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Aug 21, 2019

US SEC increases scrutiny of proxy advisers
Regulator opens ISS and Glass Lewis up to fraud lawsuits over voting advice

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Aug 21, 2019

US and Mexico resolve tomato trade spat
Agreement ends anti-dumping investigation and averts duties of up to 25%

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Aug 21, 2019

US budget deficit forecast to swell to $960bn by end of 2019
Budget agency chief says debt is on ‘unsustainable course' and rising faster than expected

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

US SEC plans to curb power of proxy advisers
Regulator opens ISS and Glass Lewis up to fraud lawsuits over voting advice

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

US shoppers ring up sales at Target and Lowe's
Shares in retailers jump as consumer spending proves resilient in face of economic clouds

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

Target and Lowe's sales show US shoppers still spending
Shares in retailers surge as American consumers remain bright spot in global economy

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

Russia to launch floating nuclear reactor
Rosatom insists 2-reactor unit is safe as tests are planned in the Arctic

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Aug 21, 2019

Italy's politicians start talks over government crisis
Democratic party sets out demands for possible deal with Five Star to exclude Salvini

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

Waymo to make self-driving data set public to fuel research
Release includes high-resolution driving footage labelled with 12m objects

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

Target and Lowe's earnings underline US consumer strength
US retailers post strong quarterly results despite economic headwinds

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

Facebook's Libra currency investigated by EU antitrust regulators
Probe launched over concerns new digital coin could unfairly disadvantage rivals

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

Facebook cryptocurrency investigated by EU
Antitrust probe launched over concerns Libra coin could unfairly disadvantage rivals

FT.com - Europe
Aug 21, 2019

German 30-year Bund sale faces weakest demand since 2011
First sale of long maturity bonds with negative yield garners tepid investor interest

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Aug 21, 2019

Pentagon warns of China's growing influence in the Middle East
Top official cites fears that Beijing could leverage economic ties and steal sensitive technology

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Aug 21, 2019

US-China trade war hits Bunge spending plans
Chief executive says global agricultural trader to pull back on pace of investments

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Aug 21, 2019

China says UK consulate staffer broke public security law
Detention of Hong Konger threatens to spark diplomatic rift between Beijing and London

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Aug 21, 2019

China confirms it has detained British consulate employee
The case threatens a diplomatic rift between Beijing and London

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Aug 21, 2019

Trump scraps Denmark visit after Greenland rebuff
Cancellation of trip comes after Danish PM dismissed as ‘absurd' idea to buy island

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Aug 21, 2019

Trump scraps Denmark visit after interest in buying Greenland is rebuffed
Cancellation of trip comes after Danish PM dismissed as ‘absurd' idea to buy island

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Aug 21, 2019

US and Japan in race to finalise partial trade deal
Agreement could come next month with Tokyo looking to secure immunity from car tariffs

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Aug 21, 2019

Ferguson risks shareholder rift with talk of US move
Activist fund forces plumbing merchant to consider listing switch out of UK

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Aug 21, 2019

Brazil's Game of Thrones: the tensions within Bolsonaro's inner circle
Far-right president has surrounded himself with a turbulent mix of ideologues and pragmatists

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Aug 21, 2019

Business in Hong Kong needs to stay strong
Beijing wants to make companies impose obedience to China on protesting employees

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Aug 21, 2019

Central bankers seek fresh tools to combat slowdown
Record-low rates trigger hunt for stimulus measures at Jackson Hole gathering

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Aug 21, 2019

Private equity: the generational feud that rocked Apollo
Billionaire Marc Rowan and his protégé Imran Siddiqui were two of Wall Street's cleverest dealmakers. But then they fell out

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

US and Venezuelan presidents confirm high-level talks
Nicolás Maduro said discussions had been ongoing for ‘several months'

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Rip-roaring bond rally revives talk of ‘widow-maker' trade
Shorting debt is back on the agenda as investors bet global growth fears are overdone

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Aug 20, 2019

German political ban on AfD deals comes under strain
Regional elections sharpen dilemma over keeping far-right party out of power

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Aug 20, 2019

Australia to join US-led naval coalition in the Gulf
PM Scott Morrison cites concern over shipping in the Strait of Hormuz for move

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Trump ditches Denmark trip after Greenland bid rejected
Cancellation comes after Danish PM dismisses US president's ‘absurd' idea to buy island

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Aug 20, 2019

Goldman claws its way into contention for Saudi Aramco IPO
Bank makes strides after charm offensive including former Trump official Dina Powell

