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    1. March 20, 2015

      Germans miss out on Dax bonanza as share ownership drops by third

      German stocks touched record highs at the bourse in Frankfurt this week, but Angelika Stahl from the nearby village of...

    2. March 20, 2015

      Flower gardeners should look to Europe for perennial possibilities

      Like money, gardening never sleeps. It is not only that weeds are always with us. So are new plants, new plans and the...

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    1. Frankfurt as a Financial Centre

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    1. March 19, 2015

      Mittelstand goes into damage-limitation mode

      Germany’s Mittelstand bond market is being overhauled in an effort to improve transparency for investors following a...

    2. March 18, 2015

      Voices from the street: Frankfurt protesters speak

      Protesters from a leftwing alliance calling itself Blockupy took to the streets of Frankfurt to protest against austerity...

    3. FT Photo Diary

      March 18, 2015

      Flames in front of the ECB

      A ‘Blockupy’ anti-capitalist protester walks near a burning barricade near the European Central Bank (ECB) building before...

    4. March 18, 2015

      Anti-capitalist protesters target ECB in Frankfurt

      Anti-capitalist clashes outside ECB Residents of Frankfurt, Germany’s normally sedate financial capital, woke up to whirring...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      March 10, 2015

      ECB rider

      A BMX rider jumps over a nail plate at a ‘Osthafen’ bridge arch with the new headquarters of the European Central Bank and...

    6. March 4, 2015

      ECB prepares to give details of QE scheme

      The euro slid to an 11-year low on Thursday, as investors waited for details from the European Central Bank about its plans...

    7. February 23, 2015

      Ticket vendor CTS Eventim’s shares slide on antitrust inquiry

      Europe’s largest ticket vendor is under investigation by antitrust regulators over the strength of its market position. CTS...

    8. Westminster Blog

      February 23, 2015

      Tory MP: EU referendum is deterring UK investment

      Mark Garnier is a brave breed of Tory MP. The former fund manager and member of the Treasury select committee has spoken out...

    9. FT Alphaville

      February 13, 2015

      This is nuts. Enjoy your trip to the moon.

      Rocket Internet, the German-listed ecommerce investment group, has opportunistically raised about €600m in fresh equity at...

    10. February 12, 2015

      Rocket Internet seeks about €600m in fresh equity

      Rocket Internet is planning to raise about €600m in a fresh equity offer, underlining the rate of cash burn at the...

    11. February 10, 2015

      Shankly denialist Sky pays fat price for football rights dominance

      Football is a matter of life and death to Sky, if not to Bill Shankly, who rated it more highly. For all its talk of Arctic...

    12. February 6, 2015

      Rocket Internet places €600m order for food delivery ventures

      Rocket Internet, the German ecommerce group, has snapped up more than €600m of equity in food delivery rivals across Europe...

    13. FT Alphaville

      February 5, 2015

      Did the Fed's QE actually do anything for the real economy?

      Eric Rosengren, the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, gave a speech in Frankfurt on Thursday arguing that the...

    14. FT Photo Diary

      February 5, 2015

      Frozen in Feldberg

      People walk past snow and ice-covered trees on top of the Feldberg mountain during a winter day, about 20km from Frankfurt,...

    15. January 23, 2015

      Markets’ misplaced faith in central banks

      Our Draghi, who art in Frankfurt, hallowed be thy name. Mario Draghi’s €1.1tn of shock and awe — €60bn a month of bond...

    16. January 23, 2015

      Greek banks spur eurozone equities rally

      European shares hailed the launch of eurozone quantitative easing with the biggest weekly jump in more than three years as...

    17. January 22, 2015

      Poland draws big banks for ‘nearsourcing’

      With its quaint 13th-century market square, meandering canals and botanical gardens, Wroclaw bears little resemblance to the...

    18. January 19, 2015

      Q&A: ECB bond buying and national losses

      The European Central Bank is set to bow to German pressure this week and call on eurozone states’ central banks to shoulder...

