Greek investors braced for market restart

Exchange predicted to fall in value after five-week closure

Commodities fall hits capital expenditure

S&P predicts spending will fall more than 10% this year

Karpelès quizzed on great bitcoin mystery

Mt Gox founder questioned on exchange’s missing digital currency

UniCredit chief explores strategy options

Italian lenders brace for results of European health check

Puerto Rico set for debt default

Territory fails to make $58m bonds payment, says governor

Rightwing militia puts Kiev in its sights

Leader of Right Sector battalion turns on Ukraine’s president

Rolls Royce engines

Rolls-Royce urged to accelerate cost cuts

Largest shareholder wants core aerospace business targeted

Pilot Marc Lajuenesse waits for take off in the cockpit of a Gulfstream jet during a demonstration of a prototype infrared technology developed by Honeywell ©Bloomberg

Uber faces the ‘last 1bn person market’

Taxi app is arming itself for tough fight in India against local competitor Ola

Embargoed to 0001 Thursday July 17 Undated handout photo issued by Google of Tower Bridge as Google Maps launches 3D mapping of the capital city, using 45-degree aerial imagery.

Buyers flock to London development land

Foreign investors push dealmaking to highest since 2007

Firechat Man looking at mobile phone

Banks must adapt to digital, study warns

More than 25% of global population to use mobile accounts by 2019

Probe called into elite athletics doping

Reports link up to a third of medals to suspicious blood tests

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Industrial giants caught in LED headlights

Philips, Osram and GE face decline of traditional light bulb units as new technology takes off

Nederland, Amsterdam, 2015 Ralph Hamers CEO ING
foto; Herman van Heusden
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Ralph Hamers, ING: Down-to-earth digital

The Dutch bank’s boss is borrowing from the technology sector, but not the hyperbole

‘The Conservative Heart’, by Arthur Brooks

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