Debenhams profits tumble 24.8%
Yesterday » 7:12:19
Annual profits at Debenhams have fallen 24.8%, reflecting the impact on sales of last year's warm winter weather.
Tesco boss to quit over profits error
Yesterday » 6:45:03
Tesco chairman Sir Richard Broadbent will leave the firm after the company announced a bigger-than-forecast hole in its profits.
VIDEO: Is Asian philanthropy on the rise?
23 Oct 2014 4:37:13
As the ranks of Asia's wealthy have swelled, philanthropic giving has increased. Rico Hizon speaks to Christina Tung from UBS about the future of giving in Asia.
Asian shares down following US lead
23 Oct 2014 2:33:32
Shares in Asia on Wednesday slide into negative territory, following Wall Street's lead after fatal shooting in Canada worries investors.
Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs
23 Oct 2014 0:04:03
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.
Tesco's next move: Expert views
22 Oct 2014 3:12:28
How can the supermarket turn its fortunes around?
The Brazilian walk-in siesta centres
22 Oct 2014 3:09:10
Renting your own room for a power nap
New home registrations at 2007 level
22 Oct 2014 3:03:24
Builders are preparing to construct new UK homes at a rate not seen since the before the financial crisis, new figures show.
KPMG and FSA criticised over Co-op
22 Oct 2014 3:01:13
KPMG and financial regulators have been criticised in a report by MPs into Co-op Bank's failed bid to buy 632 Lloyds branches last year.
VIDEO: More powers 'would boost UK cities'
22 Oct 2014 2:21:08
Allowing UK cities to make their own decisions on tax and spending could boost economic growth by £79bn a year by 2030, a year-long study has concluded.
How to manage a fast-growing firm
22 Oct 2014 9:11:51
The risks facing firms that grow too fast
India's love affair with gold set to deepen
22 Oct 2014 9:11:25
Why India's love affair with gold is deepening
US airbag recall expands to 7.8m cars
22 Oct 2014 7:44:19
US car safety regulators expand a recall of vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata airbags to 7.8 million, warning that owners should take 'immediate action'.
VIDEO: Don't crash: how to grow fast safely
22 Oct 2014 6:11:05
Leadership expert Steve Tappin talks to Chinese bosses about the dos and don'ts of managing a firm which is growing very quickly.
VIDEO: Payday lenders hit back at critics
22 Oct 2014 5:22:01
Payday lenders strike back against criticism that they leave customers worse off.
South Africa growth forecast slashed
22 Oct 2014 4:29:43
South Africa's new finance minister cuts the country's economic growth forecast from 2.7% to 1.4%.
Boeing raises annual profit forecast
22 Oct 2014 3:51:42
Aerospace giant Boeing has raised its forecast for profits this year and says it has a record backlog of orders.
Superdry founder gives up CEO role
22 Oct 2014 3:38:47
The founder of Superdry, Julian Dunkerton, gives up his role as CEO to focus on developing the brand's products and image.
Universal credit 'in place by 2018'
22 Oct 2014 3:21:29
Most benefit claimants will have transferred onto the government's universal credit scheme by the end of 2018, Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith predicts.
Microsoft to phase out Nokia name
22 Oct 2014 2:44:18
Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name from new devices, less than a year after acquiring the Finnish mobile firm.
Glaxo shares up as profits beat hopes
22 Oct 2014 2:21:06
GlaxoSmithKline's shares rose 4% after its third quarter results beat expectations and it pledged to return an additional £4bn to shareholders via a special share scheme.
Total names new heads after boss dies
22 Oct 2014 1:51:58
Oil giant Total appoints a new chief executive and new chairman to replace Christophe de Margerie who died in a plane crash in Moscow on Monday.
Worries for those denied payday loans
22 Oct 2014 0:48:44
The fate of people turned down for payday loans owing to stricter regulations on the industry has prompted polarised debate.
Pound falls on Bank meeting minutes
22 Oct 2014 0:35:18
The pound falls after Bank of England policy makers find "insufficient evidence" of inflationary pressure to justify a rate rise.
Total plane crash driver 'got lost'
22 Oct 2014 0:21:20
A snowplough driver at a Moscow airport says he lost his bearings before a collision with a plane that killed Total boss Christophe de Margerie.