Bonus transparency might reveal some ugly secrets

Outlook The salary benchmarking website emolument.com could be accused of statin’ the bleedin’ obvious with its assertion that the majority of bankers are unhappy with their bonuses. But bear with me, because it draws some interesting conclusions from its research. More than 5,000 London-based bankers were given the option of saying they were satisfied, unsatisfied or unsure when it came to remuneration.

Sainsbury's isn't doing too badly, all things considered

Outlook When he’s not fighting jail sentences in Egypt – it related to Sainsbury’s attempt to open stores there in 1999 – the grocer’s chief executive Mike Coupe has been running a surprisingly successful business.

Adair Turner, former chairman of the FSA
Your money might be better spent on buying a flat in Athens, where bond yields are cheap right now

Just Eat just needs to stay ahead of its rivals

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It's what keeps Nike ahead and Adidas chasing

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HSBC's regulatory issues are complex, costly and ongoing
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Twitter has lost its shine among many social-media users under the age of 30

Twitter is in trouble – and that news should surprise precisely nobody

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Derby day luck can breed a fortune in Kentucky

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RBS is broadly delivering on its long-term plan
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Fifa president Sepp Blatter shakes hands with Jerome Valcke
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George Osborne’s next Budget is set to usher in Austerity Mark 2
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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Department of Justice should give John Malone’s $55bn (£37bn) bid for Time Warner Cable (TWC) the green light
US Outlook from Andrew Dewson
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Tesco has been audited by PwC since 1983
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Athens is attempting to negotiate a better deal with its creditor nations in the European Union
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