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Schäuble's subplot – a Grexit, it seems, no longer worries Germany

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The late news from the make-or-break talks in Brussels was no news at all, really. There were a few encouraging words for the progress Greece is making on its reform plans. Athens also ordered a €750m (£535m) repayment to the International Monetary Fund. But an agreement on releasing €7.2bn of bailout funds? No.



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Deutsche Bank posts surprise

Deutsche Bank posted a surprise profit in the first quarter as legal expenses dropped and the company’s trading businesses performed better than analysts had expected.