17 Jan 2019

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Davos climate concerns contain clues for policymaking

The environment has replaced the economy and finance on the global elite's worry list

17 Jan 2019 4:38pm GMT

Wall Street edges lower with earnings, trade in focus

17 Jan 2019 2:57pm GMT

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Housing market outlook worst 'for 20 years'

House sale expectations for the next three months are at their lowest for two decades, estate agents warn.

17 Jan 2019 2:49pm GMT

Watchdog's gender pay gap twice national average despite pledge

The Financial Conduct Authority is paying male staff a fifth more than female staff.

17 Jan 2019 1:13pm GMT

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Vestager should stand against Siemens-Alstom merger

Competition from China is no excuse for weakening antitrust rules

17 Jan 2019 10:19am GMT

Trump is leaning towards car tariffs, says top ally

Senator Chuck Grassley says US president wants to put pressure EU over farm products

17 Jan 2019 5:00am GMT

Singapore non-oil exports record largest fall in 2 years

17 Jan 2019 1:08am GMT

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Why are the Chinese buying fewer cars?

As both the government and households try to reduce their debt levels, car sales across China are declining.

17 Jan 2019 12:10am GMT

16 Jan 2019

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Federal Reserve sees US business optimism dimming

The central bank's 'Beige Book' survey of regional executives notes nervous outlook

16 Jan 2019 10:18pm GMT

A steep climb looms for US long bonds

Mike Mackenzie's daily analysis of what's moving global markets

16 Jan 2019 9:33pm GMT

German industry’s plan to face the China steamroller

BDI business lobby urges rule changes to allow creation of European champions

16 Jan 2019 6:30pm GMT

Brexit crisis/gilts: sound despite fury

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

16 Jan 2019 5:15pm GMT

FirstFT: Today’s top stories

Your daily briefing on the day's news from the FT and elsewhere

16 Jan 2019 12:28pm GMT

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Inflation falls to lowest level in nearly two years

UK inflation fell to 2.1% in December, pushed down by falling fuel prices.

16 Jan 2019 12:21pm GMT

Chancellor hints at Article 50 delay

Philip Hammond reassures business Brexit could be delayed to avoid "no-deal" scenario.

16 Jan 2019 11:50am GMT

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Wary investors drawn to gold’s allure

Central-bank buying pushes prices higher after two tough years for gold bugs

16 Jan 2019 4:00am GMT

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Turkey: Could the US damage its economy?

Is Turkey at the mercy of the US economically as President Trump claims?

16 Jan 2019 1:28am GMT

The ultrasound scan you can do yourself

A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).

16 Jan 2019 12:17am GMT

15 Jan 2019

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Sterling bounces on defeat for May’s Brexit deal

UK currency completes round-trip for the day after sharp moves around historic vote

15 Jan 2019 9:04pm GMT

Kansas City Fed president latest to back pause in rate rises

Esther George says policymakers can wait for more data

15 Jan 2019 7:41pm GMT

Global policy uncertainty at record levels, Deutsche Bank says

Expect more dovishness from central banks as uncertainty persists

15 Jan 2019 6:59pm GMT

EU rejects giving US farmers ‘comprehensive’ market access

Brussels finalises its negotiating stance for fraught trade talks with Washington

15 Jan 2019 6:43pm GMT

The euro at 20: the eurozone is doomed to succeed

The single currency endures but significant adjustments are necessary

15 Jan 2019 5:11pm GMT

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German economic growth slowest for five years

Europe's largest economy grew by 1.5% last year as global trade and car sales slowed.

15 Jan 2019 12:06pm GMT

Detroit auto show: Supercharged cars dazzle on debut

Power and speed took centre stage in Detroit as carmakers showed off new additions to their line up.

15 Jan 2019 3:12am GMT

'Making pizzas used to be a hobby, now it's my business'

In four years Lee DeSanges has gone from throwing pizza parties to running his own restaurant.

