Nigeria FX policy has “drawbacks”: Sanusi

President risks undermining progress on graft, terror, says Sanusi

Russia plans first bond since sanctions

Finance ministry has approached 25 western investment banks

Ban high-value bank notes ‘to cut crime’

Big bills have crucial role in underground economy, says report

Yen boosts Japanese equities in subdued holiday trade

Japan rises on weak yen, Australia flat as lunar new year holidays shutter China

Private equity pressed to buy own stock

Executives frustrated as market fall could offer rich pickings

Trump and Cruz alarm corporate America

Two candidates seen as intolerable by Republican-leaning business people

Satan gives Jeffrey Archer a tax break

Not a penny more, but a penny less tax as author donates statue

A collection of bitcoins stand in this arranged photograph in London, U.K., on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. The International Monetary Fund extolled the potential benefits of virtual currencies and said they warrant a more nuanced regulatory approach, at a time when the future of bitcoin, the most well-known example, is in doubt's. Bitcoin traded at about $379 on Jan. 20, about a third of its peak in 2013. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg ©Bloomberg

Price fall takes fizz out of oil event

Traders will try to seek a balance during annual bash in London

Norway fund urges US banks to split top job

Institutions warned over contentious combining of roles

US steps up pressure against N Korea

Seoul and Washington accelerate Beijing-opposed missile shield plan

Ministers urged to be transparent on tax deals

HMRC expected to struggle to defend Google deal in this week’s hearing by MPs

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US military: robot wars

More money must go to technology to confront China and Russia, say some people in the Pentagon

The odd couple of corporate governance

Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett are strange champions for shareholder rights, says John Plender

The art of living car-lessly in the city

Non car-owning is almost becoming a status symbol, different from greener-than-thou one-downmanship

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