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JP Morgan Chase & Co, America’s biggest bank, reported a 16 per cent decline in fixed income trading revenues for the fourth quarter, less than the drop its rival Citigroup reported this week

Turbulent markets caused a sharp fall in bond and currency trading revenue at JPMorgan Chase as its chief executive Jamie Dimon warned that the US gov(...)

Tesla Motors’ chief executive Elon Musk. Photograph: DAVID MCNEW / AFP)DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images

Elon Musk deleted a tweet in which he shared an incorrect report that Tesla Inc had outsold all other luxury automakers in the U.S. The Tesla chief e(...)

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (left) shakes hands with Yang Jiechi (right), China’s Director of the Central Foreign Affairs Commission Office, before their meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on October 8th, 2018 Photograph:  Daisuke Suzuki/EPA

China has rejected US espionage accusations against an alleged Chinese intelligence officer who was extradited from Belgium as “made out of thin air” (...)

 Elon Musk: his paedo slur is further evidence the Tesla founder is a very thin-skinned soul who cannot stand having his judgment questioned. Photograph: Kiichiro Sato/AP

The Tesla founder didn’t take kindly to having his proposed Thai cave rescue plans dismissed by British cave diver Vernon Unsworth, responding by base(...)

US President Donald Trump announces that the United States will impose tariffs of 25 per cent on steel imports and 10 per cent on imported aluminum during a meeting at the White House in Washington DC

US president Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States would impose tariffs of 25 per cent on steel imports and 10 per cent on imported aluminum(...)

Jeff Bezos, Amazon chief executive, is joining forces with Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon to tackle quality affordable healthcare in the US. Photograph: Mike Kane/Bloomberg

When Amazon bought a big stake in drugstore.com in 1999, Jeff Bezos thought he could do for pharmaceuticals what he had done for books, stealing marke(...)

Former political adviser Paddy Duffy: “I believe that there are Irish people who would be interested, quite possibly, in maybe co-investing in Crimea and also in Ireland.” Photograph: Frank Miller

Members of an Irish trade delegation to Moscow last month, including a former top adviser to former taoiseach Bertie Ahern, discussed hotel investment(...)

An artist’s impression shows Boom’s 55-seat supersonic aircraft. Photograph:  Reuters

Supersonic getting closer Supersonic travel is getting closer with a $10 million investment in Boom Supersonic by Japan Airlines (JAL). Boom Superson(...)

People protest during a rally in Los Angeles to ‘Protect Net Neutrality’ as they voice their opposition to the impending FCC vote on the matter on December 14th. Photograph: Kyle Grillot/Reuters

Net neutrality, the notion that all internet traffic should be handled equally by internet service providers, faces the axe in the United States. &nbs(...)

There’s broad agreement that the US market is one of the world’s priciest and that it’s richly valued relative to history. File photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

The case for European stock markets appears to be a simple one. American stocks are much more expensive than European stocks. It generally pays to buy(...)

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