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Study co-written with Standard Chartered points to benefits of faster processing

Waning well productivity may force cut in forecasts of output

Organisers say protest is biggest yet in support of a rethink on leaving EU

Type 26 from Lockheed Martin-led group beats rivals to provide backbone of Ottawa’s navy

The founders of the prize created a tension between high-mindedness and readability

Shares in the company are down 30 per cent from their peak. Is this a warning of deeper problems in the market?

Moscow allegedly sought to create ‘social and political division’ ahead of polls

Tens of thousands demand president takes tougher stance against China

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Former UK deputy prime minister says he never wanted to be a lobbyist

Opponents allege business people paid for packets of messages slurring presidential rival 

Britons whose families fled Nazi persecution of Jews look to maintain EU links

US News

Hedge fund supremo stumbles with bet on US department store chain

Head of Cleveland-Cliffs lashes out at Wall Street analysts after shares fall

Shares plunge in Arkansas lender that has backed developments as far away as New York

Trump’s cap on state and local deductions causes anguish on campaign trail

Opinion

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The fall of the once-mighty SPD holds lessons for socialist parties across Europe

After initially getting the creeps, FT correspondent Robin Wigglesworth discovered the city’s charms

Blighted by corruption and ignored by regional allies and the US under Trump, some warn of ‘total chaos’ to come

Markets News

The Long View Michael Mackenzie

Unloved value stocks will shine but you’ll have to wait for the next recession

Cut comes as Italy lodged in row with Brussels over budget plans

Italian assets stage dramatic turnround; euro pushes higher

Technology

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Former UK deputy prime minister says he never wanted to be a lobbyist

US-based companies find willing recruits in figures such as Nick Clegg

Digital payments company’s stock needs a youthful kick

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