Low inflation adds up to ECB conundrum

Downgrades set to dominate governing council meeting

European banks fight back in fixed income

US banks lose market share in bond, currency and commodities trade

Brooks to resume as News UK CEO on Monday

Triumphant return of ex-journalist after phone-hacking scandal

US stocks rally amid volatility

China’s economy and Fed uncertainty dominate trading

China crackdown over rout chills market

Global funds pull back as focus shifts to probing manipulation

VW extends Winterkorn’s mandate to 2018

Plan to prolong CEO’s contract should end power struggle at group

Eurostar delays after migrants found

Train operator suspended services as refugees found on tracks

Lego builds on toy market dominance

Danish maker of plastic bricks and figures outstrips rivals

Malaysia police to question Mahathir

Former PM had called for ‘people’s power’ to oust successor Najib

Brazil struggles to fix fiscal crisis

Finance minister battles to make headway amid a slumping economy

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Risk parity funds suffer a cruel summer

Market volatility takes its toll on a misunderstood strategy

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Google’s subtle tweak after restructure

Being a technology group has made it easier to rebrand

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An entrepreneur’s feel-good tale of African resourcefulness

China needs to learn how to talk to markets

Financial players punish governments for doing the right thing at the wrong time, says Mohamed El-Erian

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