GSK fined £37m for stifling rival drug

Regulator acts over payments to delay copycat anti-depressants

World powers agree swift Syria ceasefire

Munich talks spark US-Russia led move for nationwide truce

Europe strives to rally after turbulent week

Banks bounce while gold and Bunds suffer profit-taking

First-time buyers spend £70k on rent

Years of high-cost renting prevents tenants saving for a deposit

Clinton shifts tactics in debate

Sanders holds his own on foreign policy as Clinton attempts attack

US and European junk bonds tumble

Investors reject high-yield issues in flight to haven assets

Dimon defies sell-off in $26m stock buy

JPMorgan chief sends bullish signal with order for 500,000 shares

Commerzbank results fuel leap in shares

Lender pledges to pay dividend and close internal ‘bad bank’

German growth soothes slowdown fears

Economy grew by 0.3% in the final quarter of last year

UK battles Paris and Berlin on City rules

Turf war could be turning point over regulatory responsibility

Google tells MPs: ‘We are paying 20% tax’

Tech group answers questions on £130m HMRC deal

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