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    1. February 4, 2016

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      January 28, 2016

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    1. Fast FT

      January 28, 2016

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    2. January 25, 2016

      Cyprus: Crossing the divide

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      January 25, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: The Left also rises?

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      January 25, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: The Left also rises?

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    5. January 18, 2016

      Mercuria secures ChemChina as strategic partner with 12% stake

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    6. January 14, 2016

      President sees 2016 as crucial for Cyprus

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    7. January 13, 2016

      Cyprus finance minister warns on fiscal rules for reunited island

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    8. January 12, 2016

      Beacon of hope glimmers in Cyprus stand-off

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    9. Fast FT

      December 10, 2015

      Citi promotes bankers to senior roles in E Europe

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    10. FT Alphaville

      December 8, 2015

      Plus500 is back!

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    11. FT Photo Diary

      December 3, 2015

      Syrian sorties

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      December 2, 2015

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    13. December 2, 2015

      Combat capability of RAF Cyprus base to be bolstered ahead of vote

      British military planners are preparing to double the number of combat aircraft based in Cyprus ahead of the expected...

    14. FT Alphaville

      November 27, 2015

      Behold! A regulatory clampdown in Cyprus

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    15. November 24, 2015

      Bad loans at Europe banks double that of the US

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    16. FT Alphaville

      November 23, 2015

      Plus ça change at Plus500

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    17. FT Alphaville

      October 28, 2015

      Globo: 'Yes, we've called the cops'

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    18. October 21, 2015

      Russia’s Syria strategy poses challenge to Nato in Mediterranean

      Russia’s military intervention in Syria is serving as a broader announcement of Moscow’s renewed determination to hold...

    19. FT Alphaville

      October 12, 2015

      Jurisdiction shopping, Plus500 style

      A trading update lands from Plus500, the Israeli contract for difference group. Let us draw your attention to a...

    20. October 5, 2015

      Cyprus seeks €1.5bn in 10-year bond sale

      Cyprus is planning its first sale of long-dated government debt since the financial crisis that left the island in need...

    21. Brussels Blog

      October 2, 2015

      Klaus Regling interview: the annotated transcript

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    22. FT Photo Diary

      October 1, 2015

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    23. FT Data

      September 14, 2015

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    24. FT Alphaville

      September 10, 2015

      Unravelling Russia's offshore financial nexus (updated)

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    25. September 8, 2015

      Migrant crisis adds to Europe’s anxiety about Islam

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    26. September 4, 2015

      Postcard from . . . Cyprus

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    27. August 18, 2015

      Eurozone: The case against ‘cash for reform’

      Angela Merkel will today urge the German Bundestag to support a new €86bn eurozone rescue loan for Greece, as long as...

    28. August 4, 2015

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    29. July 22, 2015

      Eurozone borrowing rises to record as recovery remains weak

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    30. July 17, 2015

      Greek maritime industry fears being punished for its success

      On the wall of his office overlooking Piraeus’ busy port, George Xiradakis has mounted the weathered bow of his...

    31. FT Alphaville

      July 17, 2015

      Plus500: close but not closed

      Shareholders of Plus500, the London-listed but Israel based contract for difference broker, this week voted to approve...

    32. July 12, 2015

      Governments roll out red carpet for rich foreigners

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    33. July 4, 2015

      Greek banks prepare plan to raid deposits to avert collapse

      Greek banks are preparing contingency plans for a possible “bail-in” of depositors amid fears the country is heading...

    34. June 29, 2015

      Free Lunch: How Athens can make the most of capital controls

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    35. FT Alphaville

      June 28, 2015

      "The Governing Council stands ready to reconsider its decision"

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    36. June 24, 2015

      British exit from EU could take 10 years, study says

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    37. June 19, 2015

      IMF approves €280m Cyprus bailout payment and praises reforms

      At least one Greek-speaking country is in the International Monetary Fund’s good books. The fund on Friday approved the...

    38. June 17, 2015

      Sick Finland ready for austerity medicine, says Alexander Stubb

      Finland has been the hardest of eurozone hardliners for much of the Greek crisis, enthusiastically backing an...

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