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    1. April 24, 2015

      The bold Brussels ‘eurocrats’ who command the world’s respect

      It is that rare thing: a policy made in Brussels that clearly works. The bold moves against Google and Gazprom over the past...

    2. April 24, 2015

      The heavy hand of US market intervention

      The US’s free markets are being distorted by the government, which is riding roughshod over investors. That is the charge....

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    1. April 23, 2015

      Malaria tests get cheaper and more sensitive

      Next-generation technologies are about to transform the diagnostics landscape, with far-reaching implications for malaria...

    2. April 22, 2015

      Rolls-Royce: East-ern promises

      Seen at a certain level of abstraction, it is a record to be proud of. In the four years that John Rishton has been running...

    3. April 22, 2015

      Companies fall short on conflict minerals reporting, says Amnesty

      The majority of companies that have to file reports to the US financial regulator on their use of minerals mined in the...

    4. April 20, 2015

      Investors fight for greater say on boards

      A campaign to win shareholders a greater say over who sits on corporate boards has exposed a rift between some of the...

    5. April 20, 2015

      $5.9bn deal fuels hot property M&A market

      Prologis, one of the world’s largest industrial property landlords, has agreed to buy KTR Capital, a real estate focused...

    6. April 19, 2015

      GE executive seeks renewal of funding for Export-Import Bank

      The US risks compounding the mistake it made by not joining a new China-backed Asian infrastructure bank if Republicans in...

    7. April 19, 2015

      Dollar’s rise casts shadow on US earnings

      A surging dollar is expected to hit some of the largest US multinationals this week, as more than a fifth of S&P 500...

    8. April 17, 2015

      Strong dollar buffets GE amid restructure

      A strong dollar weighed on General Electric’s revenues and earnings in its first earnings announcement since revealing its...

    9. April 16, 2015

      Rolls-Royce set to secure A380 engine order with Emirates Airline

      Rolls-Royce is poised to clinch one of the biggest deals in its history, with an order for some 200 engines to power Airbus...

    10. April 15, 2015

      Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia: a very un-French deal

      This deal seems very un-French — suspiciously so, if you are a Nokia shareholder. A socialist government in Paris, fresh...

    11. April 14, 2015

      US companies unleash share buyback binge

      An ageing US equity bull run retains one major source of buyers these days — the large companies that dominate the share...

    12. April 13, 2015

      GE Capital: Garage sale

      When the palace has a garage sale, shoppers can find a gem. On Friday, General Electric announced it would divest most of...

    13. April 13, 2015

      GE Capital tells a cautionary tale for shadow banks

      General Electric’s share price is still a fair way off the $42 highs that the group enjoyed in the 2007 run-up to the...

    14. FT Alphaville

      April 13, 2015

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Monday, - The Federal Reserve on avalanche patrol. - “Couldn’t we say that a tie is really a symbolic...

    15. April 12, 2015

      US companies on course to return $1tn to shareholders in 2015

      Shareholders in the biggest US companies stand to receive a record $1tn in cash this year, as blue chips’ concerns over the...

    16. April 12, 2015

      GE Capital succumbs to changing regulatory climate

      The dismembering of GE Capital, the sprawling financial arm of General Electric, marks the next stage in a great reordering...

    17. April 10, 2015

      GE/JPMorgan: legends of the fall

      On Wednesday, Jamie Dimon’s letter to shareholders once again defended JPMorgan’s universal banking model. That defence took...

    18. April 10, 2015

      GE returns to its industrial roots

      General Electric has launched a radical plan to dispose of most of its financial services operations and return to its...

    19. April 9, 2015

      GE to sell most of its $30bn property portfolio

      General Electric is an advanced talks to sell most of its $30bn real estate portfolio to Blackstone and Wells Fargo, people...

    20. March 31, 2015

      Hitachi chief looks beyond Japan to build global conglomerate

      Hiroaki Nakanishi, the chief executive of Hitachi, made his name as a turnround artist, setting the broader trend for...

    21. March 31, 2015

      How does one make it as a business pioneer?

      How do we define a business pioneer? This was the first question the six judges — three Financial Times columnists and three...

    22. March 17, 2015

      GE wins time to address EU fears over Alstom deal

      General Electric has won an extra 20 days to reconcile its differences with the European Commission over the impact of its...

    23. March 15, 2015

      Nomura faces $1bn mortgage securities trial

      A US government agency will seek more than $1bn from Nomura on Monday in the first case to come to trial from the 2011...

    24. March 15, 2015

      GE sells Australian finance unit in further streamlining

      A consortium including Varde Partners, KKR and Deutsche Bank have signed an agreement to buy General Electric Capital’s...

    25. February 23, 2015

      Brussels launches in-depth probe into GE’s tie-up with Alstom

      Brussels has launched in-depth probe into GE’s partial takeover of French industrial champion Alstom, in a signal that...

    26. February 13, 2015

      Setback for Siemens’ takeover of Dresser-Rand

      Siemens faces a new setback over its planned takeover of Dresser-Rand, the US oilfield equipment maker, after the European...

    27. February 8, 2015

      Warren Buffett faces pressure for more disclosure

      Warren Buffett is under fire from investment analysts who cover his $370bn company, Berkshire Hathaway, over the quality of...

    28. February 6, 2015

      Siemens plans to axe 7,800 jobs to halt revenue stagnation

      Siemens plans to cut 7,800 jobs worldwide in an attempt to make the sprawling engineering conglomerate more efficient and...

    29. January 28, 2015

      GE and Statoil partner on green initiative

      General Electric of the US and Statoil of Norway are launching a research and development partnership to work on ways to cut...

    30. January 28, 2015

      Alstom to face bribery trials in UK court

      Allegations of bribery by Alstom, the French conglomerate that is selling its power division to General Electric, will be...

    31. January 23, 2015

      General Electric boosted by aviation and power units

      General Electric, the US manufacturing and finance group, has reported underlying earnings for the fourth quarter of 2014...

    32. January 20, 2015

      Tesco, Terry Leahy and the importance of keeping shtum

      There is a framed picture that every retired leader should hang on the wall next to the photographs of their meetings with...

    33. January 16, 2015

      Can investors judge chief executives’ performance?

      When Serco announced the appointment of Rupert Soames as chief executive last February, shares in the outsourcer rose by...

    34. beyondbrics

      January 15, 2015

      Oil price slump cleaves divisions between EM winners and losers

      The skidding prices of oil and other commodities are starting to cleave sharp divisions between those emerging market (EM)...

    35. January 8, 2015

      US export economy fails to import jobs

      This month, brace yourself to hear plenty of rhetoric coming out of Washington about “exports” and “jobs”. As a new...

    36. January 6, 2015

      Handbag discounts hurt Michael Kors

      Sentiment on luxury retailer Michael Kors soured further with the latest blow coming from analysts at Credit Suisse, who...

    37. December 22, 2014

      Healthcare at heart of robust year in M&A

      Market wisdom has it that most takeovers destroy value in the long-run. But the world’s largest companies seem to have had...

    38. December 22, 2014

      Alstom to pay record $772m fine for bribery

      French industrial group Alstom SA pleaded guilty on Monday to paying more than $75m in bribes to government officials around...

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