UK net migration soars to highest since 2011

Blow to Tory attempts to cut net migration to ‘tens of thousands’

Stocks slip as Ukraine tensions build

Russian assets hammered on invasion claim

PM to warn of Scottish Yes vote threat

Cameron poised to re-enter campaign with speech to Scottish CBI

Hollande pushes for EU budget flexibility

French president calls for eurozone summit to agree new measures

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Telecom Italia, Telefónica battle for GVT

Vivendi receives two offers for Brazilian unit

US probes wave of cyber attacks on banks

FBI explores whether hacking is revenge for sanctions on Russia

Chipmaker CSR rejects Microchip offer

UK’s CSR has rejected an offer from US rival Microchip Technology

Russians cool on luxury London homes

Proportion of high-end property bought by foreigners drops 20%

HK anti-graft agents raid tycoon’s home

Investigation launched into staunch critic of Beijing

US ‘soccer moms’ sue Fifa

Lawsuit says body failed to protect players from concussion risk

Lombard Odier posts $68m profit

Swiss wealth manager follows Pictet in revealing earnings

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Erdogan’s shadow hangs over Turkey premier

Ahmet Davutoglu faces a treacherous political landscape

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