BT’s ambitions get regulator’s attention

Ofcom has concerns about group’s superfast broadband push

Severn Trent divi cut invites marauders

Interested parties may be encouraged to renew takeover approaches

Overhaul of banks’ disclosure model

Framework forces banks to use more consistent reporting models

Long-term investors eye project finance pot

Infrastructure funding gap presents opportunities for institutional investors

ICE to change Isdafix calculation

Exchange to move away from bank submissions

Time is ripe for radical action by banks

Deutsche could become a pure-play investment bank

Job Moves: who is hiring and where

The latest job moves and coverage of people making the news in the world’s financial capitals

Sands’ time runs slowly

Timetable to replace StanChart chief will seem leisurely to some

Comment: Shenzhen next stop on ‘through train’

Shenzhen will add excitement to Stock Connect

Three and o2 logo

O2/Three tie-up calls for scrutiny

Far from clear how UK subscribers will benefit from merger, writes Jonathan Ford

Jain clashes with Lew and Carney over regulation

Officials reject Deutsche chief’s fears over liquidity crisis

US considers delay to OTC swap rules

CFTC discussing margin rules reprieve with regulators

FCA issues first individual Libor fines

RP Martin executives also banned after rate-rigging inquiry

BlackRock and MarketAxess target Europe

US corporate bond trading venture begins in London

Derivatives drive growth at SGX

Asian market sees spur to equities trading

S&P faces rating suspension in SEC deal

Settlement focuses on whether agency eased standards to gain business

Markets watchdogs pledge joint crackdown

UK and US regulators predict co-operation will bring more charges

Reckitt fined for incomplete deal filing

Checks on share trading fell short of the mark, says FCA

China rebound as regulator shifts tone

CSRC says market should not ‘over-interpret’ margin trading curbs

Big fund managers form trading venue

Fidelity leads group of nine behind ‘Luminex” to combat fast trading