ALLIANCE TRUST, one of Scotland's oldest investment houses, has painted an upbeat picture for investors in 2014 despite the ongoing geopolitical uncertainty.
Bank of England governor Mark Carney will be drawn into the growing scandal over currency manipulation on Tuesday when MPs allege the Bank's governance has been inadequate.
FEARS follow concerns that UK economic growth will not last - putting Chancellor under pressure to explain where axe will fall next.
By Chris Vellacott - Banks are failing to rein in excessive payouts for staff below the boardroom level despite a public backlash against a bonus culture blamed for contributing to the financial crisis, say leading investors.
Morrisons Chief Executive Dalton Philips dealing with a drop in sales. Picture: Carl Court/AFP/Getty Images. by PERRY GOURLEY. Published on the 09 March 2014 00:00.