Three of the biggest American lenders report higher than expected profits

Three of the largest US banks beat profits expectations on Wednesday on the back of a strengthening US economy, and Egyptian authorities have seized the container ship that blocked the Suez Canal as they seek compensation of more than $900m from the Ever Given’s owners. Plus, the FT’s deputy editor, Patrick Jenkins, discusses Deutsche Bank’s turnaround after years as the “sick bank of Europe.” 

Boom on Wall Street powers US bank profits

Deutsche Bank dodges bullets and goes mainstream

Ever Given seized as Egyptian authorities seek $900m compensation

Ponzi mastermind Bernard Madoff dies aged 82

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