Trump Russia ties

Trump saw special counsel’s investigation as the ‘end’ of his presidency, report says

For the second time in his seven years as CEO, Koji Nagai has announced massive cost cuts

Shooting happened during riots after police raided houses searching for weapons

German camera maker criticised for ‘Tank Man’ homage to photojournalists

‘Barbelling’ sees clients move to either cheap, simple funds or pricey, high-octane ones

If France wants to transform itself, it needs to do more than take on one institution

Foxconn founder has set his sights on the presidency of the island democracy

Donations by France’s richest families illustrate the changing relationship between business, culture and the state

Zoom stock rises by 72% valuing group at $18bn

China Minsheng Investment Group shows deeper stress after missed debt payment

Group says activist investor’s case is not ‘compelling’ enough to warrant a board seat

Regulators give nod to new tool that mimics active fund management

US News

Reaction to the special counsel’s findings

Lakewood Church’s $60m ‘smiling pastor’ holds up worldly success as proof of God’s favour

Treasury secretary Mnuchin named in lawsuit claiming billions ‘siphoned’ from company

Trump’s tax code changes and property market nerves leave landlords with the upper hand

Opinion

The Top Line Brooke Masters

Goldman Sachs’ David Solomon is far from the only boss to be hit by bad news after replacing a long-serving leader

Highlights

Lakewood Church’s $60m ‘smiling pastor’ holds up worldly success as proof of God’s favour

Two books by Cass Sunstein to help win over the unconverted on the merits of nudge theory

The holder of this title until now would, for me, have been Muhammad Ali

Markets News

Regulators give nod to new tool that mimics active fund management

Unhedged buying of US bonds opens foreign investors to losses if dollar falls

Inflows for the week at $1.9bn on hopes of trade deal with China and Wall Street strength

Technology

On Wall Street Robin Wigglesworth

Private firms such as hedge funds are benefiting most from mining ‘alternative’ stats

Could a new innovation allow a brand to boost sales while cutting its carbon footprint?

German camera maker criticised for ‘Tank Man’ homage to photojournalists

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