31 October 2014 Last updated at 04:45 ET

RBS reserves £400m for currency probeRBS logo

Royal Bank of Scotland sets aside £400m to cover potential costs from an investigation into possible manipulation of the foreign exchange market.

McGill's busesContracts deal 'safeguards' bus jobs

A bus company run by two Rangers directors says it has safeguarded jobs at another bus firm which is understood to have ceased trading.

Gas flareNorth Sea industry 'less optimistic'

Industry body Oil and Gas UK publishes research indicating a decline in optimism among key players in the sector.

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Hallowe'en seems an appropriate point for Lord Robert Smith's commission on new devolved powers for Holyrood to close the door on public submissions.

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End of QE is whimper not bang

As the Fed Reserve ends quantitative easing, those who prophesied that these trillions of dollars of debt purchases would spark uncontrollable inflation have been proved wrong. But QE could still prove toxic.

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