15 Jan 2019 12:46am GMT

'Food porn star' Indian chef gives fine dining a twist

Gaggan Anand, the executive chef at Bangkok's Michelin-starred restaurant Gaggan, has brought Indian cuisine to new heights.

15 Jan 2019 12:16am GMT

14 Jan 2019

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Migrant workers: 'You don't want us any more in the UK'

Employers warn of labour shortages after Brexit because of new rules for low-skilled migrant workers.

14 Jan 2019 3:56pm GMT

China's exports saw biggest fall for two years in December

Both exports and imports fell last month, but the trade surplus with the US hit a record high in 2018.

14 Jan 2019 8:48am GMT

CES 2019: The sat nav of the future has arrived

A car dashboard that can display directions and points of interest as holograms has been developed.

14 Jan 2019 5:29am GMT

13 Jan 2019

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Brexit: 'Basic questions unanswered' on Swiss trade deal

Questions over trade with Switzerland and 70 other countries remain unanswered, a senior MP says.

13 Jan 2019 10:40am GMT

12 Jan 2019

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Sharm el-Sheikh: UK should end flight ban - Egyptian ambassador

Hundreds of thousands of Britons used to visit the resort before a terror attack on a plane there in 2015.

12 Jan 2019 9:55am GMT

20 Sep 2018

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Micron Poised to Report Great Results, but the Outlook Matters More

Micron Poised to Report Great Results, but the Outlook Matters MoreAnalysts are starting to worry about DRAM pricing, predicting a rougher 2019.


20 Sep 2018 3:55pm GMT

GE says four HA turbines in U.S. shut down due to blade problem

GE says four HA turbines in U.S. shut down due to blade problemGeneral Electric Co said on Thursday that four of its flagship power turbines in the United States have been shut down due to a problem with turbine blades that was discovered at an electrical power plant ...


20 Sep 2018 3:48pm GMT

Friday Is Going to Be a Huge Day for Stock Traders

Friday Is Going to Be a Huge Day for Stock TradersTwo major market events that have the potential to send U.S. equity volumes sky-high will collide Friday. The first is the quarterly event known as "quadruple witching" -- when futures and options on indexes and individual stocks expire. The anticipated spike in turbulence will hit a market already roiled by rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China.


20 Sep 2018 3:41pm GMT

Under Armour to cut 400 more jobs in turnaround push, shares rise

Under Armour to cut 400 more jobs in turnaround push, shares rise"Competition still remains an issue," said Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail. Initial signs from channel checks and online sales are that Nike is also set to get a boost from a controversial ad campaign, launched earlier this month, featuring former NFL player Colin Kaepernick.


20 Sep 2018 3:39pm GMT

New U.S. LNG projects, enough to double exports, on verge of launch

New U.S. LNG projects, enough to double exports, on verge of launchNew U.S. liquefied natural gas terminals with enough capacity to double U.S. exports have either begun commissioning their facilities or are waiting for approval from the energy regulator, a review of their documents showed this week. Although long planned, the actual commissioning of plants has been a moving target in the past. It also opens the taps for large volumes to hit the spot market before long-term commercial contracts are formerly triggered.


20 Sep 2018 3:30pm GMT

The Canadian cannabis producer that was in talks with Coca-Cola to make a CBD-infused drink is reportedly targeting a US IPO in October

The Canadian cannabis producer that was in talks with Coca-Cola to make a CBD-infused drink is reportedly targeting a US IPO in OctoberAurora Cannabis is planning for a US initial public offering in October, the company's chief corporate officer said. The Canadian cannabis producer was reportedly in talks with Coca-Cola to make a CBD-infused drink. Marijuana stocks have been red-hot as of late.


20 Sep 2018 3:22pm GMT

Why Is Nvidia (NVDA) Stock Down Today?

Why Is Nvidia (NVDA) Stock Down Today?Shares of Nvidia (NVDA) were down more than 2% shortly after the open Thursday as investors reacted to a fresh research note from Morgan Stanley that raised questions about performance in the company's gaming division.


