Ofgem drafts tough price curbs on power

Bill savings equivalent to £12 per household a year

Total suspends Russian share purchases

Energy group halts buying of stock in Novatek after MH17

Airbus examines sale of Dassault stake

Commercial airliners drive increase in group earnings

UK property upturn boosts Rightmove

User inquiries leap more than a quarter to record in first-half

EU and US toughen sanctions on Russia

Strongest action against Moscow since cold war

Hedge fund tycoon versus the apocalypse

Singer’s warning on electromagnetic pulse he dreads

BAT profits hit by strength of sterling

Currency swings overtake tobacco group’s emerging markets growth

Twitter finds love, but doubts remain

Market’s euphoria may be unrequited

Airbus examines sale of Dassault stake

Commercial airliners drive increase in group earnings

India’s Tata earmarks $35bn for expansion

Conglomerate eyes spot in list of world’s top 25 businesses

UK bankers face tough bonus clawbacks

Bank of England regime to stamp out misconduct

Comment and Analysis

Xi’s ‘tiger’ hunt breaks old party taboo

President risks stability with campaign against high-profile figure

Europe’s investment banks fight back

Some banks are regaining ground from US rivals in trading debt and currency instruments

Lloyds and lessons from past scandals

The banking sector is being reformed but more is needed

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