Economic theory suggests opening your capital account will be rewarded with faster growth. Hélène Rey, professor of economics at London Business School, explains to FT leader writer Ferdinando Giugliano why the risks often trump the benefits
Royalty Pharma's bitter battle to take over Elan is in the balance. Elan's shares have soared since the bid was launched, but threaten to fall back if it fails.
It started as a student protest in São Paulo over rising bus fares, but after police cracked down hard on violent outbursts, the uprising spread.
President Barack Obama has authorised his administration to provide arms to Syrian rebel groups says the FT's Geoff Dyer, US diplomatic correspondent, after the White House found evidence that Syrian government forces had used chemical weapons against opposition forces. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video
Automotive technology has come a long way in recent decades, but are we about to see cars that can drive by themselves on the road? Chris Bryant, Frankfurt correspondent, visits Continental, the German car parts and technology company, to find out. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video
Founders Forum in London hosts one of Europe's biggest gatherings of entrepreneurs.
Money is flowing from emerging markets back to the developed world on expectations that US bond yields will keep rising. Martin Sandbu, economics leader writer, discusses with Long View columnist John Authers whether there are positives to this
Customer segmentation and brands both illustrate the role of consumers in business, says Louise Lucas For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video
Regulation has played a key part in international business. Brooke Masters talks to Barney Reynolds about its continuing role
Social media is changing the way in which companies interact with customers, says Henry Mance.