Ban high-value bank notes ‘to cut crime’

Big bills have crucial role in underground economy, says report

Eliminating the big bucks to cut crime

High-value notes are only of use to the underworld, says study

Through the past, darkly

Today’s economic situation in Europe has parallels with the 1930s and Hitler’s speedy recovery

Economic Outlook

Fed chair’s report to Senate is standout event

US jobs report triggers rally for dollar

Wall St slide caps poor start to February

Why nobody is happy with the US economy

Wall Street is in line with Main Street over the outlook for growth

Lending to emerging markets comes to halt

BIS fears ‘vicious’ circle’ of deleveraging and turmoil

Dollar bounces after payrolls data

Greenback rallies against major currencies on strong wage growth

Ralph Lauren slumps on dollar headwind

Competition increases from fast-fashion retailers and ecommerce

Wall St pares gains as oil prices retreat

Dollar down sharply versus euro and yen

Lagarde urges overhaul of crisis response

Emerging-market trouble needs bolstered ‘safety net’

Default may be Venezuelans’ best hope

If imports are cut, hardship could turn to humanitarian crisis

Prepare for the next recession

It is crucial to recognise that something more unconventional might have to be done

How South Korea is hurting European shares

Seoul hosts largest and most liquid market in the world for options on single stocks

Foreign funds cut China investment quotas

First fall in demand for securities for a decade

Dollar hit by weak US service sector data

Wall Street recovers from early sell-off

Sterling rallies on strong services data

Pound hits three-week high as PMI beats expectations

Turkey’s central bank hit by lira fall

Pressure from Erdogan seen as reason for inaction

Stocks slide in tandem with oil prices

Treasury yields sink to multi-month lows

Emerging markets take toll on Lazard

Net income falls 8.1% on market volatility and currency headwinds