17 September 2014 Last updated at 20:10

Sony predicts increased lossesSony chief executive Kazuo Hirai is trying to get the company back in the black

Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony says its annual loss may be more than four times bigger than initially forecast, due to its struggling mobile business.

moneyChief executives face pay overhaul

Bosses of UK listed companies could see their pay packages overhauled under new rules from the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).

File photo dated 15/09/14 of a Phones 4U shop in Oxford Street in central London with its shutters down. Dixons to save 800 Phones 4U jobs

Dixons Carphone is set to save 800 Phones 4U jobs, while mobile phone network operators Vodafone and EE are in discussions to buy parts of the stricken retailer.

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Scots 'Yes' would boost EU Brexit fears for business

For global firms based in London, the Scottish independence debate will be dwarfed by the coming battle over Europe.

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