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    1. June 28, 2015

      Swedish investors attack governance record of Norway’s oil fund

      Norway’s oil fund has come under attack from several of Sweden’s largest investors over concerns that the world’s biggest...

    2. June 18, 2015

      Norway cuts interest rates to record low

      Norway cut its main interest rate to a record low of 1 per cent, as fears over the impact of the low oil price trumped...

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    1. June 15, 2015

      Electric car sales ready to move out of the slow lane

      Fear of running out of battery has not held back the smartphone market. But it has crippled electric cars. Now, however,...

    2. June 12, 2015

      Oslo opera house at forefront of capital’s waterfront developments

      Oslo has long been overshadowed by more dynamic, cosmopolitan Scandinavian cities such as Copenhagen and Stockholm. But the...

    3. The World

      May 29, 2015

      Fighting the crisis of liberalism, one suicide-bomber joke at a time

      There are drawbacks to being a satirist from a deeply authoritarian state. Exile is a frequent consequence. But it has its...

    4. May 27, 2015

      Norway oil fund plans to withdraw from coal-burning utilities

      Norway’s $916bn oil fund will consider pulling billions of dollars of investments out of coal in a move that threatens...

    5. May 26, 2015

      Rebounding US dollar crucial for central banks

      Many central banks around the world are watching whether the US dollar can regain momentum and help stimulate their slowing...

    6. May 21, 2015

      National Grid calls for UK to plug in to Europe

      The chief executive of National Grid on Thursday called for the UK to be more deeply integrated into a Europe-wide energy...

    7. May 18, 2015

      From Canada to Australia, energy groups’ cuts are laid bare

      Oil projects shelved Judged by the pace at which energy groups have slashed spending and delayed new projects, 2015 has...

    8. May 17, 2015

      Train operators track European contracts as markets open up

      When a train used to reach a European border, the driver would have to get off, walk to the rear carriage and change the...

    9. April 29, 2015

      Nordic banks: hit return

      Nordic banks practise what they preach. Chastened by their own crisis in the nineties, they were better placed when the...

    10. April 29, 2015

      Norway’s sovereign oil fund earns more than government spends

      Norway’s $916bn oil fund on Wednesday trumpeted its best-ever quarterly return, boosted by monetary stimulus in Europe that...

    11. April 15, 2015

      Norway oil fund begins policy of revealing how it votes

      Norway’s $880bn oil fund will on Wednesday usher in a new era in corporate governance when it begins to disclose in advance...

    12. April 13, 2015

      Nordic dilemma over how much to include the populist parties

      Populist parties have shaken the political elite across Europe. But as groups such as the Finns, France’s National Front or...

    13. April 10, 2015

      Nordic countries to boost defence co-operation

      The five Nordic countries are to step up their defence co-operation as a direct response to the Russian military threat in...

    14. April 8, 2015

      Helge Lund in line for big payout after short stint as BG chief

      Helge Lund was hired to turn round BG Group. Instead, after just eight weeks as chief executive of BG, the Norwegian is...

    15. April 6, 2015

      Iran nuclear deal primes market for rising oil exports

      The nuclear agreement between Iran and world powers could lead to a burst in its oil exports and open the way for...

    16. April 3, 2015

      Affordability is key to UK’s policy on shared parental leave

      Britain’s shared parental leave policy begins on Sunday with high hopes in the government it will have a significant effect...

    17. FT Alphaville

      March 30, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Iranian officials took nuclear talks to the wire, raising a further obstacle by...

    18. March 29, 2015

      China industrialist criticises US over visa rejection

      The Chinese industrialist poised to take control of Italian tyremaker Pirelli has lashed out at the US, saying he is missing...

    19. March 26, 2015

      UK draws on Norwegian green power with €2bn cable

      Operators of electricity networks in the UK and Norway have approved a €2bn deal to build the world’s longest subsea power...

    20. March 22, 2015

      CNCC closes in on Pirelli takeover

      China National Chemical Corporation has reached an agreement with the controlling shareholders of tyremaker Pirelli with the...

    21. March 20, 2015

      My First Million — William Buick

      William Buick, whose father was a champion jockey and mother a dressage rider, came to prominence when he won the Lester...

    22. March 19, 2015

      Explorers hold high hopes for oil prospects off Falkland Islands

      Argentina began issuing 50 peso notes this month featuring a map of the Falkland Islands. Through mass circulation, they are...

    23. March 18, 2015

      BMW warns earnings growth will slow as China car market cools

      BMW expects its earnings growth to slow this year as the Chinese car market cools and the German luxury carmaker invests to...

    24. March 15, 2015

      Norway takes action against closet-tracking

      The Norwegian regulator has become the first in Europe to accuse a bank of mis-selling a “closet tracking” fund — products...

    25. March 13, 2015

      ‘One of Us: The Story of Anders Breivik and the Massacre in Norway’, by Åsne Seierstad

      At school, the young Anders Breivik formed a friendship with a boy of Pakistani extraction, which excluded him from fellow...

    26. March 13, 2015

      Norway’s oil fund joins push for proxy access in US

      The world’s biggest sovereign wealth fund has thrown its weight behind the push for shareholders in US companies to be...

    27. FT Alphaville

      March 12, 2015

      The mystery of the missing money, part 1

      Those with the patience to pore over balance of payments data occasionally get rewarded with surprising nuggets of insight....

    28. March 5, 2015

      Investors in two minds over QE in Europe

      If the Federal Reserve had applied the same rules to its quantitative easing programme as the European Central Bank has for...

    29. March 4, 2015

      Norwegian Air Shuttle grounded by pilot strike

      Norwegian Air Shuttle is facing one of its biggest crises after a strike by pilots grounded all of its domestic flights in...

    30. March 2, 2015

      Telecoms groups back giving users ‘mobile digital identity’

      Plans to bring together passwords and authentication for internet services on to a single platform are being developed by...

    31. March 2, 2015

      Oligarch’s oil deal caught in sanctions crossfire

      Fridman’s North Sea oil deal As first days at work go, Monday was eventful even by the standards of someone as experienced...

    32. February 26, 2015

      Nato spending promises largely ignored

      Only two of Nato’s six biggest defence spenders — the US and France — will fulfil a pledge to protect military budgets made...

    33. February 23, 2015

      Norway faces up to prospect of North Sea slowdown

      Norway’s economic model has long been much-admired. The Scandinavian country is one of the wealthiest nations in the world,...

    34. FT Alphaville

      February 17, 2015

      How will the oil crash affect Norway?

      The shift to an oil-driven economy with a high wage capacity has been a comfortable journey. The journey forward, where the...

    35. February 16, 2015

      Revenue sees rise in requests from abroad to trace tax evaders

      Britain was asked for help by foreign governments seeking to track down tax evaders on nearly 2,500 occasions in 2013, up 45...

    36. February 12, 2015

      Sweden’s Riksbank takes leap into unknown with rates cut

      In global currency wars, one of the smaller players has just fired a very big weapon. Sweden’s Riksbank on Thursday became...

    37. February 12, 2015

      Norwegian Air Shuttle dips into losses after year of problems

      Shares in Norwegian Air Shuttle fell 14 per cent on Thursday morning after the low-cost carrier went into the red for the...

    38. February 9, 2015

      Norges Bank eyes krone recovery

      The growing belief that oil prices have hit bottom has turned attention to the potential knock-on effects of calmer crude...

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