European shares closed higher after voters in Scotland rejected independence and opted to remain within the United Kingdom.» Read More
LONDON— Scotland's decision to reject independence from the United Kingdom gave British markets a short-term lift Friday but worries over future constitutional changes kept a lid on the relief rally.
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GLASGOW, Scotland— Scotland's leading banks warned Thursday that they would move their headquarters to England if Scots vote to leave the United Kingdom, intensifying doubts about the territory's economic future and dealing a blow to the Scottish independence campaign just days ahead of a historic referendum.
RBS and Lloyds said relocation to England will happen if Scotland referendum makes it an independent country
European shares closed lower on Thursday on concerns regarding U.S. military action and an independence vote in Scotland.
The U.S. dollar hit a six-year high against the yen and sterling recovered some ground after recent nerves over Scottish independence.
LONDON, Sept 11- The dollar powered to a fresh six-year high against the yen on Thursday, while sterling got some respite from a poll that helped calm nerves over Scotland's vote on independence in a week's time.
LONDON— In a blow to the Scottish independence campaign, top financial groups including the Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group say they will move their headquarters to England if Scots vote to break away from the United Kingdom.
LONDON, Sept 11- The U.S. dollar powered to a six-year high against the yen on Thursday and sterling recovered some ground after a recent bout of nerves over the prospect of Scotland voting for independence in a week's time.
One of the world’s best-known billionaires got involved in the Scottish independence debate, as the small state shifts to the top of the agenda.
Sept 10- Britain's Lloyds Banking Group Plc, which is based in Scotland, said on Wednesday it would set up legal entities in England as part of its contingency planning for next week's referendum on Scottish independence. Lloyds Banking Group currently employs 16,000 staff in Scotland.
MARIANO RAJOY, Spain's Prime Minister:. SORAYA SÁENZ DE SANTAMARIA, Spain's Deputy Prime Minister:. LUIS DE GUINDOS, Spain's Economy Minister:.
LONDON, Sept 10- Emilio Botin, who transformed Santander from a small domestic lender into the euro zone's biggest bank, has died of a heart attack, aged 79.. MARIANO RAJOY, Spain's Prime Minister:. SORAYA SAENZ DE SANTAMARIA, Spain's Deputy Prime Minister:.
European shares closed lower on Tuesday, with investors cautious regarding an upcoming independence vote for Scotland.
LONDON, Sept 9- At the heart of the debate about whether or not Scotland can prosper as an independent country, ahead of a vote on Sept. 18, is the issue of what would happen to its financial services industry.
Scottish independence: The new worry for equities. It has driven the pound down against the dollar.
European shares closed lower on Monday, with the decline led by the U.K.'s FTSE 100 after weak trade data from China.