And in the real world... Shell, McDonald's, Tesco, Vodafone and more

LONDON - Today's round-up of the biggest business stories.

Royal Dutch Shell is to announce a major restructuring, merging its exploration and production and gas and power units, and cutting more than 30 per cent of senior management.
Source: Financial Times

McDonald’s is planning to overtake Starbuck’s as the biggest coffee chain in Europe, with proposals to open hundreds of McCafe stores this year.
Source: Financial Times

Tesco's chief executive, Sir Terry Leahy, got a bonus of £3.7 million in cash and shares last year, bringing his annual pay to more than £5 million.
Source: The Guardian

Vodafone has threatened to join the tax exodus out of Britain after a dispute with the Government over tax on foreign earnings.
Source: The Times

City finance professionals are so concerned about the future that almost 30 per cent are planning to leave London, according to a survey.
Source: Financial Times