Economy & Finance

Brexit scenarios: Theresa May's four seasons of departure

The FT's Whitehall correspondent Sebastian Payne looks at when and how the UK prime minister will step aside ► Subscribe to FT.com here:...

Six Suicides, One Year, One High School

In less than a year, six students who had attended Herriman High School in Utah committed suicide. The WSJ visited Herriman and found a community...

The Different Ways Money Laundering Works

Criminals who obtain millions of dollars through illegal means need to make that dirty money appear clean. Bloomberg QuickTake explains the most...

NY Yankees Value Reaches $4.6 Billion; First Black Hole Image Revealed | Forbes Flash

This week on Forbes Flash: Forbes holds the CIO Summit; Scientists reveal the first image of a black hole; And the NY Yankees top our list of Most...

A second wave of the Arab spring

► Read more at https://on.ft.com/2VKLazj Omar al-Bashir has been ousted as Sudan president after months of protests, in a sign that discontent is...

False Starts and Flip Flops: Why Theresa May Can't Find the Brexit

For U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May, Brexit has been an uphill battle, with roadblocks from U.K. and EU lawmakers forcing her to go back on...

India election explained

The largest exercise in democracy gets underway on April 11 as 900m voters choose India's next government

EU leaders offer the UK a six-month Brexit delay

The European Union has agreed to delay Brexit for up to six months, overriding the objections of French President Emmanuel Macron and setting a...

ECB keeps monetary policy unchanged

► Read more at https://on.ft.com/2WZde1P European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said the "persistence of uncertainties" was continuing to weigh...

Crunched: philanthropy versus tax avoidance

In a new series looking at numbers behind the news, FT statistics journalist Federica Cocco and data journalist John Burn-Murdoch investigate...

Theresa May granted Brexit delay until end of October

► Read more at https://on.ft.com/2UtZAaq UK prime minister Theresa May acknowledged that there was "huge frustration" that she had to request a...

How scientists took first picture of a black hole

The FT's science editor Clive Cookson explains how astronomers saw 'the unseeable' - a black hole 53 million light years away ► Subscribe to...

Theresa May arrives in Brussels seeking Brexit delay

UK prime minister will ask EU leaders for a three-month extension to June 30 to prepare for an orderly withdrawal from the bloc of 27 ► Subscribe...