UK bank bonuses rise 5.5%

Increase for financial jobs twice that of rest of workforce

Nato holds emergency Ukraine meeting

Rouble falls to a record low as tensions worsen

Eurozone inflation hits five-year low

Pressure mounts on European Central Bank to ease monetary policy

Malaysia Airlines to get Khazanah’s $2bn

Carrier to shed 30% of workforce and shrink long-haul network

Coutts earmarks £110m for advice redress

Bank scrutinising 60 years of investment sales

Support for independent Scotland rebounds

Yes vote climbs to 47% after Salmond win in second TV debate

Apple eyes pay-by-touch for next iPhone

Latest bid for the smartphone to replace the wallet

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England and Wales water bills set to ease

Ofwat says draft proposals will peg average bills below inflation

Hong Kong media baron denies CIA links

Jimmy Lai hits back at anti-graft raid on his home

Renzi reforms begin with justice system

Italy’s prime minister to also outline plan to boost infrastructure

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Google tests drone deliveries in Australia

Group races Amazon to use self-flying vehicles commercially

Comment and Analysis

FT’s Brian Groom reflects on four decades

Kate Bush and Scotland are in the news – it could be 1979, says the senior FT editor who retires next week

Trend-setting dollar lifts frustrated bulls

US currency finally plays ball with investor expectations

Stocks at records yet recovery is elusive

Record asset prices belie many startling economic inconsistencies

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