Lex: premium commentary

Lex is the FT’s premium daily business and finance column. It is the oldest and arguably the most influential column of its kind. Writers in London, New York, San Francisco and Hong Kong highlight global risks and opportunities with wit and brevity. 

The odds are surely narrowing that the UK remains in the EU

US customer price increase likely to be spent luring more viewers, not balancing the books

Replacing admirable chief Rakesh Kapoor will be tough

Shareholders worry that a slowing US economy will stall banks’ profit expansion

Analysts note higher savings are possible, suggesting Swiss group’s suitor could pay more

Spanish bank may have dodged a bullet over lost pay from UBS