Lloyds to pay first dividend in six years

Move paves way for government to sell more of its stake

SFO probes investment schemes

Investors could have lost an estimated £20m

Investors cut UK equity exposure

Wealth managers concerned at outcome

Stocks end strong month on a cautious note

Euro near recent lows as traders await ECB stimulus

Labour edges ahead in poll predictor

Ed Miliband shown to have 74% chance of becoming prime minister

US probe delays Barclays FX settlement

Bank looks to resolve agencies’ allegations in a single deal

Miliband to pledge cut in student fees

Labour likely to raid UK pension tax relief to pay for lower charges

Lagarde shows tough love to Greece

Painful experience seen to have damaged institution’s credibility

Airbus to expand small aircraft output

Aircraft maker’s profit jumps 60% and plans record dividend

Google Ventures’ Europe arm taps Kobalt

Group leads $60m investment round in UK music technology start-up

L-R Glen Moreno, Marjorie Scardino and John Fallon at Pearson headquarters in London, October 2, 2012

Pearson names new chief financial officer

Full-year operating profits rise at education company

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Republican hopefuls line up against Bush

Candidates have to define themselves against former Florida governor

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