Fink’s new breed of shareholder activism

Head of BlackRock backs ‘focus on long-term value creation’

Watch credit markets for signs of stress

Concern on debt linked to energy companies, while hopes for support from monetary policy remain

Another bite taken out of Apple’s status

Why the company is no longer the world’s biggest

Investors thirsty for big beer bonds

AB InBev’s $46bn offering hits the spot

Sanders keeps big banks’ ghosts alive

Vermont firebrand’s White House run lengthens the odds on regulatory relief

Financing mega deals to test bond market

Dell’s mission for $50bn for EMC buy will be revealing

‘Sharing economy’ titans stay private

Demand doubts cloud outlook for valuations

Fed lift-off clouds US yield crystal ball

Predictions of a government debt sell-off seem safer this year, but complacency threatens

Investors hold breath over subprime reboot

Traders look on as bottom end of securitisation market restarts

Rate environment for real estate sours

How vulnerable is the sector to rising interest rates?

Unicorns beware: markets get it wrong

Lessons for private tech companies before they go public

Regulators confront the ‘Wall St second’

‘Systems risk’ arrives after black-box trading lifts speed of markets

NY’s ‘snarling watchdog’ seeks new master

Rift forms over the state’s Department of Financial Services

Doubts grow about impact of Fed stimulus

QE is now increasing the likelihood of stress in financial markets

Tech ‘unicorns’ opt for dual share listings

Investors willing to give up voting rights for post-IPO stability

Fed rate mystery keeps dollar fears alive

A stronger greenback has the potential to batter EMs

Old engine of Wall Street is sputtering

Volcker rule still causing much grief within banks

Samson’s weakness is a cautionary tale

US energy sector’s rising levels of distressed debt track oil’s plunge and rising cost of capital

Commodity index investing debate reignites

A decade on, two resource index investing reports are revisited

Bank disrupters fail to live up to hype

Growth, ambition and stalking banks threaten sector independence