Scottish consumers will pay more for food if they vote for independence in next year's referendum because Britain's big supermarket chains plan to raise their prices north of the border, senior executives have warned.
Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LLOY) plans to sell its remaining 21 percent stake in St. James's Place Plc (STJ) as Britain's largest mortgage lender seeks to bolster capital.
"We need to improve our competitiveness in defense and space�and we need to do it now," said Tom Enders, chief executive at EADS.
Barry Stevenson, who resigned in April after a profit warning, picked up a total package of �631,000 last year, the firm's annual report shows.
Oil explorer lines up new directors in a move that could breach terms of a deal struck with investors, Sky News understands. 3:49pm UK, Monday 09 December 2013.