20 Sep 2018 3:12pm GMT

Amazon just accidentally leaked details about 2 new Alexa devices ahead of an event today

Amazon just accidentally leaked details about 2 new Alexa devices ahead of an event todayListings for an Amazon Echo Sub subwoofer and an Amazon Smart Plug were leaked ahead of a company event on Thursday. The subwoofer is designed to work with Amazon's Echo speakers, which would also get stereo sound functionality, according to the leaked listings on Amazon UK first spotted by the website Pocket-lint. The Amazon Smart Plug would give basic Alexa functionality to devices plugged into it.


20 Sep 2018 2:54pm GMT

A $10 billion marijuana producer just spun off its venture arm in the hopes it will become the 'Google Ventures of cannabis' (RIV)

A $10 billion marijuana producer just spun off its venture arm in the hopes it will become the 'Google Ventures of cannabis' (RIV)Canopy Rivers, the venture-capital arm of Canopy Growth, made its debut on the Toronto Stock Exchange Thursday morning at $18.44 per share. The company, which makes minority investments in burgeoning marijuana companies, in an attempt to become the "Google Ventures of cannabis," found its way onto the exchange via a reverse takeover with a company formerly known as AIM2 Ventures.


20 Sep 2018 2:50pm GMT

Will Amazon's New Sub Sink Sonos?

Will Amazon's New Sub Sink Sonos?Shares of Sonos have fallen 32% over the past seven trading days, and it might only get worse if Amazon's Echo Sub makes a splash ahead of the holiday shopping season.


20 Sep 2018 2:46pm GMT

How Pepsi-Co, Tesla and Michael Jordan are helping the Carolinas

How Pepsi-Co, Tesla and Michael Jordan are helping the CarolinasAnheuser-Busch and other beverage makers donated cans of drinking water to victims of Hurricane Florence. Early estimates show that Hurricane Florence has left a $22 billion path of devastation in its wake, with $2.5 billion in insured losses so far. Hundreds of thousands of people are still without power in North Carolina, and flooding remains at dangerous levels.


20 Sep 2018 2:42pm GMT

SQM vs. Albemarle vs. FMC Corp.: Which Had the Best Lithium Results in Q2?

SQM vs. Albemarle vs. FMC Corp.: Which Had the Best Lithium Results in Q2?If you're interested in lithium stocks, this comparison should help you make investment decisions.


20 Sep 2018 2:00pm GMT

Is The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Worth US$45.96 Based On Intrinsic Value?

Is The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Worth US$45.96 Based On Intrinsic Value?How far off is The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) from its intrinsic value? Using the most recent financial data, I am going to take a look at whether the stock isRead More...


20 Sep 2018 1:27pm GMT

It feels like Apple is being cheap by not including an important accessory with the $1,000 iPhone XS

It feels like Apple is being cheap by not including an important accessory with the $1,000 iPhone XSApple's new $1,000 iPhone XS doesn't come with a fast-charging brick. You'd need to spend $70 on the relevant accessories to fast-charge the $1,000 iPhone XS. With a starting price of $1,000, the iPhone XS should come with a fast-charging brick.


20 Sep 2018 12:59pm GMT

A former exec at Google and Facebook doesn't just expect job candidates to negotiate their offer — she hopes they will

A former exec at Google and Facebook doesn't just expect job candidates to negotiate their offer — she hopes they willLibby Leffler, a former Facebook executive and Google employee, is now the vice president of membership at SoFi. Leffler said she always expects job candidates to negotiate their job offer because it shows how they'll behave once they get hired. Negotiating a job offer is a notoriously harrowing process, especially if you've never done it before and assume the world will explode if you request a dollar more.


20 Sep 2018 12:58pm GMT

Nokia Launches Innovative Services to Boost Profitability

Nokia Launches Innovative Services to Boost ProfitabilityNokia's (NOK) end-to-end portfolio of products, services and licensing for wide-ranging customers will likely help it recover lost ground.


20 Sep 2018 12:51pm GMT