NUM rescues one of UK’s last mines

Union lends £4m to employee-controlled Hatfield Colliery

Vote uncertainty hits Scottish building

Tool group says referendum uncertainty hurting sector

James Ramsbotham, chief executive of the north-east Chamber of Commerce

Barnett formula risks English backlash

Funding mechanism is seen as over-favourable to Scotland

Tech manifesto pushes migration and exports

Group says healthcare and financial services can offer UK digital edge

UK does not know location of Isis hostages

Foreign secretary adds Britain will play ‘leading role’ in coalition

Scots told sterling move risks ‘austerity’

Tighter economic conditions risk popular discontent, says Niesr

Salmond calls big business ‘foolish’

Downing Street accused of orchestrating scaremongering

Greggs sales rise prompts profit upgrade

Shares up 14% as falling costs boost UK baker’s gross margin

Scottish small business confidence falls

Lobby group says majority worry about impact of a Yes vote

Top Scottish companies fear independence

Respondents to FT poll take negative view of split from UK

Concern rises over Europe’s growth rate

Businesses show signs of risk aversion by hoarding cash

Business and the costs of independence

Ending the 300-year-old single market will raise prices and hit jobs

Europe’s titans hold on to their cash

Scotland holds the fate of British finance

Companies from across the UK, working together, deliver export success

Is devo max Scotland ‘s next problem?

The latest proposals look half baked; cobbled together in panic without any consultation with business

Kingfisher chief rejects Whitehall offer

Veteran untainted by banking crisis

New Barclays chairman McFarlane a popular choice with investors

Scottish nationalist warns of day of reckoning

Veteran takes aim at anti-Yes business with polls on knife-edge

The Yes shock awaiting the Scots

However amicably a divorce begins, that is rarely how it ends

BAT nicotine inhaler wins medical approval