ScottishPower eyes big wind farm push

Group sees potential for expansion in Scotland despite opposition

Concern payday lenders may offer risky credit

Rules threaten to snuff out industry at start of new year

View of Victorian tenement housing in the West End of Edinburgh, Morningside.

Scottish rents hit record high

Returns for landlords rise to 8.4% per year

UK current account deficit hits joint record

Rise in payments to overseas investors blamed for gap

Samsung closes flagship store in UK

Westfield in Stratford seen as main British retail base

Manufacturing catalysts for controlling emissions from heavy duty diesel vehicles

Modest improvement to UK productivity

Output per hour up 0.6% in third quarter

Sainsbury’s Christmas truce ad under fire

Hundreds complain although historian and brand specialist back store

Motorists benefit from petrol price drop

Plunge in cost of oil feeds through to forecourt

Two-thirds of SMEs paid late, data show

Institute of Directors urges businesses to pay suppliers on time

David Green, director of the Serious Fraud Office
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SFO wins pioneering bribery convictions

Jury finds company guilty of bribing foreign officials

Trader in fraud inquiry disappears

Businessman walks out of police station after discussing investigation

Industry attacks graduate visas proposal

Tories consider pledge to make students leave after courses end

The fat lady sings for Earls Court

Demolition work starts on classic 1930s’ venue

Senior City staff expect 21% bigger bonus

Financial sector confident on payouts despite public concerns

More jobs on way amid pay rise caution

CBI business survey points to increased hiring in 2015

Billionaire fails to gag mine deal critic

Steinmetz loses key UK privacy law case against Global Witness

Desmond explores sale of Daily Express

Tycoon said to have asked advisers to sound out possible buyers

Qatar makes Tottenham Hotspur its goal

Gulf state sets sights on buying Premier League club

Film investors challenge tax demands

HMRC faces judicial review over upfront payments

Garden bridge approved by London mayor

Thames crossing costing £175m scheduled to open in summer of 2018