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Aug 20, 2019

UK says Hong Kong consular staffer detained in China
Trade officer was returning from trip to Shenzhen when he went missing

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Investors pull $2.9bn from funds investing in China
Outflows rise amid concerns about Chinese economic growth and trade war with US

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Walmart sues Tesla over solar panel fires
Solar City, now part of Elon Musk's carmaker, installed panels at 240 stores

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Aug 20, 2019

Trump considers tax cuts to stimulate economy
US president says his options include reductions in capital gains and payroll taxes

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Aug 20, 2019

Hong Kong in upheaval so Li family retreats to the pub
Greene King the latest in £30bn UK deals by the territory's richest man

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Aug 20, 2019

Li family retreats to the pub in search for overseas assets
Greene King the latest in £30bn UK deals by Hong Kong's richest man

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Aug 20, 2019

Rolls-Royce in talks to sell French nuclear unit
Aero-engine group's restructuring under chief Warren East continues

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Facebook unveils tool allowing users to curb targeted ads
‘Off-Facebook Activity' feature can prevent external browsing data from being used

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Aug 20, 2019

EU rejects Johnson's call to rework terms of Brexit
Expectation of no-deal rises as prime minister prepares to meet Merkel and Macron

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Aug 20, 2019

Italian prosecutor orders evacuation of migrant ship
Reproach to Salvini as situation on board Open Arms described as ‘out of control'

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Aug 20, 2019

US regulators unveil final rewrite of Volcker rule
Agencies continue their push to ease regulatory burden on financial institutions

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Aug 20, 2019

Conte resignation shows stakes are high in Italy's political crisis
Elections or a fresh coalition may follow the prime minister's departure

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Aug 20, 2019

IMF officials in talks with Argentina after market turmoil
Fund staff to head to Buenos Aires amid fallout from Macri's setback in primary polls

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte to resign
Conte attacks Matteo Salvini for government collapse

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Aug 20, 2019

Conte resigns as Italy's prime minister
PM blames League leader Matteo Salvini for government collapse

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Aug 20, 2019

IMF officials in talks with Argentina after market rout
Fund's staff to head to Buenos Aires amid fallout from Mauricio Macri's setback in primary polls

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Aug 20, 2019

Germany to sell 30-year bond with no coupon
Issuance of long-dated debt with zero interest payments is test for hot market

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Aug 20, 2019

Salvini signals openness to continuing Five Star coalition in Italy
Address by prime minister Conte expected to mark end of administration

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Aug 20, 2019

Salvini signals openness to continuing Italy's ruling coalition
Address by prime minister Conte expected to mark end of administration

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Aug 20, 2019

Artificial intelligence promises to enhance ESG investing
Computers and data scientist can unearth key themes missed by traditional research

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Aug 20, 2019

Tusk rejects Johnson demand to scrap Irish backstop
European Council president says UK lacks ‘realistic alternatives' to prevent hard border after Brexit

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Aug 20, 2019

Home Depot cuts sales outlook as it warns on hit from tariffs
Home improvement retailer dims expectations on US-China trade skirmish and lumber prices

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Bayer agrees $7.6bn sale of animal health business to Elanco
Deal will create second-biggest player in sector as German chemicals group looks to reorganise

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Bayer to sell animal health business to Elanco for $7.6bn
Deal set to create second biggest player in sector as German chemicals group looks to reorganise

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Aug 20, 2019

Europe must be braced for a trio of trade shocks
It is high time for the EU to unlock the fiscal side of its macroeconomic armoury

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Fears grow of Venezuela malnutrition time bomb
Aid workers warn that millions face long-term damage to health as food crisis continues

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Fears grow of Venezuela malnutrition time-bomb
Aid workers warn that millions face long-term damage to health as food crisis continues

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Deadly banana fungus reaches Latin America
Arrival threatens to devastate crops in some of world's largest exporters

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Aug 20, 2019

UK embassy says Hong Kong staffer detained in China
Man was returning from Shenzhen when he went missing

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Aug 20, 2019

Now bigger than eBay, Shopify sets sights on Amazon
Canadian ecommerce company plans move into logistics after rapid growth

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Aug 20, 2019

Sotheby's sale to Drahi attracts investor opposition
Auction house faces shareholder vote on $3.7bn takeover by French telecoms magnate

FT.com - Europe
Aug 20, 2019

Carbon capture: the coal industry's survival plan
Is the technology more of a marketing stunt or part of the solution to global warming?

