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IPO set to be largest for a European technology company in years

Raiffeisen Bank hit by Ukraine conflict

Vienna-based lender set to report full-year loss

Commodities prices sink to five-year low

Rising dollar and supply plus China worries weigh on index

Shadows creep across European newspapers

FT correspondents examine the impact of digital transformation

Hedge funds: California calls time

Calpers’s decision to withdraw its money has further alarmed the industry

Weak ECB loans demand paves way for ‘QE’

Banks took just over half expected loans in TLTRO operation

Richemont suffers as Asian sales flatline

Political uncertainty and shifts in consumer taste hit group

Unilever comments spark share price fall

Finance director cautious on consumer goods industry prospects

Economic soufflé at risk of implosion

Europe is stagnating and global demand remains inadequate

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

Fed and ECB drive bond market divergence

Investors scramble to adjust to prospect of US interest rate rise

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

O’Leary persuades group to expand jet beyond 189 seats