Laura Board is The Deal’s international editor. Based in London, she leads a team producing news and features on corporate finance and regulation from Brussels to Brisbane. Board joined the The Deal shortly after its 1999 launch from the Financial Times. Before that, she worked at Bloomberg News in Frankfurt and London and at Retail Week. She speaks French, Italian, German and Spanish.
Recent Articles By The Author
German Business Confidence Rebounds in September
A trio of indicators from research institute Ifo runs counter to weak recent purchasing managers' indices and industrial output numbers.
Arnold Palmer: World Loses Brand as Well as Sportsman
The sporting legend earned 22 more times last year than his total winnings as a professional golfer.
European Stock Markets Fall on Share Sales, Growth Worries
Preliminary September purchasing managers' indices for the eurozone disappoint.
Disappointing September PMIs Point to Eurozone Slowdown
IHS Markit data suggest economic growth eased towards the end of the third quarter.
European Stocks Fall; France GDP Data Revised to Second-Quarter Contraction
Preliminary purchasing managers' indices for the eurozone's second-largest economy soften the blow, though German PMI data disappoints.