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      François Hollande meets Marine Le Pen to discuss Brexit fallout

      François Hollande met Marine Le Pen at the Elysée Palace on Saturday in a sign of how the far-right leader has taken...

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      June 25, 2016

      Brexit day two as it happened: EU founding members escalate calls for swift UK exit

      This Live Blog session closed at 18:27 on 25 Jun 2016. The European political establishment has begun formulating its...

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    1. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      S&P 500 tumbles 3.6% in worst day since August

      US stocks took a beating on Friday, with the S&P 500 index sinking by 3.6 per cent in the market barometer’s steepest...

    2. June 24, 2016

      Merkel and Hollande must seize this golden chance

      The facts of political Europe have changed. Britain has made its choice and continental European leaders must do the...

    3. June 24, 2016

      What does Brexit mean for the ECB?

      Central banks are scrambling to reassure markets after the UK’s vote to leave the EU sparked turmoil. Here fastFT takes...

    4. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      How the eurozone's rebellious south welcomed Brexit

      Right-wing eurosceptics from the Netherlands to France have welcomed the UK’s momentous decision to exit the EU,...

    5. June 24, 2016

      Brexit spells disaster for France

      For France in the postwar period, the UK has been an indispensable benchmark: the ex-imperial, nuclear twin against...

    6. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Merkel, Hollande, Tusk, Renzi to meet for post-Brexit summit

      Chancellor Angela Merkel will host Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi, European Council president Donald Tusk and...

    7. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Britain's Brexit vote - the reaction from abroad

      No doubt pages and pages will be written over the next few days, weeks and months about how the “leave” camp snatched...

    8. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      LSE-Deutsche Börse deal still going

      Deutsche Börse and the London Stock Exchange said that they remained “fully committed” to the “agreed and binding...

    9. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Tusk: 'we will keep our unity as a 27 member bloc'

      Donald Tusk, president of the European Council has warned EU leaders are “determined to keep our unity as a 27″ after...

    10. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      'Nexit' & 'Frexit' - Geert Wilders call for Dutch referendum

      Europe’s eurosceptic leaders are capitalising on today’s momentous ‘Leave’ vote in the UK. In the Netherlands, Geert...

    11. June 24, 2016

      How will Brexit result affect France, Germany and the rest of Europe?

      Britain’s decision to leave the EU changes the facts of life in Europe, increasing the challenges faced by the...

    12. June 23, 2016

      Airbnb hit by unfair competition complaint from French hotels

      A leading French hoteliers’ association has lodged a formal complaint against Airbnb and other online...

    13. June 23, 2016

      French unions take long way round on demo

      For the tenth time in three months, leftwing trade unions took to the streets of Paris and other French cities on...

    14. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      UK referendum - how it is viewed by the European media

      With less than four hours still to go before voting closes in the UK’s EU membership referendum, it’s not only...

    15. FT Photo Diary

      June 23, 2016

      Marseille demonstration

      Protestors hold a smoke bomb and a placard of the French General Confederation of Labour (CGT) worker’s union of the...

    16. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      France and Germany set for show of unity next week

      The EU’s two most important founding member states will be putting on a show of unity in the aftermath of the UK’s...

    17. June 23, 2016

      François Hollande has done the right thing, too late

      As often in his presidency, François Hollande has done the right thing but too late. Reversing an earlier decision,...

    18. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      Eurozone activity falls to lowest since Dec '14

      Private sector output in the eurozone slowed to its weakest pace in 17 months in June, in another sign economic...

    19. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      French manufacturing falls to 16-month low

      Zut alors! France’s manufacturing sector has suffered its worst month since start of 2015 as the country is gripped by...

    20. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: Should I stay or should I go?

      So come on and let me know.   At last – at last – it is June 23, the day of the UK’s referendum on EU membership. For...

    21. June 22, 2016

      Hollande reverses ban on union protest against French jobs reform

      France is braced for another day of clashes between police and rioters later this week, after Socialist president...

    22. June 22, 2016

      An untold EU story about NHS and Brexit

      When I escorted my husband to accident and emergency at London’s University College Hospital a couple of Saturday...

    23. June 21, 2016

      Le Pen seeks mileage from Brexit debate

      Marine Le Pen has seized on the referendum on Britain’s EU membership to request a similar vote in France, as she threw...

    24. June 21, 2016

      Cast as the victim, Jérôme Kerviel fights on against SocGen

      In one of the early scenes in L’Outsider, the new film about rogue trader Jérôme Kerviel which is released on...

    25. FT Photo Diary

      June 20, 2016

      England fans gather in Saint-Etienne

      England fans sing as they gather ahead of today’s England v Slovakia UEFA Euros 2016 Group B match in Saint-Etienne,...

    26. June 20, 2016

      European diesel car sales hit by VW scandal

      Standing before shareholders in Ingolstadt last month, Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler bore unfortunate news. “The...

    27. June 19, 2016

      Euro 2016 cheat sheet: Albania hopes kept alive with historic win

      Round up Romania 0 Albania 1 Albania delighted fans of underdogs everywhere by recording their first win, and their...

    28. June 19, 2016

      Reports link Belgium terror arrest suspects to Brussels bombers

      Two of the three men arrested by Belgian police this weekend in a series of anti-terror raids have links to the suicide...

    29. June 19, 2016

      Hollande to face party primary before re-election bid

      France’s governing Socialist party is to hold a primary election to choose its presidential candidate for next year’s...

    30. June 18, 2016

      Brexit: Britain is either in or out, French economy minister warns

      France will issue an “in or out” ultimatum to the British government if the UK votes to leave the EU in next week’s...

    31. June 17, 2016

      Kerviel ‘should not pay damages’, court told

      Jérôme Kerviel, the rogue trader who cost Société Générale €4.9bn, received another boost from a French court on...

    32. June 17, 2016

      Merkel warns politicians against inflaming hatred

      Angela Merkel on Friday warned that the killing of British MP Jo Cox should serve as a stark reminder to politicians to...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      June 17, 2016

      Italy scores

      Italy’s Eder, right, celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Euro 2016 Group E soccer match between Italy...

    34. Tech blog

      June 17, 2016

      #techFT - New Facebook data aids ad-book

      Facebook for ad-bookers, Uber making major-market profits, getting the messaging. #techFT is a daily newsletter on...

    35. June 17, 2016

      Food shopping: Allez les verts

      Le Comptoir des Producteurs, Paris In the highest echelons of French cooking, the grands chefs are naturally...

    36. Fast FT

      June 17, 2016

      Eurozone at risk of 'lost generation' - ECB's Cœuré

      The eurozone will suffer a “lost generation” without urgent government action as high levels of youth unemployment...

    37. Fast FT

      June 17, 2016

      French wage growth picks up in first quarter

      Wage growth picked up in France in the first three months of the year, although the improvement will likely do little...

    38. FT Alphaville

      June 16, 2016

      Why is the Netherlands doing so badly?

      It’s been eight lean years for residents of the euro area: Some might blame the weak growth figures on the failure of...

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