The Financial Times has announced a 10p pro-rata cover price increase for its FT Weekend edition, bringing the papers recommended retail price to £4.

The change came into effect on the first weekend of September, retaining its retailer’s margins at 22%, increasing them from 85p to 88p.

a, said: “The NFRN welcomes the pro-rata increase. The FT is clearly a commodity and can achieve this RRP, and we look forward to working with them on developing sales through our membership.”

The £2.70 price of the weekly Monday to Friday edition remains unchanged.

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