The Week: City News - DMGT reveals top-level pay

Charles Sinclair, the outgoing chief executive of the Daily Mail & General Trust, received a total salary of almost £2 million in 2007, the company revealed last week.

In what was a successful financial year for DMGT, Paul Dacre, the editor of the Daily Mail, took home £1.5 million and Kevin Beatty, the managing director of Associated Newspapers, received £864,000. Sinclair will be replaced in September by Martin Morgan, currently the managing director of DMG Information.