Quindell sale marks ‘break with the past’

Deal worth £637m creates UK’s largest personal injury firm

Coding forum Github hit by cyber attack

Hackers disrupt website in effort to force removal of content

Bridgepoint rides wave with €4bn fund

European buyout firm takes less than year to hit cap

Start-ups soar despite tech bubble fears

Study finds big rise in telecom, food, drug and property ventures

Prada AW15 Milan Fashion Week

Prada profits sink as Asian sales slow

Italian luxury fashion house to start cost cutting

Alarm over record migration challenged

Number of lower-skilled EU arrivals has declined, study shows

Greece battles to unlock bailout cash

Labour and pension reforms missing from Athens’ proposals

LLANDUDNO, WALES - SEPTEMBER 08: Senior citizens walk along Llandudno Pier on September 8, 2014 in Llandudno, Wales. Britain is facing multiple problems stemming from an increase in the elderly proportion of its population, including increasing health care costs, strains on its social security system, a shortage of senior care workers and challenges to the employment market. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) ©Getty

Mideast tensions heighten over Yemen

Joint Arab armed force declared as Iran nuclear talks go to wire

Iran nuclear talks approach critical point

Arrival of ministers raises hopes for progress to the next step

Local elections deal blow to Hollande

France’s centre-right UMP party and allies make strident gains

Online arms race heats up over adverts

Internet media groups fight back against use of adblockers

Comment and Analysis

UK learns how stable government does not require majoritarian rule

UK learns how stable government does not require majoritarian rule

Russia looks to history for a new ideology

Its nationalistic hue is supplied by what Russians see as an external threat, writes Andrei Nekrasov

BIZ LIFE Thor Bjorgolfsson Chairman of Novator Credit: David Parry/ FT
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Thor Bjorgolfsson: back from the brink

The Icelander who played a lead role in his country’s boom and bust

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