Stephen Sheppard, news editor of the Financial Times’ personal
finance web site is to head a soon-to-launch site from the FT stable, as
the company prepares to increase its on-line activity. Sheppard takes on
the role of head of content at FT Adviser, a service aimed at
independent financial advisers, next month. The site is due to launch in
the next few weeks with an initial team of five journalists.