A deal to create the world's largest banana company has collapsed after shareholders of US firm Chiquita rejected a merger with Fyffes.
TSB hailed an above-target performance in the current account market today but said it was being held back by the low level of switching among UK bank customers.
BP and GDF SUEZ have made an oil find around 150 miles east of Aberdeen that they think could unlock the potential of a series of so-called stranded assets.
SCREENMEDIA has lifted the top prize at the 2014 Herald Digital Business Awards, which took place before an audience of more than 250 industry professionals at Glasgow's Grand Central Hotel last night.
TESCO shares have dived nearly seven per cent after chairman Sir Richard Broadbent quit the troubled supermarket giant over an accounting blunder.
WALLACES Express has cited rising operating costs as profits dropped by 11.4 per cent in its final year of accounts before being acquired outright by Tennent Caledonian Breweries.
SPIRIT Pub Company has rejected a takeover approach from C&C Group, the Dublin-based owner of Tennent's Lager.
As of January 2015, should a bank fail then the Bank of England will immediately replace its senior executives and within 48 hours inform creditors of their losses.
SPIRIT Pub Company has rejected a surprise takeover approach from C&C Group, the Dublin-based owner of Tennent's Lager.
BP and GDF Suez have made an oil discovery in the North Sea off eastern Scotland that underlines the exploration potential of the area.
Tesco has announced a 91.9% plunge in pre-tax profits to £112 million for the first half of the year.
SCOTTISH Power owner Iberdrola has again cast doubt on the long-term future of its Longannet power station in Fife because of high transmission costs.
A BUSINESS services platform for start-up and small to medium sized enterprises will be launched by First Minister Alex Salmond in Glasgow today.
TRAVEL search business Skyscanner is acquiring Hungarian mobile app developer Distinction, as it noted the increasing volume of travel plans made on the move.
FISH-FARMING giant Marine Harvest is expecting its Scottish operations to experience a "challenging" fourth quarter in terms of profit, as biological issues and a low harvest take a toll.
SPIRIT Pub Company has reported an 11 per cent hike in profits to £60 million before exceptional items, two days after its board backed a revised takeover proposal from Greene King.