jobs

Written on:April 5, 2013
HMV saved by Hilco

Cisco acquires Ubiquisys for £205m to strengthen mobile services portfolio

Written on:April 4, 2013
Cisco acquires Ubiquisys

Online banking: 5 best savings account rates for 2013

Written on:April 4, 2013
Online banking

AstraZeneca acquires AlphaCore Pharma to work on cardiovascular medicine

Written on:April 3, 2013
AstraZeneca works to find cure for cardiovascular diseases

Health insurance: 5 companies for best private medical covers

Written on:April 3, 2013
Insurance claim form

Glencore, Xstrata merger deadline postponed to May 2, awaits China approval

Written on:April 2, 2013
Glencore-Xstrata merger postponed

Bridgepoint acquires Oasis Healthcare for £185m from Duke Street Capital

Written on:April 1, 2013
Bridgepoint acquires dental firm Oasis Healthcare

Amazon to buy Goodreads to foster Kindle recommendations

Written on:March 29, 2013
Amazon Kindle to include Goodreads recommendations