6 August 2014
This column may be a bit quiet for a bit, because I am away from the office.
Uncertainty over an independent Scotland's currency could lead to "capital flight" from the country, the chairman of HSBC claims.
Eurozone business growth slows in August, weighed down by sluggish French and German economies.
Government finances show an unexpected deficit in July for the second year running, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.
Two out of nine members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee voted to raise interest rates earlier this month, the first time in three years that policymakers have done so.
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