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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Financial Times

US prepares to sue Countrywide’s Mozilo

1 hour 6 minutes ago
Legal action by the US attorney’s office in Los Angeles looms as BofA, Countrywide’s owner, is on the verge of $16bn-$17bn mortgage case settlement

HP returns to deal making as sales lift

1 hour 14 minutes ago
Meg Whitman says mergers part of strategy after the repair of the company balance sheet, though analysts remain concerned about ‘disparate’ revenue growth

Digital shake-up drives newspaper deals

1 hour 20 minutes ago
Papers increasingly challenged as print advertising sales – their traditional revenue powerhouse – decline and readers’ attention shifts to the screen

Extreme violence lies in Isis DNA

4 hours 38 minutes ago
Shared heritage with AQI in espousal of extreme violence and drawing on disenfranchised and former members of Ba’athist regime

Goldman gives junior bankers 20% pay rise

5 hours 30 minutes ago
Many bankers complain that, while they may be receiving a large bonus in deferred stock, they need cash to spend on expensive Manhattan rents

Fed to give warning on rates rise

6 hours 17 minutes ago
The Federal Open Market Committee says it will provide more information about the timing of interest rate rises well ahead of any move

Berkshire fined $1m over stakebuilding

6 hours 41 minutes ago
Incident was the second time in six months that the company failed to notify the US competition authorities about major share purchases, according to a complaint

Stocks struggle as Fed minutes loom

6 hours 53 minutes ago
Global stocks consolidate following this week’s gains as all eyes turn to the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting

Brazil injects extra $4.5bn into economy

7 hours 4 minutes ago
President Dilma Rousseff’s administration is struggling to boost growth in the face of high inflation and a looming, tightly fought election

Cyber attack takes toll on Target

7 hours 7 minutes ago
Third-largest retailer in US reported a 62% drop in second-quarter profit, partly due to the theft of 40m shopper payment card details last year

Neanderthals’ links with humans revealed

7 hours 11 minutes ago
Research shows the two species overlapped in Europe for up to 5,400 years, with the early cousins of Homo sapiens disappearing gradually at different times

Apple: why so tasty?

8 hours 57 minutes ago
The rally in the tech behemoth’s shares could be about cash, the next iPhone – or nothing at all

Cyber security group vArmour raises $35m

9 hours 11 minutes ago
Citibank’s venture capital arm Citi Ventures and Silicon Valley investor Menlo Ventures have led fundraising for data centre security start-up

What next for M&A now bubble has burst?

9 hours 33 minutes ago
The collapse of high-profile mergers and acquisitions tax inversion deals looks to be prompting legislation change, to the relief of bankers

Dropbox gears up for acquisition spree

9 hours 47 minutes ago
Cloud storage group has recruited former Priceline executive Bob Mylod for his financial management experience, particularly in international dealmaking

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