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    1. The World

      May 3, 2016

      White House Countdown - Conspiracy theory

      Polls in Indiana close at 6pm and 7pm depending on where you live in the state. Ted Cruz will be hoping that the...

    2. May 3, 2016

      Brexit: sovereignty is not the same as power

      If Britain were to vote to leave the EU in June would it regain the sovereignty that those in favour of leaving argue...

    Special Reports

    1. Risk Management

      After much delay, EU-wide insurance regulations are finally here. But Solvency II divi...
    2. The New Trade Routes: Philippines

      Although analysts marvel at recent growth in the Philippines, there are changes all wa...
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    1. May 2, 2016

      Hillary Clinton outraises Bernie Sanders in April

      Hillary Clinton outraised Bernie Sanders by $600,000 last month, a sign that the Vermont socialist’s against-the-odds...

    2. May 2, 2016

      Ted Cruz’s tax plan can unshackle America

      There are two basic and opposed views of economics. One, espoused by the administration in Washington DC, holds that...

    3. April 29, 2016

      Banks raise prospect of court action over Fed dividend cuts

      One of America’s top banking lobby groups has raised the prospect of suing Congress over its decision last year to...

    4. April 28, 2016

      Volkswagen says ‘no sacred cows’ in turnround

      “This is what happens when Wolfsburg thinks they know better than São Paulo.” Volkswagen chief executive Matthias...

    5. April 28, 2016

      US election: Can Hill thrill after you’ve felt the Bern?

      Surrounded by hundreds of smiling supporters waving ‘H’ signs and American flags, Hillary Clinton took the stage at the...

    6. April 28, 2016

      Anti-Americanism fuels German fears over TTIP trade pact

      When Angela Merkel hosted Barack Obama and her fellow European leaders in Hanover this week, a top priority was to...

    7. April 28, 2016

      Millennials would bear the cost of Brexit

      The referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU sets the past against the future. If the nation wakes up on June 24 to...

    8. April 27, 2016

      Ted Cruz is no help to the Brexit campaign

      Are US Democrats siding with “Bremain” and Republicans backing Brexit? That is the gist of the Eurosceptic reaction to...

    9. Fast FT

      April 27, 2016

      Sterling picks up after UK Q1 GDP meets forecasts

      Sterling has brightened after an earlier bout of pre-data queasiness against the dollar, after UK first quarter GDP...

    10. Fast FT

      April 27, 2016

      OECD backs 'Remain'; highlights Brexit dangers

      George Osborne received another significant economic endorsement for his campaign to remain in the EU on Wednesday when...

    11. Fast FT

      April 26, 2016

      Sterling soars to fresh 10-week high

      The pound is on a rip-roarer. Sterling has now surged to a fresh 10-week high against the dollar to $1.4546 as the...

    12. Fast FT

      April 26, 2016

      FirstFT - laws without borders and killer robots

      Here’s a taste of today’s FirstFT email. You can sign up to receive it here. Barack Obama and the end of the...

    13. April 25, 2016

      The Leave camp’s flawed fightback on migration

      The Leave camp has long believed that immigration is among its strongest cards in the EU referendum debate. Now, after...

    14. April 25, 2016

      US to send 250 more troops to Syria

      The US is to send an additional 250 troops to Syria, significantly expanding its military presence in the country in an...

    15. April 25, 2016

      Brexit fears leave the euro alone for now

      President Obama didn’t cross the Atlantic just to lend a helping hand to David Cameron’s campaign to keep Britain in...

    16. April 25, 2016

      Barack Obama and the end of the Anglosphere

      When supporters of the Vote Leave campaign sketch out a future for Britain outside the EU, they often point to the...

    17. April 25, 2016

      UK immigration is the last refuge of the Leavers

      Believers in British exit from the EU could have sung Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive” before leaving tearful messages...

    18. Tech blog

      April 25, 2016

      #techFT - Keeping killer robots in check

      How do we curb killer robots, adjust to the industrial internet of things, break the unbreakable Moto X Force? Answers...

    19. FT Photo Diary

      April 25, 2016

      Virtual Reality with Obama and Merkel

      German Chancellor Angela Merkel tests a Virtual Reality (VR) goggle next to US President Barack Obama as they visit the...

    20. April 25, 2016

      EU-US trade: Five reasons why a deal looks difficult

      US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday called for negotiations for a controversial new...

    21. Fast FT

      April 25, 2016

      Sterling hovers near 6-week high after Obama intervention

      Sterling has been hovering near a six-week high today after an intervention by US president Barack Obama in the Brexit...

    22. Fast FT

      April 25, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: Opening calm

      It is set to be a busy week, with Barack Obama still in Europe and monetary policy meetings at both the US Federal...

    23. April 24, 2016

      Obama warns of decade-long wait for post-Brexit trade deals

      The UK could have to wait up to a decade to negotiate new trade deals with the US if it leaves the EU, Barack Obama...

    24. April 24, 2016

      Obama and Merkel unite over trade deal

      Barack Obama and Angela Merkel have called for talks over a transatlantic trade deal to be completed this year as fears...

    25. April 24, 2016

      Obama boosts UK’s remain camp — and infuriates the Brexiteers

      On a plush golf course north of London, Barack Obama shook his head as his ball headed towards the hole — only to pop...

    26. April 23, 2016

      Obama tells young British adults to reject isolationism and cynicism

      Obama visits the UK Barack Obama has told an audience of young British adults to reject pessimism, isolationism and...

    27. April 22, 2016

      Cameron emerges as the week’s winner in Brexit countdown

      It was seen in Downing Street as a “decisive week” in the EU referendum campaign, beginning with a 200-page Treasury...

    28. April 22, 2016

      Barack Obama’s decisive intervention in the Brexit campaign

      Barack Obama was expected to lob a grenade into the EU referendum debate. Instead, he has launched a Trident missile at...

    29. April 22, 2016

      Obama gives powerful warning against Brexit

      Barack Obama has delivered a stinging rebuke to supporters of a British exit from the EU, saying that if the UK left...

    30. April 22, 2016

      US and UK determined to stop Isis building ‘stronghold’ in Libya

      The US and UK are both “desperately” keen to ensure the new Libyan government of national unity succeeds, Barack Obama...

    31. FT Photo Diary

      April 22, 2016

      Snapping the President

      Photographers in the press pen as Prime Minster David Cameron welcomes US President Barack Obama to Downing Street ...

    32. April 22, 2016

      Obama in blast against Brexit

      Barack Obama began the first full day of his visit to the UK with lunch at Windsor Castle with the Queen and Prince...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      April 22, 2016

      Obama arrives at Downing Street

      President Barack Obama arrives at Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister David Cameron in London, England ...

    34. April 22, 2016

      Boris Johnson accused of racism in Obama row

      Boris Johnson has been accused of “dog-whistle racism” after suggesting that the “part-Kenyan” Barack Obama has an...

    35. FT Photo Diary

      April 22, 2016

      Catching a ride with Prince Philip

      Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh drives US President Barack Obama, US First Lady Michelle Obama and Britain’s...

    36. April 22, 2016

      Boris Johnson’s Obama comments were ill advised but not racist

      We have entered the phoney war stage of the British referendum campaign. This is the period when each side is cranking...

    37. Brussels Blog

      April 22, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: An American in London

      This is Friday’s edition of our daily Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    38. April 21, 2016

      Barack Obama lands with clear call for UK to stay in EU

      Barack Obama arrived in Britain on Thursday night with a forthright warning that the UK would be less able to deal with...

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