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Price war between banks could offset benefits of volatility

Competition among the world’s biggest investment banks could undermine revenue growth

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Meals on wheels: testing a pizza delivery robot

Starship Technologies has partnered with delivery companies across the world to test autonomous, six-wheeled robots. But are city pedestrians ready to share pavements with them

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Australia’s lifeguards make waves with use of rescue drones

Drone technology is changing the world of lifesaving. The FT’s Jamie Smyth sees the latest tool for helping swimmers who get in trouble

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Charts that matter: US bonds and fiscal challenges after QE era

The FT markets team’s in its selection this week, asks: what will happen to US bond sales following Trump’s tax cut plan? Governments around the world have enjoyed a long period of low rates, but changing times look to be ahead.

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Delegates on alert for Trump’s address

The FT’s Gillian Tett anticipates the highlights from the US president’s speech at this year’s World Economic Forumos, which is due to take place on Friday. US – China relations are in the foreign policy spotlight

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Cape Town heads for Day Zero as water runs out

Within three months, Cape Town is at risk of going from a tourist haven and hub for the wine industry to becoming the world’s first big metropolis to run out of water after a years-long drought

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