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The Future of Global Banking: Exclusive FT Investigation

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The future of banking: Hunt for a common front The future of banking: Despite a succession of reforms, the industry remains deeply troubled three years after the fall of Lehman Brothers. To launch a series, FT reporters assess the regulators’ chances of strengthening the sector - Sep 7 2011 Over-regulation could strain cost of credit Intesa chief on the sector’s core business - Sep 7 2011 The price and perils of taking on the banks The ringfence might help for an orderly wind down if a big bank fails in Britain but adds little to global financial stability, writes Philip Augar - Sep 7 2011 Argentina backs Banco del Sur project Plan for multinational lender takes step forward - Sep 7 2011 Regulators poised to soften new bank rules Move follows criticism of liquidity standards - Sep 5 2011 Related content and features Video More FT video More stories The price and perils of taking on th

Financial Times: The Trade Routes: Latin America

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Latin America: An FT Special Report   The New Trade Routes: Latin America 26 April 2011 Inside this issue • New investment is being tied to improvements in the movement of bulk goods • Interactive map: Current and historic trade between the seven biggest Latin American economies and the rest of the world - - <a target="_blank" href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/click%3Bh%3Dv8/3afe/3/0/%2a/g%3B240392340%3B0-0%3B2%3B63309230%3B4307-300/250%3B41867204/41884991/1%3Bu%3Duuid%3D8cc20cea-6ef5-11e0-a13b-00144feabdc0%2Cts%3D20110505083602%3B%7Eaopt%3D2/1/17/0%3B%7Esscs%3D%3fhttp://www.itau.com"><img src="" border="0" alt="" ></a> <a target="_blank" href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump//;sz=300x250,336x280,160x60;pos=mpusky;tile=2;nojs=1?"><img alt="Advertisement" border="none" src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad//;sz=300x250,336x280,160

FT: From the Markets, March 30th, 2010

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  8:03pm Steel prices to rocket under new contract Agence,France-Presse Benchmark system scrapped after 40 years Annual iron ore contract system collapses Lex Iron ore pricing Iron ore swaps poised to take off From WORLD 12:59pm China invited to join IEA as oil demand shifts Energy watchdog risks losing its relevance, admits agency’s head Video Nobuo Tanaka on the IEA’s future Video Opec chief El-Badri on Asian demand From COMPANIES 7:20pm Google takes blame for China search failure Technical change led to spike in access problems In depth Google Analysis Closing the internet frontier From MARKETS 7:01pm Rescue fears trigger Greek bond sell-off New issue struggles as bail-out concerns resurface IMF to set its own terms on aid for Greece Economists’ Forum Debt is a drug Global Overview from MARKETS 6:17pm Risk rally fades as euro relapses Sovereign bonds remain under pressure after Gre

FInancial Times: From the World, March 25th, 2010

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From WORLD 11:01pm Eurozone agrees to Greek rescue deal Role for IMF in rescue mechanism but Europe will pay most Lex Euro gloom and doom Partners paper over cracks in Athens deal IMF struggles to conceal glee From WORLD 10:25pm Dubai World in line for $9.5bn injection Emirate unveils long-awaited debt-restructuring plan Emirate’s carefully moulded plan welcomed Editorial Comment Dubai does better Bondholders have most reason to be happy From WORLD 6:14pm Fed outlines balance sheet plan Bernanke offers latest assessment of plans to tighten monetary policy US employment data raise recovery hopes Live blog Bernanke hearing Bernanke testimony From COMPANIES 8:22pm Tension over US commercial property loans 50% drop in value of loans since 2007 Fed exit looms over US mortgages Investors reverse their MBS hedging trades Volatility drives MBS demand Moody’s assesses MBS extension risk

Financial Times: From World

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From WORLD 7:22p,m Obama closes in on healthcare reform Agence,France-Presse Congress prepares for final vote on Sunday Woman in the News Nancy Pelosi ‘Landslide Harry’ on the ropes In depth US healthcare reform View from DC Karen Ignani of AHIP Full text Obama speech Clive Crook The healthcare marathon Global Overview from MARKETS 9:34pm Investors stall as risk-aversion returns Euro drifts lower on concerns about Greece Equities firmer despite fresh European jitters Analysts scramble to decipher calmer Vix US stocks pull back amid global worries From COMPANIES 12:30pm Speculation grows on Google’s future in China Search engine’s joint venture under threat Google ‘99% certain’ to shut China engine In depth Google From COMPANIES 8:21pm BarCap’s Diamond awarded up to £6m incentive Move comes soon after public show of restraint In depth Bank bonuses FT series Inside BarCap From WORLD 5:03pm In

FT: This Month Highlights

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This month's highlights: EU hits back at Geithner | Toyota recall intensifies | Eurozone Monetary Fund?   | View from DC | The ethics of luxury goods companies   | FT extension for Google Chrome IN DEPTH EU hits back at Geithner European officials respond to the US Treasury secretary's warnings over hedge fund and private equity regulation. EU plans "in line with G20 policy" | Geithner's warning | Investors' fears | Hedge funds in depth | RSS: private equity IN DEPTH Toyota recall intensifies The world's biggest carmaker is under scrutiny and faces a PR nightmare over its massive recall of faulty vehicles. Toyota in depth | INTERACTIVE: Toyota recall | Car industry in crisis | VIDEO: can VW overtake Toyota? | RSS: Automotives WORLD Eurozone Monetary Fund? In the Greek debt aftermath, the Eurozone eyes sweeping new finance regulations, including a European Monetary Fund. Weber dubs EMF a "sid

FT . COM : This Month Highlights

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This month's highlights: Bankers fight controls  |  Obama and Wall Street  |  Apple's latest innovation  |  Building Brics  |  The best of business schools  | View your FT.com portfolios on m.ft.com DAVOS IN DEPTH Bankers fight controls As Davos ends, bankers fight to fend off controls on matters ranging from bonuses to proprietary trading and derivatives. Davos in depth  |  Bankers' struggle  |  VIDEO: the big stories  |  RACHMAN: end to "old" Davos  |  RSS: Global Economy IN DEPTH Obama and Wall Street President Obama launches a crackdown on US banks, calling for the most far-reaching overhaul of Wall Street since the 1930s. In depth section  |  Volcker plea  |  VIDEO: Barney Frank on regulation  |  Bank bonuses in depth  |  RSS: Banks IN DEPTH Apple's latest innovation Its new tablet-sized touch-screen computer, dubbed the iPad, is designed to fill the gap between smartphones and laptops. Apple in depth  |  VIDEO: unveiling the iPad  |