Sales of the world's second largest retailer Tesco are falling faster than any other UK supermarket chain, while German discounters Lidl and Aldi and British Waitrose gain market share, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel.
European rules to cap bankers' bonuses at twice fixed pay are �a retrograde step� that could add to difficulty in recruiting staff, according to the chairman of HSBC.
(Updates with closing prices). * FTSEurofirst 300 up 2.1 pct. * Rallies as Reuters reports ECB considering corporate bond buys. By Francesco Canepa.
... * GDP grew 7.3 pct in third quarter from year earlier. * Factory output pick-up offset by slowing property sector. * Li says faced with complex external environment (Adds comment by Premier Li Keqiang).
Royalties at Arm Holdings have regained momentum with the UK chip designer providing an optimistic outlook for future revenues, thanks to booming sales of Apple's latest iPhones, consumers shifting to 4G mobile devices and manufacturers racing to build ...