Japan stumbled into a new era on Tuesday when it became the first G7 country to hit a yield of zero on its benchmark 10-year government bond as stocks nosedived and the yen climbed to a 15-month high against the dollar.
That's all from us until tomorrow, after another day dominated by wild swings in the markets and angst over the global economy.
Banks should share their customer data to help consumers compare banking products and stoke much-needed competition in the sector, according to a government-backed report.
The head of Heathrow Airport has urged David Cameron to back the plan for a third runway, saying it is the only way the Prime Minister can "secure our country's future".
In addition to the February 3 grant for the class C Google stock units, Pichai on the same day sold 375 Class A common shares at a price of USD 786.28 each, and sold 3,625 Class C capital stock at a price of USD 768.84 each, the filing said.