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      Renzi needs a banking plan that will work

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      Gilts join negative yields club

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    1. 5 hours ago

      The Brexit contagion could consume the French elite next

      After the UK’s referendum on membership of the EU, France is now being forced to look at itself in the mirror, and ask...

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      Wall St post-Brexit rally set to stall

      Is Wall Street’s post-Brexit rally about to run out of steam? Possibly. After posting their biggest two-day rally in...

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      8 hours ago

      The economic factors behind the vote for Brexit

      Professor Kenneth Rogoff says that the UK vote to leave the EU was a “Russian roulette for republics”, with an...

    4. Fast FT

      9 hours ago

      Germany retail sales set for 'sharp slowdown' in Q2

      Shoppers in Europe’s largest economy are still on a healthy spending spree but it won’t be enough to prevent Germany...

    5. Fast FT

      9 hours ago

      Eurozone climbs out of deflation in June

      Inflation in the eurozone is back in positive territory after four consecutive months below zero, rising to 0.1 per...

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      10 hours ago

      Germany continues to enjoy record low unemployment

      Germany’s jobs market continues to look pretty healthy, as unemployment claims fell by a greater than expected 6,000 in...

    7. 17 hours ago

      Chinese tourist spending heads sky-high

      Chinese international travellers, swelled by a wave of individualistic millennials joining the middle class, are likely...

    8. Fast FT

      June 29, 2016

      Eurozone growth to slow as confidence falters in June

      An early sign of Brexit jitters hitting Europe? Following two months of rising confidence, the eurozone’s headline...

    9. Fast FT

      June 29, 2016

      Upbeat regional German inflation trickles in

      It’s inflation day in Germany. The country’s first regional reading for consumer prices has come in at a robust 0.4 per...

    10. Fast FT

      June 29, 2016

      Stagecoach profits slide; offloads European megabus to Flixbus

      Stagecoach suffered a 37 per cent fall in pre-tax profit in the year to April amid tough conditions in UK rail and bus...

    11. Fast FT

      June 29, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: focus on Tory contest

      Markets took a quick breather on Tuesday, with a (very) modest rally for the pound, but UK politics remained in...

    12. June 28, 2016

      Far right drives rise in extremism and violence in Germany

      Political extremism and violence is rising in Germany, notably among far-right radicals, the government has warned in a...

    13. Fast FT

      June 28, 2016

      Ireland, Malta, Belgium threatened by Brexit - Fitch

      A host of European economies are at risk of reduced growth as the EU could lurch towards “protectionism and economic...

    14. June 28, 2016

      Berlin mayor grapples with rising populism

      Berlin mayor Michael Müller delights in the welcome his ethnically diverse, multicultural city extends to newcomers...

    15. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      Italy considers new, state-backed bailout fund

      Matteo Renzi, Italy’s prime minister, has confirmed Italy is proposing a bank bailout fund that would seek to use the...

    16. June 27, 2016

      I do not believe that Brexit will happen

      All good dramas involve the suspension of disbelief. So it was with Brexit. I went to bed at 4am on Friday depressed...

    17. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      US stocks set to extend Brexit-fuelled sell-off

      More pain, no gain. US stock-index futures were suggesting that the sell-off triggered by the UK’s shock decision last...

    18. Fast FT

      June 27, 2016

      No 'automatic' Swiss deal for the UK - France

      Britain has no guarantee of securing a Swiss-style arrangement that gives access to the single market with limits on...

    19. The Exchange

      June 27, 2016

      America must move to save the European project

      This is a defining moment for American diplomacy. The vote by Britain to leave the EU poses a grave risk to the...

    20. June 27, 2016

      Euro 2016 cheat sheet: Belgium and Germany shine

      Round upFrance 2 — Republic of Ireland 1 How the Republic must hate the adjective “plucky”. It only ever shows up in...

    21. June 26, 2016

      Brexit set to give more protectionist EU states clout

      Britain’s exit from the EU shifts the balance of power on policymaking for business, giving a boost to a Franco-Italian...

    22. June 26, 2016

      Let Germany bring Europe back together

      European integration has suffered the greatest blow in its history with the UK’s Leave vote. But Britain is no longer...

    23. June 26, 2016

      Brexit: Angela Merkel yet again at centre of EU crisis

      Behind the funereal calm of chancellor Angela Merkel’s response to the UK’s shock Brexit vote is a desperate attempt to...

    24. June 26, 2016

      UK-US special relationship shaky following Brexit vote

      As one special relationship falters, another may beckon. The British vote to leave the EU could hasten a changing of...

    25. FT Photo Diary

      June 25, 2016

      Windjammer parade

      Visitors watch from a beach the sailing ship “Thor Heyerdahl” and others while sailing out of the Bay of Kiel during...

    26. Westminster Blog

      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...

    27. 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...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      June 24, 2016

      European Commission in Berlin

      People pass by the office of the representation of the European Commission in Germany in Berlin ...

    29. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Wall Street braces for sharp sell-off post Brexit

      Tin hats on. Wall Street is set to lurch sharply lower on Friday after a shock decision by the UK to leave the EU sent...

    30. 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...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      Deutsche Bank to cut 3,000 jobs in Germany

      Deutsche Bank has reached an agreement with employees to cut nearly 3,000 jobs in its home base of Germany as margins...

    34. June 23, 2016

      Gunman shot dead after storming German cinema

      Police have shot dead a gunman who stormed a cinema in western Germany and took several hostages. The incident took...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. June 22, 2016

      Europe considers implications of Brexit

      Concerns over Brexit do not end at the English Channel. Other European economies are following events closely over...

    38. June 22, 2016

      Merkel faces growing SPD challenge over tough policy on Russia

      Since Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula, German chancellor Angela Merkel has served as chief enforcer...

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