Alpari UK 'has potential buyers'
20 Jan 2015 3:38:24
The administrators called in to run failed spread betting firm Alpari UK say they have received several inquiries from potential buyers.
Asian shares up on China growth data
20 Jan 2015 3:23:50
Asian shares traded higher on Tuesday after China's economic growth in 2014 came in above market expectations.
VIDEO: How will China handle slower growth?
20 Jan 2015 3:21:37
China's economic growth slows to its weakest in 24 years, expanding 7.4% in 2014 compared to 7.7% in 2013.
IMF cuts global growth forecast
20 Jan 2015 2:59:50
The International Monetary Fund has lowered its forecast for global economic growth for this year and next.
China's growth slows to 7.4% in 2014
20 Jan 2015 2:59:04
China's economic growth slows to 7.4% last year from 7.7% in 2013, marking its slowest pace of expansion in 24 years.
VIDEO: Air India embarks on cost-cutting
20 Jan 2015 1:15:22
State-owned Air India announces it will be making multi-million-dollar cuts after the Indian government told it to improve its finances.
Car insurance costs 'to rise by 10%'
20 Jan 2015 0:21:50
The cost of car insurance could rise by up to 10% in the coming year, and home insurance premiums are unlikely to go any lower, according to the AA.
Denmark acts over currency fallout
20 Jan 2015 0:04:07
Denmark cuts interest rates to prevent the krone from strengthening in the wake of the turmoil caused by Switzerland's decision to scrap the franc's peg to the euro.
Why I return to 'the Magic Mountain'
19 Jan 2015 3:53:19
Why I've been going to Davos for seven years
VIDEO: Is China's 'miracle economy' in trouble?
19 Jan 2015 3:42:19
The BBC's China editor Carrie Gracie visits the north-east city of Harbin to look at the problems plaguing the world's second largest economy.
Soviet collapse felt among wildlife
19 Jan 2015 2:56:50
The socioeconomic shocks following the collapse of the Soviet Union also affected the region's wildlife, a study suggests.
Melbourne ready for tennis return
19 Jan 2015 1:44:44
How Melbourne is cashing in on the Australian Open
VIDEO: Melbourne 2015 serves economic boost
19 Jan 2015 1:44:01
What are the benefits to the Melbourne economy of hosting the first Grand Slam tennis event of 2015?
China's property problem
19 Jan 2015 0:04:21
China's massive property sector may be its biggest risk to growth
Down under hunger for online video
19 Jan 2015 9:57:51
Over 300,000 Aussies are skirting the law to watch online content
Probe gets an eyeful of dwarf Ceres
19 Jan 2015 8:26:34
The American space agency's Dawn spacecraft is bearing down on Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.
Tesco 'eroded customers' trust'
19 Jan 2015 7:01:16
Tesco allowed the trust of its millions of customers to be "eroded," ex-boss Sir Terry Leahy tells BBC Panorama in his first detailed comments on the crisis at the retailer.
VIDEO: Surprise! You could be among richest 1%
19 Jan 2015 6:40:27
As Oxfam predicts that the richest 1% of the world's population will soon have more wealth than the rest, the BBC looks at who exactly is the top 1%.
Malaria resistance genetics revealed
19 Jan 2015 6:21:38
Genetic mutations that are associated with resistance to the frontline malaria drug are identified, scientists report.
Aviva plans 1,500 job cuts after deal
19 Jan 2015 6:14:22
UK insurance giant Aviva says it plans to cut about 1,500 jobs by the end of 2017, following its acquisition of pensions company Friends Life.
Birmingham City in fraud scare
19 Jan 2015 5:51:33
The company that owns Birmingham City, Birmingham International Holdings Limited, says it believes that a former employee may have "misappropriated" £2.5m.
SFO closes probe into Autonomy sale
19 Jan 2015 2:33:45
The Serious Fraud Office closes its investigation into the 2011 takeover of UK software firm Autonomy by computer giant Hewlett-Packard.
EE customers to share £1m refund
19 Jan 2015 1:57:04
A "small" number of EE customers will share a refund of roughly £1m after they were wrongly charged VAT.
Micro-machines journey inside animal
19 Jan 2015 1:55:50
In a case of science fiction meeting reality, microscopic machines have journeyed inside a living animal for the first time.
British Gas to cut gas prices by 5%
19 Jan 2015 1:27:06
British Gas becomes the latest energy firm to announce a household gas price cut, promising a 5% fall in late February.