Apple smashes through forecasts

Group beats Wall St expectations on revenues, earnings and iPhone sales

BoE launches review after payments crash

Settlement system down for more than 9 hours

Cameron caught in trap over immigration

PM’s curb pledge risks angering everyone while pleasing no one

AbbVie hits at Treasury as Shire deal dies

González calls for comprehensive US tax reform

S&P 500 regains 1,900 but nerves remain

European stocks slip while Nikkei jumps 4%

Labour ‘mansion tax’ to cost £250 a month

Charge on £2m-£3m properties revealed by shadow chancellor

Sweden shuts airspace as sub hunt grows

Search for presumed Russian vessel involves hundreds of military personnel

Goldman clash sheds light on Libyan fund

$1bn court case also closely eyed for banking world revelations

Silver Economy

Facebook sues over ‘fraudulent lawsuit’

Law firms accused of knowingly representing fraudster who said he was owed shares

Former Australian PM Whitlam dies at 98

Politician credited with helping to modernise Australia

IBM shares slide as profit and sales fall

Third-quarter results blow to largest shareholder Warren Buffett

Turkey allows Kurds to relieve Kobani

Shift in policy as US drops weapons to city’s defenders

Comment and Analysis

The quiet art of being a good listener

The most persuasive strategy may be to stop talking

Cameron takes Britain closer to the exit door

The PM’s pledge to curb EU immigration is an unrealistic gamble

Ebola highlights Nigeria’s potential

Nation faces battle against corruption and Islamist insurgency

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