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Ft.com Server Status Check
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Financial TimesWebsite Name:
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Last Down:
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Financial Times Website Status History
Ft.com server report and response time

The above graph displays service status activity for Ft.com over the last 10 automatic checks. The blue bar displays the response time, which is better when smaller. If no bar is displayed for a specific time it means that the service was down and the site was offline.

Service Status History

DateTimePing Time DateTimePing Time
07:206.48 ms. 
10:5112.42 ms.
15:295.97 ms. 
10:476.59 ms.
17:0712.31 ms. 
16:1013.09 ms.
09:5310.42 ms. 
04:5010.34 ms.
21:2912.07 ms. 
10:2311.62 ms. 

* Times displayed are PT, Pacific Time (UTC/GMT 0)  |  Current server time is 03:40

We have tried pinging Financial Times website using our server and the website returned the above results. If ft.com is down for us too there is nothing you can do except waiting. Probably the server is overloaded, down or unreachable because of a network problem, outage or a website maintenance is in progress...

Can't Access Financial Times - Troubleshooting Instructions

If the site is UP but you cant access the page, try one of the below solutions:

Browser Related Problems

Force a full refresh for the site. This can be achieved by pressing CTRL + F5 keys at the same time on your favourite browser (Firefox, Chrome, Explorer, etc.)

Clear the temporary cache and cookies on your browser to make sure that you have the most recent version of the web page. For instructions choose your browser :

Fix DNS Problems

A Domain Name System (DNS) allows a site IP address (192.168.x.x) to be identified with words (*.com) in order to be remembered more easily, like a phonebook for websites. This service is usually provided by your ISP.

Clear your local DNS cache to make sure that you grab the most recent cache that your ISP has. For Windows - (Start > Command Prompt > type "ipconfig /flushdns" and hit enter). For details choose your operating system :

If you can access a website at office or from a 3G network yet it's not working on your computer, it is a good idea to use an alternative DNS service other than your ISPs. OpenDNS or Google Public DNS are both excellent and free public DNS services.

Check our help page for step-by-step instructions on how to change your DNS.

Having Problems with Accessing Ft.com?
Ricky Tai Zhi Hao · 5 June 2016 - 12:46
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

401 - Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials.
You do not have permission to view this directory or page using the credentials that you suppl

Xrayd Rayd · 31 May 2013 - 17:22
United States · Charter Communications

I can log on to first page, link to a story. Then scrolling and links stop working Chrome. All other sites work fine in Chrome. Also FT.com problem does not exist with Safari or Explorer browsers. Message I get is that Adobe Shock Wave is not working. I have re-installed it via Chrome. No luck.

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