J Sainsbury slides on trading fears

US regulations to deter corporate tax inversions help sink stocks

London stocks hit by US tax crackdown

US plans to stop tax ‘inversion’ hits Shire and AstraZeneca

China bourses buck Asia downward trend

Hang Seng and Shanghai Composite both higher

SABMiller India 2010
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SABMiller slips as bid speculation sours

UK stocks suffer worst day in 10 weeks

Tesco leads London’s FTSE 100 lower

Miners add weight to losses for blue-chip index

‘Risks remain’ for SSE after referendum

Other Scotland-reliant stocks outperform drifting FTSE

GSK picks good day to report bribery fine

Bribery settlement with Chinese comes amid flurry of other news

GSK to pay £297m fine for Chinese bribes

Former head of China unit given suspended sentence

RBS, Lloyds make strong gains on Scots ‘no’

Two biggest lenders in Scotland march higher

Boost from Scots ‘No’ may be shortlived

Slow-burning political risk for the UK will increase

M&B gains on leisure tie-up speculation

FTSE 100 rises as takes lead from Wall St rather than Scotland

FTSE’s Scottish stocks higher

RBS, Lloyds and Aberdeen Asset Management among top gainers

Unilever comments spark share price fall

Finance director cautious on consumer goods industry prospects

Unilever comments spark share price fall

Finance director cautious on consumer goods industry prospects

Imagination Tech tops FTSE 250

Daily Mail and General Trust falls after insurance hit

Ladbrokes rebounds on dividend hopes

UK bookmaker has halved in 18 months on regulatory concerns

London stock decline led by mid-caps

Updates from Thomas Cook and Crest Nicholson poorly received

Rio gains as M&A spotlight approaches

FTSE 100 index flat in thin wider markets

SABMiller tops FTSE on takeover talk

Heineken rebuffs bid from SAB, speculation InBev waiting in wings

SABMiller rebuffed by Heineken

Deal would have brought together two of Europe’s biggest brewers