Soft data and Greek worries hurt equities

Shanghai hit by renewed volatility

Founder of Silk Road given life in prison

Ulbricht sentenced for running $200m online black market

Surplus hits physical oil cargoes price

Further weakness looms for crude futures

How the Chinese currency came in from the cold

Some say it is undervalued, some say it is overvalued, writes Izabella Kaminska

China reshaping global supply chains

Low cost makers look elsewhere, while Beijing seeks to establish New Silk Road

Banks plumb lower depths of subprime auto

Credit markets heat up as lenders push into murkier areas

Nasdaq sued by Swedish watchdog

Competition authority seeks $3.7m in standout antitrust case

LNG prepares to come out of oil’s shadow

Liquefied natural gas is set for a transformation

Mixed view of Japan’s 10-day rally

Capitalising on better governance is not as easy as buying an ETF

China stocks plunge more than 6%

Shanghai Composite seven-day winning streak ends with a bang

Derivatives rules threaten home loans

Banks pull back from swaps with smaller players

India drives demand for fertiliser

Phosagro predicts the country’s imports could rise more than 60%

Oxford nominates female vice-chancellor

Professor Louise Richardson set to arrive in January 2016

Capital flows to EM seen at post-2009 low

Investors put off by sluggish growth and rising US rates

Tokyo stocks complete 10-day win streak

Brokers warn of looming ‘disappointment trade’ after longest unbroken run of gains since 1988

Puerto Rico faces tough debt decisions

Hedge fund groups bet on keeping island’s government solvent