8:45 pm (3 hours ago)
George Osborne has used his annual Mansion House speech to the City to announce the government is preparing to sell its stake in Lloyds Bank back to private investors.
11:17 pm (39 minutes ago)
The Federal Reserve maintains its $85bn-a-month (£54bn) asset purchase programme, but says it could begin scaling back later this year and ending it completely in 2014.
3:48 pm (8 hours ago)
Measures including criminal sanctions to make bankers responsible for their own failings, are called for in a new report.
5:35 pm (6 hours ago)
Italian fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana are sentenced to jail in Italy for tax evasion but have appealed against the verdict.
1:47 pm (10 hours ago)
UK telecoms regulator Ofcom is to launch an investigation into BSkyB over the supply of its sports channels to rival broadcasters.
5:18 pm (7 hours ago)
Nine drug companies are fined for delaying cheaper generic drugs coming to market.
11:34 am (12 hours ago)
The average single person in their twenties will now have to save for over 14 years before they can buy a home, says the housing charity Shelter.
5:39 pm (6 hours ago)
Royal Mail workers vote strongly against the government's proposals to privatise the postal group.
3:20 pm (9 hours ago)
The IMF says Spain has made strong progress on its economy, but the outlook remains "difficult" and more action is needed to boost job creation.
2:43 pm (9 hours ago)
Dalian Wanda Group, a Chinese property developer, says it will spend £1bn ($1.6bn) to buy a British yacht maker and property in London.
2:03 pm (10 hours ago)
BT chief executive Ian Livingston is to leave the company to join the government as a trade minister, David Cameron announces.
11:25 am (13 hours ago)
The Bank of England governor was outvoted again at his final monetary policy committee meeting, with the body voting 6-3 against more stimulus measures.
10:01 am (14 hours ago)
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades urges eurozone leaders to help his country's biggest bank and sharply criticises the bailout agreed in March.
8:00 am (16 hours ago)
Japanese exports rose in May at the fastest annual rate since 2010 as the yen weakened, providing a boost to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's plan to revive the economy.
12:10 am (24 hours ago)
A new consistent system of front-of-pack food labelling is to be introduced in the UK, the government says.
7:19 pm (5 hours ago)
Shares in London fall back, with investors expected to remain cautious ahead of comments from the US Federal Reserve.
8:59 am (15 hours ago)
US satellite TV operator Dish Network says it will not submit a revised bid for Sprint Nextel, leaving the way open for a rival bid from Japan's Softbank.
Yesterday, 12:32 pm
Building Societies are warning the government about a future house price bubble, unless it plans how to end its Help to Buy programme.
Monday, 4:41 pm
UK household finances are improving, a survey suggests, although most people still believe their financial circumstances are deteriorating.
Yesterday, 1:42 pm
The bosses of the Lloyds Banking Group tell MPs that they knew there was a black hole in the accounts of the Co-op Bank, four months before a vital deal with them collapsed.
Yesterday, 5:48 pm
Leaders of the G8 major economies agree plan to clamp down on money launderers, illegal tax evaders and corporate tax avoiders.
Yesterday, 4:22 pm
New car sales across Europe fell to their lowest level in two decades in May as the deepening recession hurt demand.
Yesterday, 2:27 pm
The rate of consumer price index (CPI) inflation increased to 2.7% in May, up from 2.4% in April, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) says.
Monday, 12:10 am
If you ever fancied organising a concert by your favourite band, UK technology company Songkick could have the answer.
Thursday, June 13th, 12:21 am
The BBC’s Jill Martin visits a former nun and a beer nut in the US state of Georgia to discover why passion is seen as the vital ingredient in brewing a successful US small business.
Monday, June 10th, 12:07 am
Before the financial crisis, Jean-Christophe Menz could just walk into a bank and ask for money - not any more.
5:19 pm (7 hours ago)
Hearts' administrators say they are aware of the need to find a resolution to the club's problems so close to the new season.
6:32 am (17 hours ago)
Welsh rugby chief Roger Lewis calls for a home nations rethink of how profits generated by British and Irish Lions tours are split.
Yesterday, 9:05 am
Diego Maradona wins compensation from two Chinese firms for using his name in an online game, Hot-Blooded Soccer, without his consent.
10:16 am (14 hours ago)
The chief of Canadian Bombardier, Pierre Beaudoin, has said the company's new C-series of regional jets could boost revenues by as much as a quarter.
10:12 am (14 hours ago)
It is not just planes and helicopter on display at the Paris Air Show, as the BBC's Theo Leggett found out when he tried on some of US defence firm Raytheon's new kit.
11:42 am (12 hours ago)
Clothing manufacturers in Peru expect to make bumper profits next year by making football shirts for global fans descending on Brazil for the World Cup.
10:04 am (14 hours ago)
Investors want to know when the US Federal Reserve will begin scaling back its help for the economy - that is, buying $85bn a month in bonds and keeping interest rates low.
12:04 pm (12 hours ago)
Chinese property developer Dalian Wanda Group has said it will spend more than £1bn ($1.6bn) to buy a British yacht maker and develop a hotel in London.
10:03 am (14 hours ago)
The Today programme's business news with Simon Jack.
10:02 am (14 hours ago)
Lord Myners, the former Labour city minister, says "very little will change for several years as a result of the Tyrie report" on banking standards.
4:05 am (20 hours ago)
Singapore's economy is being impacted by the huge cloud of smoke that drifts in from Sumatran wood fires every year.
12:13 am (24 hours ago)
Where is the middle class growing around the world?
4:44 pm (7 hours ago)
BT boss goes in to bat for Britain
12:00 am (24 hours ago)
Are there no new big banks because we are too lazy?
12:27 am (23 hours ago)
Will the Airbus/Boeing duopoly ever be broken?
11:13 am (13 hours ago)
The IMF offers free online university courses
2:14 am (22 hours ago)
Is down-at-heel Detroit on the brink of a comeback?
1:35 pm (10 hours ago)
How do you prepare for a lifetime of renting?