4:42 pm (48 minutes ago)
Apple, the biggest US company by market value, will be included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average from 19 March.
1:00 pm (4 hours ago)
The new pension freedoms will be an 'open season' for fraudsters trying to steal people's savings, according to industry experts.
2:43 pm (3 hours ago)
The US economy adds 295,000 jobs in February, while the unemployment rate fell to 5.5% from 5.7%, Labor Department figures show.
12:30 pm (5 hours ago)
Vodafone is introducing a worldwide maternity policy, offering significantly better terms than the statutory minimum in the countries where it operates.
4:58 pm (32 minutes ago)
Shares in Thomas Cook jump nearly 25% on news Chinese conglomerate Fosun, which owns Club Med, has bought a 5% stake in the UK travel company.
12:23 pm (5 hours ago)
The UK's National Crime Agency (NCA) has mounted a "strike week" against suspected hackers resulting in 56 arrests.
11:15 am (6 hours ago)
Shares in furniture chain DFS make a steady return to the London stock market, following a flotation that values the firm at £543m.
11:59 am (6 hours ago)
The Football Association appoints current CEO of United Biscuits, Martin Glenn, as its new chief executive.
Yesterday 9:42 pm (20 hours ago)
A banker who claims he lost his job after raising concerns about his employer will have his case heard at a full employment tribunal hearing after losing a preliminary hearing.
1:15 am (16 hours ago)
All 31 US banks have passed the first hurdle in the Federal Reserve's latest round of annual "stress tests" to see how they would cope in the next economic crisis.
3:06 pm (2 hours ago)
Dave King, Paul Murray and John Gilligan succeed in seizing control of Rangers with about 85% of shareholder votes.
4:55 pm (35 minutes ago)
Shares in engineering firm Weir Group rise following rumours it could be a takeover target, but the FTSE 100 index falls.
Yesterday, 11:44 am
The Serious Fraud Office is investigating liquidity auctions held by the Bank of England during the financial crisis, the Bank says.
Yesterday, 12:47 pm
UK interest rates are kept unchanged again by the Bank of England, meaning they have now been at their record low of 0.5% for six years.
Yesterday, 4:45 pm
The European Central Bank raises this year's growth forecast for the eurozone to 1.5%, and says it will begin its quantitative easing programme next week.
2:59 am (15 hours ago)
The government needs to work out how driverless cars will be introduced onto UK roads, an influential group of MPs has said.
Tuesday, 5:11 pm
The Bank of Canada announces that tribute pictures of Leonard Nimoy's Spock on bank notes is not against the law.
Yesterday, 11:13 am
UK house prices fell 0.3% in February leaving the average house price at £192,372, according to the Halifax.
Yesterday, 9:44 am
The European Union approves the rollout of rural fuel rebates to 17 areas in Scotland and England.
Yesterday, 12:02 am
Four secondary ticket-selling websites have agreed to be more transparent, following pressure from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
Yesterday, 3:40 am
China, the world's second-largest economy, has set its growth target at about 7% for this year, the government said.
Yesterday, 8:56 am
Brazil's central bank lifts interest rates to a six-year high of 12.75% in an attempt to restrain inflation.
Wednesday, 12:35 pm
Eurozone retail sales rose for a fourth consecutive month in January, official figures show, indicating the zone's economy may be picking up.
Monday, 12:07 am
How Argentine investor, property developer and art collector, Eduardo Costantini, built up his business and made a fortune.
Thursday, February 26th, 12:08 am
Polo is one of the most popular sports in Argentina, yet unlike football or rugby most of the businesses that keep the game going are small homegrown companies.
Wednesday, February 25th, 12:05 am
Becoming your own boss is many people's dream, but what's it really like to start a business from scratch?
Wednesday, 2:40 pm
The Jockey Club says it will increase its contribution towards prize money at its 15 racecourses to a record £19.9m in 2015
Wednesday, 11:25 am
The South African city of Durban is all set to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games - and it is already aiming for the Olympics.
Monday, 6:06 pm
Liverpool Football Club reports a profit for the first time in seven years, mainly as a result of rising media revenue from the Premier League.
12:25 pm (5 hours ago)
A law passed in Germany will see 100 of the country's largest businesses appointing more women on their supervisory boards to meet the newly set quota of 30%.
1:03 pm (4 hours ago)
The BBC's Sameer Hashmi asks if the proposal for a universal social security system in India is realistic.
12:05 pm (5 hours ago)
The fast food industry is rapidly establishing itself across Africa, as Lerato Mbele reports.
2:27 am (15 hours ago)
There are now signs that things are getting better for ordinary Americans as companies like Walmart agree to wage increases.
2:21 am (15 hours ago)
A year on, the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 remains shrouded in mystery, but the airline industry is busy making sure the incident is not repeated.
12:11 pm (5 hours ago)
Local restaurants will soon feel the force of fast food in Kenya, reports the BBC's Michael Kaloki.
Yesterday, 2:34 am
Australia's multi-billion dollar surfing industry has been facing challenges since the global financial crisis, but things may be turning around for the sector.
Yesterday 10:40 pm (19 hours ago)
The SFO is investigating the Bank of England after allegations that the process under which it lent to banks during the financial crisis was "rigged".
12:01 am (17 hours ago)
The online-only banking revolution
Yesterday, 2:01 am
What impact has Lean In had on women?
Yesterday, 12:01 am
Aston Martin's battle to reinvent itself
Yesterday, 12:01 am
How countries are competing to attract foreign entrepreneurs
Yesterday, 12:01 am
Is wind power coming of age?
Wednesday, 12:13 am
When an ordinary car just isn't good enough
Wednesday, 12:12 am
Carmakers face a challenge from Google and Apple
Wednesday, 1:23 am
Why are petrol prices rising again?
Wednesday, 12:14 am
University feeds 270,000 taking refuge from Boko Haram