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Aug 20, 2019

Loire valley's farmers grapple with climate change
Severe drought leads to water restrictions along France's longest river

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Aug 20, 2019

Pimco offloads ultra-hot bonds after huge rally
Bond giant trims positions, saying debt prices could slump on US-China trade détente

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

China nudges lending rates lower with new benchmark
Central bank sets revamped rate 6 bps lower at 4.25% in bid to reduce cost of borrowing

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

China nudges new market-driven lending rate lower
Revamped benchmark set 6 bps lower at 4.25% in bid to reduce funding costs

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Is it time to shed our anonymity online?
Those who choose to comment online should learn to take ownership of their opinions

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Creative summer: visiting an art gallery
Allowing time to take in exhibitions can help us think differently and be inspired

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US enticed by Greenland's rare earth resources
Search is on to secure supplies of critical metals that China dominates

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Small banks slide on the inverted yield curve
Asset-sensitive lenders face a hit to profits because of slump in yields

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

La Perla sales decline in first year under Windhorst
Falling revenue and continuing operating losses a far cry from rosy projections

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Search for motor neurone disease cure gathers pace
Crick Institute links up with drug company Merck to tackle degenerative brain disorder

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US regulator pulls public statements from its website
CFTC takes ‘remarkable' step after reaching legal settlement with Kraft Heinz and Mondelez

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

BHP to pay record dividend as profit rises
World's biggest miner moves to reward shareholders but also warns on global risks

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Modi shakes up politics with overhaul of elections
Indian premier accused of seeking to centralise power and strengthen grip of BJP

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Apple splashes $6bn on new shows in streaming wars
iPhone maker boosts spending to draw stars such as Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Social media groups curb China disinformation on HK
Facebook and Twitter remove state-backed profiles ‘undermining protest movement'

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Big global bond rally puts Bank of Japan in a bind
Analysts say central bank faces tough choice: inflict more pain on lenders or risk yen rally

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Facebook break-up would be hard, says FTC chief
Instagram and WhatsApp integration could stymie antitrust action, US trade commission head says

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

FTC chief says breaking up Facebook would be hard to do
Instagram and WhatsApp integration could stymie antitrust action, US trade commission head says

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

China social media accounts suspended over HK protests
Facebook and Twitter take down profiles ‘attempting to sow political discord'

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Banking bodies look at shorter trading day to draw women
Banks and asset managers to discuss flexible working practices in male-dominated sector

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Hong Kong billionaire to buy pub group Greene King
Victor Li's CK Asset Holdings in £4.6bn deal for beer company

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Federal prisons chief replaced after Epstein's suicide
US attorney-general shuffles leadership amid controversy over disgraced financier's death

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US attorney-general replaces federal prisons chief
Leadership change comes after Jeffrey Epstein's death in jail cell

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Macron and Putin raise prospect of new Ukraine peace talks
French president calls for global order to be reshaped to deal with crises

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Aug 19, 2019

Release of oil tanker hailed as ‘victory' in Iran
Tehran believes Revolutionary Guards' strategy shows it can stand up to Trump

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US Treasury gets cool response to 100-year bond idea
Analysts say ultra-long debt could be illiquid and not significantly cut borrowing costs

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

End to free movement under no-deal Brexit upsets business
Home Office reassurance to EU nationals leaves confusion over Brexit policy

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

End to free movement under no-deal upsets business
Home Office reassurance to EU nationals leaves confusion over Brexit policy

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US tech groups call on France to abandon digital tax
Executives and lobbyists criticise measure but urge against retaliation

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Modi's ‘dawn of development' is Kashmir's dark hour
While the Indian prime minister is jubilant, locals are cut off and caged in

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Li Ka-shing's CK Asset to buy Greene King
Hong Kong-based property group in £4.6bn deal for beer company

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US gives China's Huawei another 90-day reprieve
Tech groups allowed to continue selling to telecoms equipment maker under certain circumstances

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Germany likely to tip into recession, Bundesbank warns
Economy has gone from being the powerhouse of the region to one of its laggards

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Government to launch PR blitz to reassure UK over no-deal Brexit
TV, radio and social media campaign comes after stark warnings in leaked contingency planning paper

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

US to grant China's Huawei temporary reprieve
Decision comes a day after Donald Trump cast doubt over 90-day licence extension

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

AI race creates world's biggest chip
Start-up Cerebras has developed processor bigger than iPad to help train AI systems

FT.com - Europe
Aug 19, 2019

Bundesbank warns Germany likely to tip into recession
Country's economy has gone from being the powerhouse of the region to one of its laggards

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