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Oligarch and owner of Chelsea football club returns to Russia

Spending spirals as uncertainty persists over how Britain’s EU departure will pan out

Citigroup expects recovery from fall of about 15% in first 5 months of the year

Ryanair’s Jacobs worries ‘hard core Brexiters’ could put vital transition deal in doubt

YouTube Music will seek to break the ‘duopoly’ with paid-for subscription

Under Trump, the US is increasingly seen as an unreliable partner

Analysis Mifid

Requirement to charge for arranging ‘access’ leads some to ditch middlemen

Continent’s business chiefs look to create bigger companies that can compete globally

Analysts estimate the disposal could be valued at about £600m

Investment firms call for removal of directors after board rejects highest bid

Film censors allow plots that reflect Beijing’s more muscular foreign policy

Life & Arts

‘I’m very afraid of boredom. I have nervous energy that has to be channelled’

The north-west London neighbourhood is home to a number of grand villas and ex-local authority flats

FT Magazine Jancis Robinson

‘With climate change, higher villages on the Côte d’Or are producing whites with enough ripeness’

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Analysis Companies

With Maduro victory seen as foregone conclusion, voters say they will stay away

China Construction Bank seeks money to attend Republican fundraiser

Attempt to save nuclear deal with Tehran by allowing companies to ignore embargo

Company ends up in war of words with US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross

Opinion

Highlights

It has been a decade. What happened, how did it change you and where are you now?

Britain and EU fall out over Galileo

The heavyweight champion on politics, Kasparov and bringing boxing skills to business

Markets News

Italian politics and the euro, EM sell-off and US yields’ impact on Europe also in focus

Producer countries and energy companies gain as consumers and airlines are hit

Higher US bond yields and dollar apply pressure to countries with large debts

Technology

YouTube Music will seek to break the ‘duopoly’ with paid-for subscription

Tech giant accused of publishing content that harmed reputation of its smaller rival

Data company used by Trump presidential campaign hit by fallout over privacy scandal

Life & Arts