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Prosecutors in New York’s southern district are poring over the president’s affairs

PM to meet Eurosceptic critics at her country residence after Tory MPs push for her to quit

US company’s acquisition of Dubai-based rival would be rare tech success for Middle East

John Elkann, scion of Italy’s Agnelli family, signals openness to mergers

European capitals vying for financial services jobs expected to leave London

Change of stance for centrist Ciudadanos reflects wider polarisation in country

Meat industry needs migrant labour at a time Washington’s rhetoric is hostile to outsiders

Ankara’s role under pressure as political tension rises after refugee crisis

Top bankers told deferred stock is on ‘no-sale’ list until Commerzbank talks resolved

Watchdogs investigate bank over claims of ‘misleading’ analyst advice to short lira

Beijing is refusing to concede on Washington’s demands that it ease curbs on tech companies

Chinese telecoms group reveals it spends $300m a year on academic partnerships

Life & Arts

Potential buyers are drawn to the city’s vibrant culture and annual flat tax

The German politician on fighting for ‘Grexit’, clashing with Merkel — and what he thinks about austerity now

Bohemian rhapsody; the dawn of spring; portrait of a Russian spy and much more

US News

Ex-McKinsey managing director still has a bone to pick with Lloyd Blankfein

Prominent conservative is major supporter of president’s economic agenda

Political stars converge on small farm state seen as key for establishing momentum

Image sharing platform reveals jump in revenues and narrowing losses

Opinion

Highlights

The secret to dealing with new owners is to prepare them well for what to expect

Owen Matthews delves into KGB archives for Richard Sorge’s dramatic story

Stuttering economy lags EU peers as a trade and investment partner for Beijing

Markets News

Market Questions is the FT’s guide to the week ahead

Stocks lose almost 2%, Bunds turn negative and US Treasury yield curve goes inverted

The fashion jewellery market is increasingly turning to lab-grown stones

Technology

US company’s acquisition of Dubai-based rival would be rare tech success for Middle East

Ex-employees highlight data security issues from ‘archaic’ IT system and homeworking

Chinese telecoms group reveals it spends $300m a year on academic partnerships

Life & Arts