9:40 am (an hour ago)
Royal Bank of Scotland sets aside £400m to cover potential costs from an investigation into possible manipulation of the foreign exchange market.
1:08 am (10 hours ago)
Russia will resume gas deliveries to Ukraine this winter in a deal brokered by the European Union, which will also safeguard supplies to EU countries.
10:34 am (33 minutes ago)
Japan's central bank, the Bank of Japan, surprises markets by announcing an expansion of its monetary stimulus policy.
10:07 am (an hour ago)
The UK Government has said that it will 'retire' £218m of the UK's £2bn First World War debt by refinancing bonds issued in 1917. It is the first payment of its kind for 67 years.
10:40 am (27 minutes ago)
Inflation in the eurozone rose slightly in October, giving some hope that the spectre of deflation can be staved off.
10:49 am (19 minutes ago)
The parent company of British Airways, IAG, upgrades its profit forecast after it reports a 30% rise in third quarter profits.
2:43 am (8 hours ago)
Investment bank Citigroup puts aside an extra $600m to cover legal expenses due to "rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries".
9:24 am (an hour ago)
The FTSE 100 rises in early trade after the Bank of Japan surprises markets by announcing more stimulus measures.
5:55 am (5 hours ago)
One of Australia's biggest lenders, ANZ, announces a record full-year net profit of A$7.3bn ($6.4bn, £4bn), up 15% from a year earlier.
Yesterday 11:33 pm (12 hours ago)
Starbucks' shares fall as investors express disappointment at the company's latest quarterly sales figures.
Yesterday 2:27 pm (21 hours ago)
The US economy grew at an annual rate of 3.5% in the third quarter, a better figure than economists were expecting.
12:48 am (10 hours ago)
The world's largest retailer, Wal-Mart, is closing 30 stores in Japan to improve profitability, the company says.
Yesterday 4:24 pm (19 hours ago)
Apple chief executive Tim Cook has publicly acknowledged his sexuality, saying he wants to try to help people struggling with their identity.
Yesterday, 8:24 am
The UK housing market is showing signs of slowing down, the Nationwide says, with the annual rate of price growth slowing to 9% in October.
Yesterday 12:05 pm (23 hours ago)
Filling up at a motorway service station can cost the average motorist an extra £8 a tank compared with elsewhere, the RAC says.
Yesterday 12:34 pm (23 hours ago)
Lenovo completes a $2.9bn takeover of Google's Motorola handset division, which it says makes it the third biggest smartphone maker.
Wednesday, 11:59 pm
Games publishers must "stand-up and condemn" the movement referred to as "GamerGate", says a developer forced to leave her home due to threats.
Tuesday, 7:19 pm
The former dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega, fails in his attempt to sue Activision after a character based on him appeared in a Call of Duty game.
Tuesday, 5:43 pm
There's been a rather unfortunate translation error on an ATM outside an Aberystwyth store.
Yesterday 6:18 pm (17 hours ago)
The Royal Mint announces the sale of a series of new, smaller, gold coins in a bid to encourage more people to invest in bullion.
Yesterday, 2:15 am
National Australia Bank is considering floating its Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking operations on the stock market as part of an exit from the UK.
Wednesday, 1:14 pm
Consumers are warned to be wary of "rip-off" payday middlemen, after the NatWest bank reports that it is receiving hundreds of new complaints every day.
Wednesday, 7:28 pm
US Federal Reserve announces an end to the quantitative easing stimulus programme begun in 2008 as economic recovery takes hold.
Wednesday, 2:31 am
Singapore is ranked the best country to do business for a ninth consecutive year by the World Bank's annual "Doing Business" report.
Wednesday, 11:20 am
The number of mortgages being approved has fallen to its lowest level in more than a year, according to the Bank of England.
Monday, 12:02 am
Hotel Chocolat co-founder Angus Thirlwell explains how he created a corporate mints provider which he transformed into a chocolate empire.
Thursday, October 23rd, 11:04 pm
US tech start ups are 'burning' cash at alarmingly high rates, and some experts are warning that innovation could suffer
Wednesday, October 22nd, 11:09 pm
A start-up business in Brazil is rolling out a network of drop-in siesta centres, where people can go to take an afternoon nap.
Wednesday, 10:00 am
A London-based NFL team could be worth more than £100m a year to the UK, according to a new report.
Tuesday, 4:19 pm
Hearts vow to become the first football club in Scotland - and biggest in the UK - to adopt the living wage.
Tuesday, 12:02 am
Men earn more prize money than women in 30% of sports, a BBC Sport study reveals.
Yesterday 11:59 pm (11 hours ago)
The metal detectorists saving marriages
12:07 am (11 hours ago)
Weighing up oil and gas development in Colorado
Yesterday 7:36 pm (16 hours ago)
Will Chinese films be the next big blockbusters?
Yesterday, 12:42 am
Has the US Federal Reserve's QE policy worked?
Yesterday 11:13 am (24 hours ago)
Has the market finally caught up with Samsung?
Wednesday, 8:04 pm
Why Chinese firms are changing their approach to succession
Wednesday, 8:19 pm
The Aussie firms offering unusual job perks and flexible working