Laura Board

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 Inflation Rebounds to 16-Month High as Energy Prices Recover

German Inflation Rebounds to 16-Month High as Energy Prices Recover

The report will temper concern about slowing growth in the euro zone's largest economy.

European Stocks Rise; Oil Producers Cheer OPEC Deal, Deutsche Bank Recovers

European Stocks Rise; Oil Producers Cheer OPEC Deal, Deutsche Bank Recovers

Energy stocks rise even as oil prices give up initial gains.

Asian Stocks Rise; Oil Groups Gain on Surprise OPEC Accord

Asian Stocks Rise; Oil Groups Gain on Surprise OPEC Accord

An agreement to curb output boosts producers including Cnooc, China Petroleum and Inpex.

Deutsche Bank Shares Rise After Germany Denies Hatching Rescue Plan

Deutsche Bank Shares Rise After Germany Denies Hatching Rescue Plan

The German Finance Ministry says talk of it preparing a last-resort plan to take a 25% holding is wrong.

RBS Reaches $1.1 Billion Settlement With U.S. Credit Unions Over Mortgage-Backed Securities

RBS Reaches $1.1 Billion Settlement With U.S. Credit Unions Over Mortgage-Backed Securities

The Edinburgh lender's shares rise, despite the array of lawsuits and investigations it still faces.