8:16 am (30 minutes ago)
Sterling surges in the currency markets while the FTSE 100 share index opens higher as Scotland rejects independence.
12:14 am (9 hours ago)
Multi-billionaire Oracle boss Larry Ellison steps aside to focus on product engineering, as Mark Hurd and Safra Catz are named as co-chief executives.
1:52 am (7 hours ago)
Chinese online giant Alibaba prices its shares $68 ahead of the start of trading on Friday, making it one of the biggest stock market listings ever.
Yesterday 8:52 pm (12 hours ago)
Microsoft announces another 2,100 redundancies as part of a target to cut 18,000 jobs, about 14% of its workforce.
Yesterday 4:40 pm (16 hours ago)
A group of bondholders in the collapsed retail chain, Phones 4U, have failed in an 11th-hour plan to rescue the company.
Yesterday 10:03 am (23 hours ago)
Motorist organisation, the RAC, and the DVLA have clashed over the policing of car tax with claims of increased evasion amid changes to the system.
Yesterday 11:09 am (22 hours ago)
UK retail sales rose by 0.4% during August, helped by shoppers looking to snap up high-powered vacuum cleaners ahead of an EU ban on the products.
Yesterday 1:43 pm (19 hours ago)
A European Central Bank measure designed to stimulate the flagging eurozone economy has seen a low initial take-up by banks.
Yesterday 3:08 pm (18 hours ago)
Airlines are within their rights to charge a supplement to customers checking-in their luggage, a court rules.
Yesterday 11:04 am (22 hours ago)
Borrowers' appetite for home loans is "starting to wane" despite an annual rise in mortgage lending, a lenders' group says.
Yesterday 3:03 pm (18 hours ago)
The Irish government upgrades growth forecasts for 2014 after the economy grew by a stronger-than-expected 1.5% in the April-to-June quarter.
Yesterday 11:21 am (21 hours ago)
NewsCorp's chief executive writes strongly worded letter calling for a tougher approach from the EU to search giant Google.
Wednesday, 8:38 pm
The US Federal Reserve says it will raise interest rates once a "considerable time" has passed after its stimulus programme ends in October.
Yesterday 5:12 pm (16 hours ago)
The FTSE 100 rises, but shares in French Connection dive nearly 9% despite the fashion retailer reporting narrower losses.
Yesterday 1:16 pm (19 hours ago)
A bill to restrict foreign ownership in Russia's media will go before the Russian parliament, dominated by allies of President Putin.
Yesterday, 2:24 am
Japan narrows its trade deficit in August as a fall in imports lowers the country's energy bill for the month.
Wednesday, 10:00 am
A total of 180,675 fraudulent applications for motor insurance were detected by the industry last year, a trade body says.
Tuesday, 4:45 pm
Chinese footwear firm Ultrasonic has announced the disappearance of its chief executive and chief operating officer, along with most of its cash.
Yesterday 3:31 pm (17 hours ago)
Six women are convicted of running a "pyramid scheme" in south-west England and south Wales in which thousands of people lost money.
Wednesday, 12:06 am
Online bank First Direct has topped a customer service league compiled by consumer group Which?, with Npower ranked bottom.
Wednesday, 12:59 pm
The UK rate fell to 6.2% in the three months to the end of July, while the number claiming Jobseeker's Allowance has dipped below one million.
Yesterday 4:59 pm (16 hours ago)
India and China sign 12 agreements, one of which will see China investing $20bn in India's infrastructure over five years.
Wednesday, 2:45 pm
US consumer prices fell in August for the first time since April 2013, Labor Department figures show.
Wednesday, 9:38 pm
The Ebola outbreak could have a catastrophic economic impact on three West African countries, the World Bank says.
Wednesday, 12:28 am
A profile of Everett Alvarez, the former US Navy pilot, who spent eight and a half years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, before a successful career in government and business.
Tuesday, 12:01 am
Ivorian Coast entrepreneur Thierry N'Doufou talks about how he developed a tablet computer which he wants to be used by all school children in the country.
Sunday, September 14th, 8:02 pm
Singaporean businessman Kenny Yap says he aims to be the world's biggest tropical fish exporters: "I like being a big fish in a small pond," he tells the BBC.
Wednesday, 12:05 am
Hotel chain Radisson suspends its sponsorship of NFL team Minnesota Vikings after one of their players was charged with child abuse.
Friday, September 12th, 3:26 pm
US private investment company Cain Hoy Enterprises confirms it is considering a takeover offer for English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur.
Wednesday, September 10th, 3:16 pm
Manchester United predicts profit and revenue to fall as a result of its failure to qualify for Champions League.
8:12 am (33 minutes ago)
How 'No' vote will alter Scottish tax and benefits
Yesterday 10:41 pm (10 hours ago)
The man behind China's internet giant Alibaba
Yesterday 8:04 pm (13 hours ago)
India's farmers turn to tech to cope with climate change
1:11 am (8 hours ago)
Kenya's security sector grows in aftermath of Westgate attack
Yesterday, 12:03 am
What will Alibaba do with $25bn?
Yesterday, 12:42 am
How will we shop in 2020?
Yesterday, 12:20 am
The North American farmers who have started to plant wasabi