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      How to beat Vladimir Putin in the battle for hearts and eyeballs

      The west is belatedly waking up to the power of the Kremlin’s media machine. The supreme commander of Nato called the...

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      Coca-Cola HBC sinks on Goldman critique

      Coca-Cola HBC hit a four-month low on Tuesday after Goldman Sachs said its profitability target looks unachievable. The...

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    1. 17 hours ago

      Time to move beyond ‘emerging markets’

      “As we are . . . prisoners of the words we pick, we had better pick them well,” said Giovanni Sartori, the Italian...

    2. August 3, 2015

      Redefining EM: Matrix offers new perspective on definition

      The challenge facing today’s emerging market investors is to discern order — or at least pattern — among a great...

    3. August 3, 2015

      Moscow vows tit-for-tat asset seizures in $50bn Yukos dispute

      Moscow has warned Washington that it is ready to seize US assets if American courts freeze Russian ones to enforce a...

    4. August 3, 2015

      The museum of New Russia’s ambitions

      “Do we look like terrorists?” the rebel fighter who called himself the Caribbean asked, leaning in with a smirk. “We’re...

    5. beyondbrics

      August 3, 2015

      Europe must wake up before Iran falls into the arms of Russia and China

      Everybody seems to be greedily eyeing potential business deals with Iran after the nuclear deal reached with six world...

    6. FT Photo Diary

      August 3, 2015

      Aquatics World Championships

      Katie Ledecky from U.S. swims during the women’s 1500m freestyle heats at the Aquatics World Championships in Kazan,...

    7. FT Photo Diary

      August 3, 2015

      Swimming like a fish

      A spectator watches the morning heats at the Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia on Monday ...

    8. FT Alphaville

      August 3, 2015

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Monday, - Mark Dow on why EM won’t crash — it is different this time. - Secular stagnation: a...

    9. August 2, 2015

      The lessons of the Litvinenko inquiry

      It was almost the perfect murder weapon, deadly but unidentifiable. But when British nuclear scientists discovered that...

    10. July 31, 2015

      Putin ‘personally ordered’ murder of London critic, inquiry told

      Russian president Vladimir Putin is a “tinpot despot” who personally ordered the murder of Kremlin critic Alexander...

    11. July 31, 2015

      Russian vigilantes give restaurants food for thought

      A band of pro-Kremlin youths descended on one of Moscow’s luxury grocery stores this week — and headed straight for the...

    12. July 31, 2015

      Russia rate cut adds to pressure on rouble

      Russia’s central bank has cut its benchmark interest rate by 0.5 percentage points, a move likely to be welcomed by...

    13. FT Data

      July 31, 2015

      Datawatch: Forecast GDP growth in eastern Europe for 2015

      Prospects for economic growth in big eastern European economies that are EU members have not been affected by the...

    14. July 31, 2015

      The price is right as Russian oil heads west

      US-Russian relations have been dominated by two major trends over the past few years: the vast rise in US oil output...

    15. July 30, 2015

      Evidence points clearly to Litvinenko’s killers, inquiry told

      Scientific evidence “points unwaveringly” to the two main suspects as the killers of the Kremlin critic Alexander...

    16. July 30, 2015

      Nato fighter jets intercept Russian aircraft

      Fighter jets from Nato’s Baltic air policing mission have scrambled to intercept 22 Russian aircraft in multiple...

    17. July 30, 2015

      Russian Modernism: Cross-Currents of German and Russian Art, 1907-1917, Neue Galerie, New York — review

      Kitsch and radiance wrangle at the oddball exhibition of German and Russian modernism at New York’s Neue Galerie. This...

    18. July 30, 2015

      Russians await interest rate decision

      Izvestiya, the Kremlin-friendly Russian daily, is known primarily for its coverage of the country’s politics and...

    19. July 30, 2015

      P&G’s slow turnround frustrates analysts

      Analysts expressed frustration with the slow pace of Procter & Gamble’s turnround after a collapse in fourth-quarter...

    20. FT Alphaville

      July 30, 2015

      A sovereign legal scorecard

      First let’s start with a scatter chart, courtesy of Charles Robertson at Renaissance Capital. Click to enlarge… That...

    21. July 29, 2015

      BAML new bond indices exclude EM issuers

      Bank of America Merrill Lynch will create new bond indices that exclude emerging market issuers, after rating...

    22. FT Photo Diary

      July 29, 2015

      Preliminary plunge

      China’s Si Yajie is seen underwater during the women’s 10m platform preliminary event at the Aquatics World...

    23. July 29, 2015

      Peugeot turnround speeds up with return to first-half profit

      PSA Peugeot Citroën on Wednesday reported a first-half profit for the first time since 2011 as the French carmaker...

    24. July 28, 2015

      Emerging currencies hit 15-year lows

      Emerging market currencies were steadier in Asian trading on Wednesday, having slumped to 15-year lows as China’s...

    25. July 28, 2015

      Litvinenko suspect says Moscow critic poisoned day before meeting

      A suspect in the murder of Alexander Litvinenko has said the Kremlin critic told him he had been poisoned the day...

    26. FT Photo Diary

      July 28, 2015

      In the swim

      Swimmers start the women’s 10km open water race at the Aquatics World Championships in Kazan, Russia. ...

    27. July 28, 2015

      GM to put $5bn into emerging market car

      General Motors is to spend $5bn on a new family of vehicles to push into global growth markets while deepening its...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      July 27, 2015

      In sync in Russia

      Members of Team France perform in the synchronised swimming team technical final at the Aquatics World Championships in...

    29. July 27, 2015

      Litvinenko murder suspect fails to appear before panel

      The head of the inquiry into the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexander Litvinenko has said he suspects manipulation by...

    30. beyondbrics

      July 27, 2015

      A complacent west is failing Ukraine

      The west is in danger of losing Ukraine unless there is a significant change in the scale and nature of its engagement...

    31. FT Photo Diary

      July 27, 2015

      Best foot forward

      Spain’s Ona Carbonell performs in the synchronised swimming solo free routine preliminary at the Aquatics World...

    32. FT Data

      July 27, 2015

      Finland suffers from Russian links

      Finland’s economy has been contracting uninterruptedly since the start of 2012, excluding a brief mild expansion in the...

    33. July 26, 2015

      Putin appeals to nationalist support as economy wobbles

      When Vladimir Putin took the stage on Sunday in Baltiysk, a town that is home to part of Russia’s Baltic Fleet, the...

    34. July 26, 2015

      Russian corporates prepare foreign debt blitz

      Russian businesses are preparing to issue a blitz of foreign debt, despite financial sanctions that have all but closed...

    35. July 26, 2015

      Nouriel Roubini: Dr Doom condemns cute investment labels

      Nouriel Roubini is known as Dr Doom, ostensibly because of his foresight in predicting the US housing problems that led...

    36. July 24, 2015

      Litvinenko suspect had poison, hearing told

      A key suspect in the murder of the Kremlin critic Alexander Litvinenko told an ex-colleague he had a “very expensive...

    37. July 24, 2015

      Return of Ukraine fighters alarms Russia

      To outward appearances, Oleg Melnikov is the image of the middle class Moscow hipsters who helped lead the 2011-2012...

    38. July 24, 2015

      Visa chief Charlie Scharf adds to pressure for Sepp Blatter exit

      The chief executive of Visa has increased the pressure on Fifa president Sepp Blatter to leave immediately, saying that...

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