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    1. May 27, 2016

      Voters need a credible alternative to populism

      The European Central Bank this week added its voice to a chorus warning of the dangers of populism. The surge in...

    2. FT Data

      May 27, 2016

      Eastern Europe has the largest population loss in modern history

      Eastern Europe’s population is shrinking like no other regional population in modern history. The population has...

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    1. Fast FT

      May 27, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: Brexit Plan B

      European leaders have stepped-up secret discussions about a future union without Britain, drawing-up a “plan-B” focused...

    2. May 26, 2016

      Paris and Berlin ready ‘Plan B’ for life after Brexit

      European leaders have stepped-up secret discussions about a future union without Britain, drawing-up a “plan-B” focused...

    3. FT Photo Diary

      May 26, 2016

      Sorbian mass

      Girls wearing traditional Sorbian festive dress arrive back in church to continue mass following the annual Sorbian...

    4. Fast FT

      May 26, 2016

      Oil trader Gunvor lands cheaper credit facility

      Gunvor, one of the world’s largest independent oil traders, has closed on a new $1bn revolving credit facility in Asia...

    5. May 26, 2016

      No German, no English — no job for refugees

      When the Assad regime came to Mohamad Taha Al-salamah’s door with accusations of political dissent, the then...

    6. May 25, 2016

      Bayer courts environmental bogeyman

      Two nightmarish scarecrows stand against a leaden sky. One with a skull for a face holds a spray can with the word...

    7. May 25, 2016

      Greece’s economy: Teutonic teachings

      Greece’s macroeconomic charts are all ugly: unemployment, debt to gross domestic product, GDP itself. These are what...

    8. Fast FT

      May 24, 2016

      Schäuble: Greek debt relief not a 'pressing problem'

      The man of the moment has arrived at today’s eurogroup meeting in Brussels on Greece. German finance minister Wolfgang...

    9. Fast FT

      May 24, 2016

      Three things to expect from today's Greek eurogroup

      Eurozone finance ministers will be meeting in Brussels later this afternoon for their latest round of negotiations over...

    10. FT Data

      May 24, 2016

      Datawatch: under-three cared for only by their parents

      Half of the EU’s children aged under three are cared for only by their parents. The proportion is higher in eastern...

    11. FT Alphaville

      May 24, 2016

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Tuesday - Delong versus Volcker. - Brad Setser makes a case for more public investment in Germany. - The...

    12. Fast FT

      May 24, 2016

      German Q1 GDP growth confirmed at 0.7%

      Germany’s economy grew by 0.7 per cent in the first three months of the year, boosted by domestic demand, a final...

    13. Fast FT

      May 24, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: fracking permit raises the heat

      The UK has just approved its first shale gas fracking application in five years. Councillors in North Yorkshire voted...

    14. May 23, 2016

      BHS leaves Goldman Sachs with sucker scars

      Goldman Sachs was once unkindly described as a “vampire squid wrapped round the face of humanity”. In its engagement...

    15. May 23, 2016

      IMF urges eurozone to ease Greece’s debt pile with interest cap

      The International Monetary Fund confronted Germany over Greece’s unsustainable debt burden, issuing a bleak assessment...

    16. May 23, 2016

      Fiat hits back at German transport body over emissions tests

      Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has hit back at the German transport authority over allegations that it installed illegal...

    17. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      IMF calls for immediate Greek debt relief

      The International Monetary Fund has called on European creditors to provide “upfront” debt relief for Greece, in its...

    18. FT Photo Diary

      May 23, 2016

      On screen

      A camera screen shows German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere as he addresses a press conference after releasing...

    19. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Fiat shares drop on reports of emissions cheating

      Shares in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fell almost 6 per cent before recovering some ground on Monday following reports in...

    20. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Vienna Stock Exchange appoints new management

      Wiener Börse has appointed a new management team as it jostles for position as a key trading centre in Western Europe....

    21. Brussels Blog

      May 23, 2016

      Brussels briefing: Austria's right turn?

      Welcome to Monday’s edition of our daily Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    22. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Greek bonds jump bailout on hopes

      Bring on the debt relief. Yields on 10-year Greek government debt have fallen to their lowest level since mid-November...

    23. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Eurozone PMI hits 16-month low

      The eurozone economy may have expanded at a decent pace of 0.5 per cent in the first quarter of the year but the...

    24. Fast FT

      May 23, 2016

      Opening Quote: Bayer the buyer; BHS; Ryanair; Brexit

      Ryanair’s profits growth is set to slow, Bayer has offered $62bn for Monsanto, MPs are looking into what happened at...

    25. FT Alphaville

      May 23, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      Ryanair’s profits growth is set to slow, Bayer has offered $62bn for Monsanto, MPs are looking into what happened at...

    26. Brussels Blog

      May 23, 2016

      The coming fight over the digital single market

      Although the Commission has yet to propose the bulk of its digital single market reforms, in the Council the teams are...

    27. Nick Butler

      May 23, 2016

      Has gas demand in Europe peaked?

      Can anything reverse the decline of natural gas as a source of primary energy in Europe? Gas demand in 2015, despite a...

    28. May 22, 2016

      Merkel condemns scrapping of parliamentary immunity for Turkish MPs

      Angela Merkel has condemned the move by Turkey’s legislature to strip nearly a third of its lawmakers of parliamentary...

    29. May 22, 2016

      The IMF and calling Berlin’s bluff over Greece

      At one level, the recurring Greek crises fit the idea from Karl Marx of history repeating itself, first as tragedy then...

    30. May 22, 2016

      Russia’s Gazprom left wounded by gas price plunge

      Novy Urengoy is the town that gas built. Just 35 kilometres from the Arctic Circle, there was little more than ice and...

    31. The Exchange

      May 21, 2016

      Can the G7 rekindle the flame of co-operation?

      For those of a nostalgic disposition, able to remember how the world was before the rise of China and the end of the...

    32. May 20, 2016

      Nato divided over renewing dialogue with Russia

      Divisions are growing within Nato over the need to renew dialogue with Russia, as fears grow that the stand-off between...

    33. May 20, 2016

      German fans of UK humour unamused by Boris Johnson’s Nazi jibe

      Britons may not be aware of this, but there is a generation of Germans who revere their unique style of humour. A...

    34. Brussels Blog

      May 20, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Erdogan's Choice

      Welcome to Friday’s edition of our daily Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    35. Fast FT

      May 20, 2016

      German producer prices fall for 33rd month

      German factory gate prices fell for their 33rd consecutive month in April. In the latest setback for central bankers...

    36. May 19, 2016

      Berlin seeks to reach Greece deal with IMF

      Germany and the International Monetary Fund are trying to narrow their differences over the Greek financial rescue and...

    37. Fast FT

      May 19, 2016

      IMF pushes for bold Greek debt relief

      The International Monetary Fund has pushed for comprehensive measures to tackle Greece’s debt burden and urged for bold...

    38. May 19, 2016

      Erdogan’s march to absolute power has Berlin’s blessing

      With Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu forced from office, Turkey has passed a political watershed: Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s...

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