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    1. August 29, 2015

      European ministers back tighter rail security

      European ministers late Saturday backed tighter security measures on the region’s rail network and called on the...

    2. August 26, 2015

      Attack puts railway security into EU arena

      Until Friday’s foiled gun attack on a high-speed train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris, the prospect of a terrorist...

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    1. August 25, 2015

      Train terror suspect played jihad YouTube tape before attack

      The heavily armed man who boarded a train between Amsterdam and Paris last week listened to a jihadist recording on...

    2. August 23, 2015

      Thwarted train attack shows France’s vulnerability to terrorists

      As French investigators questioned Ayoub el-Khazzani on Sunday, a host of unknowns continued to surround the...

    3. August 22, 2015

      American tourists avert bloodbath in French terror train attack

      Three US citizens have been hailed as heroes after wrestling a heavily armed man to the ground aboard a train between...

    4. August 21, 2015

      Gunman wounds passengers on French train

      A man has been arrested in the northern French town of Arras after he opened fire aboard a train from Amsterdam to...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      August 19, 2015

      Sailing in to Amsterdam

      The Stad Amsterdam clipper sails during the Sail-In Parade marking the beginning of the Sail Amsterdam 2015 nautical...

    6. July 17, 2015

      Diplomatic fight breaks out on MH17 plane anniversary

      A diplomatic tussle over how to prosecute those behind the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine broke out as...

    7. FT Alphaville

      July 16, 2015

      So, Jamie Dimon came to Europe

      Fine… he runs JPMorgan Chase, it’s a big bank. What’s so interesting about him getting on a plane? He went to Amsterdam...

    8. FT Alphaville

      July 10, 2015

      An homage to China: "even the Karachi Stock Exchange didn't come up with something like this"!

      On China’s innovative approach to mangling its markets — and whether it’s a dead-cat bounce — here’s SocGen’s Albert...

    9. June 30, 2015

      Flow Traders seeks €1.7bn valuation from upcoming IPO

      Flow Traders, the Netherlands-based proprietary trading company, has set a target of up to €1.7bn from its Amsterdam...

    10. June 18, 2015

      Trading firm Flow Traders to seek listing

      Flow Traders, a Netherlands-based proprietary trading firm, is set to become the first electronic trader in Europe to...

    11. June 10, 2015

      Unable to work or leave, failed EU asylum seekers caught in trap

      Mohammed does not recall how the fight started but he can remember how it ended: with a police bullet in his knee. A...

    12. June 4, 2015

      European pension funds win 2-year derivatives exemption

      Pension funds in Europe will be granted a further two-year exemption from the mandatory clearing of derivatives, giving...

    13. May 20, 2015

      Jean-François Théodore, architect of Euronext, 1946-2015

      Jean-François Théodore, who has died aged 68, had a dream to create a single continental bourse to trade stocks and...

    14. April 24, 2015

      Boardroom trades April 25

      Long-term investors in Sopheon will know the rags-to-riches-to-rags story of this Aim-listed software company, which...

    15. March 27, 2015

      Amsterdam’s Schiphol halts flights after power cut

      All flights into and out of Amsterdam’s airport were cancelled on Friday morning after the Dutch capital and...

    16. MBA blog

      March 9, 2015

      Two exhausting weekends

      Fresh from an all-day simulation on leading change, my cohort made their way to St Pancras on Thursday evening for our...

    17. March 4, 2015

      Eurostar sale raises £757m for Treasury

      The Treasury has sold its 40 per cent stake in the Eurostar cross-Channel train service for £585m, almost twice the sum...

    18. February 18, 2015

      Sapinda proposes alternative Petropavlovsk deal

      Sapinda, the investment group that is threatening to push Petropavlovsk into bankruptcy unless it renegotiates it debt...

    19. February 17, 2015

      Stakeholder pushes Petropavlosk for new debt talks

      A private investment vehicle has bought a significant stake in Petropavlovsk and is threatening to push the troubled...

    20. February 11, 2015

      Heineken dividend increase fuelled by emerging markets success

      Heineken increased its dividend by a quarter after a rise in profits in 2014, although the manufacturer warned growth...

    21. January 27, 2015

      Amsterdam: a modern-day refuge for the start-up crowd

      Population 811,000 Mobile phones in the Netherlands 21m Percentage of all companies in the tech sector 4.4 A haven for...

    22. January 15, 2015

      Central London tops world as most expensive city for construction

      Complex planning rules, high labour and land costs and exacting design standards have combined to make London the most...

    23. January 14, 2015

      Bill Ackman distances Pershing Square hedge fund from rivals

      Bill Ackman, one of the world’s highest profile hedge fund managers, has said he would prefer to be called “something...

    24. December 18, 2014

      Airbnb in deal with Amsterdam to collect tourist taxes

      Airbnb has signed an agreement with the city of Amsterdam to collect tourist taxes, its first such agreement with a...

    25. December 2, 2014

      Insuring the sharing economy

      When Daan Weddepohl’s house burnt down, he found himself scrounging from friends and neighbours, sleeping on sofas and...

    26. November 24, 2014

      Mota-Engil Africa lists in Amsterdam

      Mota-Engil, Portugal’s largest construction company, has listed its African subsidiary on the Euronext stock exchange...

    27. November 14, 2014

      Michael Pye: Europe’s secret history

      There’s a fine, white beach at Domburg: huts and dunes, kids and ice-cream and gentle summer waves. The English used to...

    28. November 14, 2014

      Why the feelgood factor is returning to Amsterdam

      There is a new optimism in Amsterdam. The Dutch economy is out of recession and is expected to grow by 0.75 per cent in...

    29. October 17, 2014

      Ackman denies plans to launch activist campaigns in Europe

      Bill Ackman, the American hedge fund manager, has said he has no plans to launch activist investment campaigns in...

    30. October 13, 2014

      Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square fizzles on IPO

      Shares in hedge fund activist Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Holdings sank nearly 11 per cent on their stock exchange...

    31. September 28, 2014

      Bank of Cyprus prepares for shake-up ahead of listings shift

      What do a billionaire US private equity investor, an ex-KGB agent and the archbishop of Cyprus have in common? They are...

    32. FT Alphaville

      September 15, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE The Fed can take its time, if it wants to: By most accounts — the musings of Wall...

    33. September 15, 2014

      Bill Ackman plans $2bn Pershing fund IPO in Amsterdam

      US hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has decided to switch the planned listing of one of his funds from London to...

    34. September 11, 2014

      CME names Cees Vermaas to lead European business

      CME Group has appointed Cees Vermaas, former chief executive of the Amsterdam stock exchange, to head its growing...

    35. September 9, 2014

      Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was hit by ‘high energy objects’

      Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 almost certainly crashed in eastern Ukraine after suffering structural damage in mid-air...

    36. September 3, 2014

      Gurre-Lieder, Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam – review

      When Schoenberg’s Gurre-Lieder was first performed in 1913 Vienna, the world was about to change. By the time the...

    37. August 7, 2014

      Euronext profits buoyed by appetite for flotations

      The buoyant market for initial public offerings in Europe helped stock market operator Euronext report a rise in...

    38. July 18, 2014

      US airlines recover after Ukraine crash

      US airline shares capped a volatile two days of trading on Friday, recovering the declines they had sustained in the...

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