Osborne out to top Thatcher era sales

Chancellor hopes for £32bn of sell-offs this financial year

Karpelès quizzed on great bitcoin mystery

Mt Gox founder questioned on exchange’s missing digital currency

Greek investors braced for market restart

Exchange predicted to fall in value after five-week closure

Rolls-Royce urged to accelerate cost cuts

Largest shareholder wants core aerospace business targeted

Puerto Rico set for debt default

Territory fails to make $58m bonds payment, says governor

London generates half of UK stamp duty

Housing demand subdued in capital after tax reforms

Rightwing militia puts Kiev in its sights

Leader of Right Sector battalion turns on Ukraine’s president

Pilot Marc Lajuenesse waits for take off in the cockpit of a Gulfstream jet during a demonstration of a prototype infrared technology developed by Honeywell ©Bloomberg
Mobile phone group EE will broadcast the FA Cup final between Aston Villa, above, and Arsenal live over its 4G network

Top English football clubs lose lustre

Premier League teams struggle to close sale deals

As Clinton slips, some Democrats eye Biden

US campaign gaffes have alarmed many donors and even allies

Stephen Hester

Hester to strengthen hand as Zurich circles

RSA chief aims to show turnround efforts bearing fruit

Firechat Man looking at mobile phone

Banks must adapt to digital, study warns

More than 25% of global population to use mobile accounts by 2019

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Industrial giants caught in LED headlights

Philips, Osram and GE face decline of traditional light bulb units as new technology takes off

Nederland, Amsterdam, 2015 Ralph Hamers CEO ING
foto; Herman van Heusden
©Herman van Heusden

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The Dutch bank’s boss is borrowing from the technology sector, but not the hyperbole

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Sir Peter O’Sullevan’s horseracing commentary personified BBC sport

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