    19. January 9, 2015

      ECB study suggests €500bn bond buying programme as QE option

      A package of up to €500bn-worth of investment-grade government bond purchases was among the options tabled by European...

    20. December 29, 2014

      Memling: Flemish Renaissance, Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome — review

      In his own time, Hans Memling was regarded as a remarkable talent. In 1540, one writer in Bruges described the 15th-century...

    21. December 16, 2014

      Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann steps up criticism of QE

      com">Jens Weidmann, the hawkish president of Germany’s Bundesbank, has stepped up his calls for the European Central Bank to...

    22. Brussels Blog

      December 10, 2014

      Leaked EU summit conclusions: Draghi left hanging?

      The dance had become so routine that we at the Brussels Blog were thinking of giving it a name, the Eurozone Two-Step. Ever...

    23. FT Photo Diary

      December 2, 2014

      Woolly jumper in the cold

      A sheep stands amid ice-covered plants on the Hohen Meissner mountain 750 meters above sea level near Hessisch Lichtenau,...

    24. December 1, 2014

      German woman’s death triggers soul searching about immigration

      A student teacher murdered in Germany after defending two other women has become a national hero while leading many to...

    25. FT Photo Diary

      December 1, 2014

      Grounded in Frankfurt

      A plane of German flagship carrier Lufthansa is parked on tarmac in Frankfurt’s airport on Monday. Lufthansa cancelled 1,350...

    26. November 28, 2014

      Why luxury air travel is taking off again

      British Airways’ Technical Block C does not have the feel of somewhere in the vanguard of luxury. A grey concrete block,...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      November 26, 2014

      Frankfurt's Christmas market

      Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images Visitors walk through the Christmas market at Roemerberg square on its opening day on Wednesday...

    28. November 20, 2014

      Europe’s economic future depends on French reforms

      The crisis of confidence in the euro – when millions of citizens feared for their savings and virtually the entire economic...

    29. The World

      November 6, 2014

      Three things to watch at today's ECB meeting

      The European Central Bank’s governing council gathered in Frankfurt on Wednesday for its monthly meeting, which will end on...

    30. November 5, 2014

      The ECB confronts the dark past of its new home with sensitivity

      Beneath the European Central Bank’s new headquarters is a dank cellar that hosted one of the darkest episodes in Frankfurt’s...

    31. November 3, 2014

      Jihadis slip through Europe’s passport-free travel zone

      When Mehdi Nemmouche, a French jihadist, made his way home from the Syrian battlefield in March, he crossed borders with the...

    32. November 2, 2014

      Entrepreneurs in step with a growing venture

      Milan has carved a name for itself as Italy’s fashion and design capital. Style is in the city’s DNA and even those with...

    33. October 31, 2014

      ECB moves house after three-year delay

      The ECB’s new head quarters More than 2,600 central bankers will move house in November, when the European Central Bank...

    34. October 27, 2014

      Krona weakness reflects Riksbank dovishness

      Keep an eye on the Swedish krona. The Riksbank delivers its latest policy decision on Tuesday and given Sweden in September...

    35. October 26, 2014

      Monte dei Paschi shares tumble 20%

      Shares in Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena tumbled 20 per cent on Monday, after the Italian lender and eight of its domestic...

    36. October 23, 2014

      Amazon to open German data centres to soothe European concerns

      Amazon will offer its corporate customers the option of running internet services and holding data in Germany as it...

    37. October 21, 2014

      Whitbread to launch Premier Inn brand in Germany

      Whitbread is to launch Premier Inn in Germany, its first foray into the budget hotel market in continental Europe. The...

    38. FT Photo Diary

      October 20, 2014

      Last landing

      Fredrik von Erichsen/dpa/AP A Lufthansa aircraft lands at the Frankfurt, central Germany, airport Monday morning. The...

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