Oil prices rally on Mideast tensions

Brent crude on course for biggest weekly gain in six years

Worldpay narrows listing price range

Payment processing company shaves 10p off top and bottom of range

UN proposes unity government for Libya

Plan follows months of mediation between rival administrations

Surge of cash buyers in London properties

Homes sold to cash buyers hits record high

Bill Gross sues Pimco for $200m

Ex-colleagues accused of ‘lust for power and greed’

Glencore to cut zinc production by a third

Output hit at mines in Australia and Peru, and 1,600 jobs lost

Magners maker C&C comes under fire from US activist

Hedge fund presses Irish brewer to sell faltering US operations

Sotheby's staff with Pablo Picasso's "La Gommeuse" from 1901, on the reverse (in the reflection) is a hidden work by the painter. To go with James Pickford Story.

Picasso with hidden image up for auction

Blue period painting has not been seen in public for 30 years

China credit scores raise Orwellian fears

Ratings based not just on finances but also social networks

Carney challenges market view on rates

BoE boss is still considering an increase around the end of the year

VW hearing displays anger on both sides

US chief Michael Horn details how emissions test cheating began

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