Investors fret over UK general election

FT data show greatest concerns stems from risk of Britain leaving the EU

Signs of hope for UK’s rebalancing act

‘Policy makers are taking manufacturing more seriously’

Citi prepares for ‘stress test’ results

Bank executives under pressure to pass Fed examination

Russian billionaire clashes with UK over North Sea plan

UK government threatened with legal action over €5bn deal

Cable leads Heathrow third runway battle

Role fuels Lib Dem concerns of fresh policy U-turn after election

China acts as slowdown fears mount

Central bank cuts interest rates amid concerns over threat of deflation

HTC to launch virtual reality headset

Smartphone maker partners with Valve Software

Tourism chief hits at lack of UK support

Hospitality trade body laments barriers facing foreign visitors

Marmite and Flora Original spread, two Unilever food products

Unilever investors call for shake-up

Shareholders urge consumer goods group to sell Flora

Pugachev claims he cannot afford lawyers

‘Kremlin’s banker’ says fortune has been wiped out by legal bills and expropriation of assets

Buffett vows no Berkshire spin-offs

50th anniversary of shareholder letter defends conglomerate structure

Comment and Analysis

Fed stimulus ‘only now being fully felt’

Fischer defends low US rates and swelling of balance sheet to $4.5tn

Tiger Woods’ answers are in his head

Star golfer’s fight to regain form should start with him focusing on his brain — not his glutes

Tour Montparnasse seen from the Eiffel Tower
©Xavier Boymond

Paris by light

Innovative lighting designers are reimagining the ‘Ville Lumière’ using new technology, colours and movement

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