LEX NEWS
Wages: data measurement encourages its weaponisation
US stress tests: good news for dividends, less so for buybacks
The Lex Newsletter: Ponzi screen shows other failings in crypto and VC
Barclays/Kensington: ability to value complex mortgage risk gets a premium
China clean energy: electric cars still need coal
Altria: teen-appeal of menthol vapes means Juul is no longer minted
Index rejigs: demotion would teach Meta the value of humility
SumUp/FalconX: escalating uprounds will feel the downdraft of recession
Monte dei Paschi: spot the snag with a turnround reliant on low bad loans
Toshiba: weak yen strengthens hand of foreign bidders

INVESTMENT BANKING
UK’s Arm-twisting confirms critics’ worst deal-vetting fears
Chinese podcast group fails to launch $100mn IPO in blow to Hong Kong
UK officials weigh national security grounds to force London IPO for Arm
Biotechs face ‘funding Sahara’ as easy money runs dry
Jeff Bezos vs the bridge
EY break-up plan could pay partners up to $8mn each in shares
China IPO fundraising doubles US total to top global ranks
Switzerland/China IPOs: brand, not depth is the lure of ‘new New York’
London market’s efforts at reinvigoration are flagging
Chinese banks cut investment banking staff in Hong Kong during IPO drought

ECONOMIST INDICATORS
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets
Economic data, commodities and markets