Credit Suisse posts quarterly loss
22 Jul 2014 6:12:02
Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse reports its biggest quarterly loss in almost six years after being hit by its settlement with US authorities over tax evasion charges.
Jellyfish set for record numbers
22 Jul 2014 6:01:35
Wales is hailed as a jellyfish "hotspot" by researchers who say they could hit record numbers this summer.
VIDEO: How safe is the 'internet of things'?
22 Jul 2014 4:59:04
Increasingly, technology companies are integrating the internet with other devices, such as household appliances or cars. But are there security risks?
Yahoo buys app analytics firm Flurry
22 Jul 2014 1:03:34
Yahoo acquires an app analytics firm, Flurry, in an attempt to help boost its advertising revenue from smartphones.
China signs Venezuela oil deal
22 Jul 2014 0:44:39
Chinese President Xi Jinping has signed an oil deal with Venezuela, as part of a four-day tour of Latin America.
Student loan system 'tipping point'
22 Jul 2014 0:03:58
There are so many problems and incorrect forecasts in the student loan system that there needs to be a complete review, says a report from MPs.
PPI 'dominates complaints data'
21 Jul 2014 3:11:42
Up to 5,000 new complaints a week about payment protection insurance (PPI) are making their way to the financial ombudsman, but the numbers are falling.
Osborne to announce £18m funding
21 Jul 2014 3:08:44
Chancellor George Osborne will announce £18m of funding for business projects he says could help create 30,000 jobs in the Glasgow area.
The EU's nuclear links with Russia
21 Jul 2014 3:01:02
The EU's dependence on Russian-designed power plants
A company born out of frustration
21 Jul 2014 2:50:25
How one man's failure to get a cab drove him to try to fix the problem
Can drones tackle wildlife poaching?
21 Jul 2014 2:43:02
How drones may be used to fight wildlife poaching in Africa
Netflix profits double to $71m
21 Jul 2014 0:39:39
Online video service Netflix reports profits of $71m in the second quarter, more than double compared with the same period a year ago.
Beef's greater environment burden
21 Jul 2014 9:08:53
A new study says the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock.
From bad to worse?
21 Jul 2014 7:15:53
Further sanctions on Russia will hit an already ailing economy
VIDEO: Goods held in port for wealthy client
21 Jul 2014 6:58:17
Mark Lobel reports on foreign investors re-building ties with Iran in anticipation of an easing of trade restrictions on the country.
VIDEO: Drones homing in on wildlife poachers
21 Jul 2014 6:34:44
Civilian drones are being tested across Africa's game reserves in a hi-tech battle with poachers threatening the continent's wildlife tourism industry.
VIDEO: 'I couldn't get a taxi... so I created an app'
21 Jul 2014 6:30:38
Brazilian Tallis Gomes explains how a failed attempt to hail a cab drove him to create smartphone app Easy Taxi.
Seals 'feed' at offshore wind farms
21 Jul 2014 6:07:25
Some seals prefer to forage for food at offshore wind farms, UK study suggests.
Criminal probe targets forex market
21 Jul 2014 4:54:41
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) launches a criminal investigation into allegations of price rigging in the foreign exchange market.
Seoul to ban ride-sharing app Uber
21 Jul 2014 2:52:32
Seoul is planning to ban mobile phone ride-sharing app Uber just as the company aims to accelerate its expansion in Asia.
VIDEO: The oddities of the City of London
21 Jul 2014 2:52:01
The Corporation of London is the body that runs the City and is a quirk of centuries of history.
VIDEO: Mayor: Not helpful for me in my role
21 Jul 2014 2:47:34
The banking scandals in recent years are "not helpful for me in my role", says the Lord Mayor of London.
Sea turtle migrates 2,472 miles
21 Jul 2014 2:01:01
A green sea turtle migrated a staggering 3,979 km (2,472 miles) in a year, according to Swansea University researchers.
China suspends KFC's meat supplier
21 Jul 2014 1:20:03
Authorities in Shanghai suspend the operations of a meat supplier suspected of selling expired meat to fast food chains including McDonald's and KFC.
VIDEO: Malaysia Airlines' future questioned
21 Jul 2014 0:25:11
Analysts are questioning whether Malaysia Airlines can recover from two tragic disasters this year.