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    1. January 30, 2014

      Danish coalition clings on amid furore over Goldman deal

      Denmark’s coalition government was brought to the brink of break-up on Thursday following public outcry at a Goldman Sachs...

    2. December 9, 2010

      TDC

      Something is blossoming in the state of Denmark. The land of more than 400 islands took centre stage for private equity...

    1. November 19, 2010

      Leftwing parties in mood for a fight

      From Mr Poul Nyrup Rasmussen. Sir, The Party of European Socialists (PES) would like to respond to the article “Immigration:...

    2. April 29, 2010

      Merkel alert to pleas for swift action from leaders

      Angela Merkel, German chancellor, pledged yesterday to step up efforts to overcome the Greek fiscal crisis as Standard &...

    3. April 29, 2010

      Merkel alert to pleas for swift action from leaders

      Angela Merkel, German chancellor, pledged yesterday to step up efforts to overcome the Greek fiscal crisis as Standard &...

    4. April 28, 2010

      Merkel alert to pleas for swift action

      Angela Merkel, German chancellor, pledged on Wednesday to step up efforts to overcome the Greek fiscal crisis as Standard &...

    5. November 10, 2009

      Miliband does not want Brussels job, say backers

      David Miliband, the foreign secretary, has rejected high office in Brussels in favour of staying in British politics,...

    6. November 10, 2009

      Miliband does not want EU job, say backers

      David Miliband, the foreign secretary, has rejected high office in Brussels in favour of staying in British politics,...

    7. September 30, 2009

      Critics warn of attempt to undermine Square Mile

      The European Commission's proposed directive on "alternative investment fund managers" - prompted by public anger over the...

    8. September 29, 2009

      City alarmed by planned directive

      The European Commission’s proposed directive on “alternative investment fund managers” – prompted by public anger over the...

    9. September 13, 2009

      Debate shows no consensus on rules

      The European Commission has time to assess the impact of proposed rules for alternative investment managers before going...

    10. September 12, 2009

      EU plans for hedge fund rules 'flawed'

      A leading proponent of the European Union's controversial proposals to regulate hedge funds and private equity firms has...

    11. September 11, 2009

      EU plans for hedge fund rules ‘flawed’

      One of the leading proponents of the the European Union’s controversial proposals to regulate hedge funds and private equity...

    12. September 11, 2009

      Rasmussen and Myners face off

      Expect fireworks today at Guildhall in the City of London as Lord Myners takes on Poul Nyrup Rasmussen , president of the...

    13. July 2, 2009

      Sustainable growth requires greater regulation

      From Mr Poul Nyrup Rasmussen. Sir, Jonathan Russell, chairman of the European Private Equity and Venture Capital...

    14. April 30, 2009

      EU rules on hedge funds unlikely to end debate

      Europe's new rules for regulating hedge funds and private equity had been the subject of "an intensely political debate",...

    15. April 21, 2009

      EU hedge funds controls attacked

      The European Commission's plans to regulate hedge funds and private equity for the first time threaten to become a central...

    16. April 21, 2009

      EU draft rules for hedge funds attacked

      The European Commission's plans to regulate hedge funds and private equity for the first time threaten to become a central...

    17. April 21, 2009

      Brussels' plans to regulate funds 'worthless'

      Brussels' controversial plans to regulate hedge funds and the private equity industry threaten to become a central issue in...

    18. April 20, 2009

      EU draft rules for hedge funds attacked

      The European Commission’s plans to regulate hedge funds and private equity for the first time threaten to become a central...

    19. April 20, 2009

      Private equity leaders condemn draft EU law

      The private equity industry risks being hamstrung by draft European legislation to be published next week, according to...

    20. February 27, 2009

      Hedge funds and buy-out groups face moves by Europe

      Hedge funds and private equity groups will face proposed legislation to regulate their activities in Europe by April, a top...

    21. February 26, 2009

      Buy-out industry bows to EU code

      Europe’s private equity leaders will Thursday offer to accept an oversight and enforcement regime for a regional code of...

    22. February 26, 2009

      Buy-out industry bows to EU code

      Europe's private equity leaders will today offer to accept an oversight and enforcement regime for a regional code of...

    23. December 17, 2008

      McCreevy attacked over hedge funds

      Charlie McCreevy, EU internal market commissioner, came under fire on Wednesday from leading socialist lawmakers, who...

    24. December 11, 2008

      No rise in workers’ militancy, says unionist

      Labour unrest in Greece and Italy does not reflect a more general increase in militancy across Europe as workers are more...

    25. November 27, 2008

      EU's stimulus plan triggers rapid doubt

      The European Union's proposal yesterday for a €200bn economic stimulus plan for the bloc was met by immediate doubts on...

    26. November 26, 2008

      EU’s stimulus plan met with doubts

      The European Union’s proposal on Wednesday for a €200bn economic stimulus plan for the bloc was met by immediate doubts on...

    27. September 24, 2008

      Brussels urged to tighten capital rules

      Hedge funds and private equity could face tougher regulatory scrutiny after European lawmakers yesterday called for all...

    28. September 23, 2008

      Brussels urged to tighten capital rules

      Hedge funds and private equity could face tougher regulatory scrutiny after European lawmakers called for all financial...

    29. June 20, 2008

      A friendlier face to banish the sector's demons

      Private equity has reached a "critical point" in Europe and needs to act fast before Brussels imposes legislation on the...

    30. June 19, 2008

      Friendlier face to banish private equity demons

      Private equity has reached a “critical point” in Europe and needs to act fast before Brussels imposes legislation on the...

    31. June 17, 2008

      We need good rating agencies, regardless of nationality

      From Mr R Monro-Davies. Sir, Your report that Angela Merkel is arguing for a European rating agency (June 11),...

    32. May 25, 2008

      Back to the old blame game

      Hedge funds and private equity firms were under scrutiny last year before the credit crisis intervened and the focus moved...

    33. May 8, 2008

      MEPs to debate hedge fund rules

      The regulation of hedge funds and private equity is to be debated in the European parliament next month, after a report to...

    34. September 4, 2007

      Subprime crisis highlights case for greater disclosure

      From Mr Poul Nyrup Rasmussen. Sir, Wolfgang Gerke’s lesson from this summer’s subprime mortgage crisis is that we need...

    35. FT Alphaville

      June 5, 2007

      Democrats and Euro-Socialists call for tighter hedge fund rules

      European Socialists and US Democrats joined forces yesterday to urge tighter regulation of hedge funds and private equity...

    36. June 4, 2007

      Transatlantic call for tighter fund rules

      European Socialists and US Democrats joined forces on Monday to urge tighter regulation of hedge funds and private equity...

    37. FT Alphaville

      April 2, 2007

      Lunch Wrap - FT Alphaville's midday roundup

      FT Alphaville’s Lunch Wrap is a round up of the top news and views on FT Alphaville and FT.com as at noon, London time. __...

    38. FT Alphaville

      April 2, 2007

      Hedgies, private equity "fail at everything but greed"

      Holidays in Europe for private equity and hedge fund representatives may start getting uncomfortable in face of the growing...

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