22 August 2014 Last updated at 08:07 ET

LSE rights issue to raise almost £1bnXavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange is raising £938m in a shareholders rights issue to help fund a £1.6bn US acquisition.


Gas ringEDF to pay out £3m after complaints

EDF Energy is ordered to pay £3m after an Ofgem probe into the way the firm handled customer complaints, the last of the "big six" to make such a payment.

HSBC logoHSBC boss in 'capital flight' claim

Uncertainty over an independent Scotland's currency could lead to "capital flight" from the country, the chairman of HSBC claims.

Kamal Ahmed Article written by Kamal Ahmed Kamal Ahmed Business editor

Bank of England gives 'reassurance' on Scottish independence vote

Mark Carney moves after fears raised over currency union and deposit flight

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