VIDEO: Thousands set to join pay marches
18 Oct 2014 0:19:02
Tens of thousands of people are expected to join protests calling for an increase in pay following a week of industrial action organised by unions.
VIDEO: Counting the cost of learning to drive
18 Oct 2014 8:54:14
Learning to drive can be a tricky hurdle to overcome no matter however old you are, but for many young drivers the financial cost can be a particular challenge.
Thousands set to join pay marches
18 Oct 2014 3:29:36
Tens of thousands of people are expected to join protests organised by the TUC over the issue of pay following a week of action organised by unions.
Citizens Advice to give pension help
18 Oct 2014 0:39:45
Citizens Advice is to provide free face-to-face guidance following the government's announcement of new pension rules.
The costs of getting behind the wheel
17 Oct 2014 0:54:31
How the cost of learning to drive can mount up
VIDEO: Oysters flourish again in Swansea
17 Oct 2014 0:14:05
Oyster fishing is set to make a comeback in Wales after marine biologists reintroduced 40,000 oysters into Swansea Bay.
Yellen warns on growing inequality
17 Oct 2014 9:04:20
US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen warns about rising inequality in the US, saying she was 'greatly concerned' about the trend.
ECB's rows over help for Cyprus Bank
17 Oct 2014 8:57:43
The BBC's Andrew Walker unpicks some striking disclosures about divisions within European Central Bank over rescuing Cyprus's bank sector.
VIDEO: Interest rates 'lower for longer'
17 Oct 2014 7:32:48
Interest rates should remain low to avoid long-term economic stagnation, the chief economist at the Bank of England has said.
VIDEO: Will thumbprint tech mean end of PIN?
17 Oct 2014 7:12:30
Credit and debit cards with thumb print sensors built in could one day do away with the need to use codes, PINs and passwords.
VIDEO: The clean-up sweeping through India
17 Oct 2014 5:33:20
Narendra Modi has launched a campaign to clean up India's notoriously dirty streets and public buildings, but will it last?
VIDEO: Nalli Silks: The luxury sari firm
17 Oct 2014 5:27:24
Once made for Indian and British royalty, Nalli Silks - a family-run business - is cautiously expanding throughout India and abroad.
Games helped city hotel rates rise
17 Oct 2014 4:20:54
Glasgow hotels enjoyed a significant lift in room rates during July, helped by the Commonwealth Games.
VIDEO: Africa's plastic recycling entrepreneur
17 Oct 2014 3:25:18
The BBC's Tamasin Ford talks to entrepreneur Philippe Yoda, whose innovations in plastic recycling have taken him all over the world.
Morgan Stanley profits surge 87%
17 Oct 2014 2:58:17
US investment bank Morgan Stanley reports an 87% jump in profits to $1.65bn (£1bn) in the three months to the end of September.
AUDIO: Whither the global economy?
17 Oct 2014 2:27:53
US shares crept lower on Thursday, tracking big losses on European and Asian stock markets
Is Europe's economic motor stalling?
17 Oct 2014 2:21:56
Where did it all go wrong for Europe's biggest economy?
Virgin Money delays market flotation
17 Oct 2014 1:43:49
Virgin Money delays its planned October stock market flotation until investor sentiment improves.
'Buy Russian' campaign defies food embargo
17 Oct 2014 0:33:42
Russians put a brave face on the ban on Western food, but some businesses are suffering, Sarah Rainsford reports from Moscow.
The grandfather of modern coinage
17 Oct 2014 0:08:32
Why all modern coins are descended from this one
European stock markets rally
17 Oct 2014 9:41:09
European stock markets stage a recovery after a week of precipitous falls and volatility.
Jimmy Choo shares rise after float
17 Oct 2014 9:35:41
Shares in luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo rise on their London market debut after stepping out at the lower end of their pricing range.
VIDEO: The 'concept cars' money cannot buy
17 Oct 2014 9:20:35
The car industry jamboree known as the Paris Motor Show is wrapping up on the outskirts of the French capital.
Keep interest rates low, says Bank
17 Oct 2014 8:36:29
Interest rates should remain low to avoid long-term economic stagnation, says the chief economist at the Bank of England.
FTSE rise defies global share rout
17 Oct 2014 7:30:55
London's leading shares open higher on Friday, signalling a possible respite after the week's global stock market losses.