German gloom hits Thomas Cook bookings

Shares in tour operator fall as consumer confidence drops

Rouble crumbles as capital seeps out

Russian currency declines 1.1% to record low of Rbs38.767

SABMiller tops FTSE on takeover talk

Heineken rebuffs bid from SAB, speculation InBev waiting in wings

Europe stock fund inflows reverse sharply

Investors turn cool, with outflows in nine of past 10 weeks

Ready or not – currency volatility is back

Seasoned forex traders welcome it but companies not so pleased

Wall Street soft as Fed meeting looms

Bond yields rise as dollar holds highs

Bond markets braced for Scotland impact

Tartan bonds likely issued next year regardless of vote outcome

Russian investors wary of new ceasefire

Shareholders are still nursing losses from previous false dawns

Fed and ECB drive bond market divergence

Investors scramble to adjust to prospect of US interest rate rise

Job Moves: who is hiring and where

The latest job moves and coverage of people making the news in the world’s financial capitals

Ryanair in $11bn deal for 200-seat 737s

O’Leary persuades group to expand jet beyond 189 seats

Week in Review, September 6

Luxury groups put their differences aside; Luxottica, Uber and Virgin Airlines also in the news

FTSE returns to dotcom bubble level

Index shrugs off geopolitical concerns

Russian stocks leap on ceasefire hopes

Putin unveils seven-point plan after talks with Poroshenko

US manufacturing strength boosts dollar

Treasury bond yields rise and gold sinks

European stocks rise with all eyes on ECB

Weak data increase expectations of bond purchase programme

Ditch the hokum on asset diversification

Investment professionals are working in the dark

Germanwings pilots set to to go on strike

Central bankers face ‘confidence bubble’

Quest for sustainable growth must avoid fresh market disruption

The bond paradox and how it will end

Prices have soared despite huge issuance