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15 hours 27 min ago

The artist formerly known as David Einhorn; Deutsche have a Trump debt headache; massive gold coin stolen; "Dog kennel" flats in north London; others

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Big is beautiful, China banks edition

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 9:51am

Cash crunches are not equal opportunity events.

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Markets Live: Tuesday, 28th March, 2017

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 6:01am

Live markets commentary from FT.com

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HFT as an insight into where fintech is going

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 5:18am

No market is immune to the basic force of innovation, imitation and new entry. Fintech is perceived to have the edge now, but the question is for how long?

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Don’t panic about auto loans just yet — tax season isn’t over, after all

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 3:36am

A delay in government tax refunds probably contributed to February's defaults on auto loans and declines in used-car prices. Of course, that doesn't necessarily mean everything is hunky-dory in the subprime auto space.

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FT Opening Quote: Ladbrokes crosses fingers

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 3:00am

Ladbrokes crosses fingers, Thomas Cook turnaround, Tesco pays up. FT Opening Quote, with commentary by Matthew Vincent, is your early Square Mile briefing. You can sign up for the full newsletter here.

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Further reading

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 12:59am

Elon Musk vs AI; nuclear war as the only cure for inequality; the welfare state under globalisation; the return of the Somali shilling and the tontine; Damodaran on Valeant; "I wuv you, robot"; other stuff.

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“Given the lack of trading history for SNAP shares, we forgo our usual P/E or EV/EBITDA-driven analyses…”

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:52pm

The research blackout period is over for Snap Inc's 26 (26!) underwriters, and the stock has received 12 buy recommendations and a handful of holds.

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Markets Live: Monday, 27th March, 2017

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 6:00am

Live markets commentary from FT.com

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Snap AV: Your week in weakening USD

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 3:35am

Because "it is perfectly possible that the week will see yields moderate further and the USD resume its push lower."

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FT Opening Quote: YouGov predicts more profit

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 3:01am

YouGov predicts more profit, First Group’s poisoned chalice, Ofcom fines BT. FT Opening Quote, with commentary by Matthew Vincent, is your early Square Mile briefing. You can sign up for the full newsletter here.

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Further reading

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 2:13am

The end of global QE is fast approaching; more populism musing from GMO's Montier; Tom Hayes, Libor mastermind and book subject; stocks up go up 85 per cent... stocks go down 85 per cent; lots of other stuff.

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Podcast: Adaptive markets, and the lessons of an infamous call to sell

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 4:04pm

A chat with Andrew Lo about the adaptive markets hypothesis, and the hosts discuss the lessons of a famous call to sell stocks.

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Thought for the weekend

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 4:00pm

Technically accurate, we suppose.

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The minimum price a founder can sell their company for

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:02am

We take a look at Soundcloud, the European music streaming site, to show how preferred share structures create incentives for founders around sales.

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Markets Live: Friday, 24th March, 2017

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 7:01am

Live markets commentary from FT.com

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For the brave China SOE reform optimists out there

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 4:16am

One giant coal company increased its dividend payout and you will believe what happened next.

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FT Opening Quote: Sterling boost for Smiths Group

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 3:54am

Sterling boost for Smiths Group, Export ban hits Acacia; Ofcom to the rescue. FT Opening Quote is your early Square Mile briefing. You can sign up for the full newsletter here.

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Further reading

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:52am

The Wall St informant who double-crossed the FBI; the art of illiquid security pricing; don't sue and you too can have moar Theranos shares... not that Murdoch would want any; why Belle should have chosen Gaston; lots of other stuff.

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