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Saudi prince’s ambition for life beyond oil forces Opec deal 

More than 2 years of sub-$50 oil hit the economy and threatened diversification plans

Italy’s referendum casts shadow over banks’ bad loans

Poll on constitutional reform makes it awkward for efforts to tackle lenders’ debts

Investor nerves begin to build ahead of Italian referendum

‘No’ vote expected to lead to higher bond yields, lower share prices and weaker euro

Derivatives luminary Donald Wilson at centre of courtroom battle

Famous derivatives trader has professorial air as he testifies in New York courtroom

Wall Street breaks from groupthink on Treasuries

Variety of views on bonds stands in contrast to crushing consensus on the equity side

Opinion & Analysis

This bond-sell off matters, but it’s not yet a turning point

A rapid rise in US government bond yields is changing everything else in markets

Wall Street breaks from groupthink on Treasuries

Variety of views on bonds stands in contrast to crushing consensus on the equity side

One simple move to slow the executive gravy train

Make every director’s contract contingent on approval by the shareholders

Break the EU rules, not the banks, if Italy votes No

Underlying problems could be fixed by economic growth and time

A game-changing month for markets: the numbers

Trump’s promise of tax cuts and fiscal spending rocks bonds, stocks and currencies

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