Normandy church killing claimed by Isis

Police shoot dead 2 knife attackers who murdered priest

UniCredit shakes up senior management

Mustier to take direct control of strategy, risk and cost structure

High Court challenge to Jeremy Corbyn

Labour party donor claims leadership contest rules not applied correctly

FCA warns on long-term credit card debt

Providers under fire for allowing minimum repayments for years

Apple earnings: what to expect

Analysts forecast worst quarter for iPhone since launch 9 years ago

Capital & Counties Earls Court development includes the demolition of the exhibition centre

Earls Court land value cut by 14%

London property group reduces value of estate after Brexit vote

Venezuelan ills send chill over ally Cuba

Warnings of rationing revive memories of post-Soviet austerity

Liberal UK voters in search of new politics

Options include a new party, pressure groups and local alliances

RBS and NatWest consider deposit charge

Customers could be hit by negative rates if BoE cuts further

AB InBev lifts SABMiller bid on weak pound

Brewer bows to activist investor pressure following Brexit vote


World is growing taller — but very unevenly

Dutch men and Latvian women enjoy best view of growth spurt

Comment & Analysis

How not to worship your boss

Why some leaders crave the worship of underlings

Fed policy losing power for the dollar

A rate rise is unlikely to turbocharge the US currency

How Tuscan dream became bad loan nightmare

One family’s €800,000 debt is emblematic of Italy’s bank crisis

Conversation starters: Comments from our readers

"From the outside, at least, it seems to me that the German tradition is to educate people for their work, that is offer in-house training, which is specific and work related. In the UK the 'stupid' aspiration is for 50% to be sent to university, with no, or very little, work specific training. Perhaps this is why German industry, as whole, is superior to that in the UK."
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"If your financial advisor tells you to adjust your portfolio every so often based on various potential future outcomes, fire him. Your asset allocation should already be set up to weather all conditions based on your risk tolerances and financial goals."
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