Big firms 'must condemn GamerGate'
Yesterday » 3:59:47
Games publishers must "stand-up and condemn" the movement referred to as "GamerGate", says a developer forced to leave her home due to threats.
Baidu misses profit predictions
29 Oct 2014 1:52:28
Profits and revenues from Baidu, often called "China's Google", miss analysts' profit forecasts.
Australia's flexible small firms
29 Oct 2014 0:19:12
The Aussie firms offering unusual job perks and flexible working
Change in China for family succession
29 Oct 2014 0:04:52
Why Chinese firms are changing their approach to succession
VIDEO: The Chinese succession dilemma
29 Oct 2014 0:04:25
The Chinese approach to succession in family firms is changing - the BBC looks at why.
US Fed ends QE stimulus programme
29 Oct 2014 8:38:46
US Federal Reserve announces an end to the quantitative easing stimulus programme begun in 2008.
Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari
29 Oct 2014 8:04:15
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to spin off Ferrari and sell a 10% stake in the luxury carmaker on the stock market.
US firm 'gets benefits contract'
29 Oct 2014 7:02:57
The government has awarded American firm Maximus the contract to assess the fitness of benefits claimants to work, the BBC understands.
Tesco in criminal fraud probe
29 Oct 2014 6:40:57
The Serious Fraud Office is carrying out a criminal investigation into accounting irregularities at supermarket giant Tesco.
VIDEO: UK adopts the 'smart shopping' habit
29 Oct 2014 3:33:54
Britain's biggest supermarkets have been having a tough time recently. Their profits have been squeezed by the discounters Aldi and Lidl.
Fed set to end US stimulus programme
29 Oct 2014 3:18:11
The US Federal Reserve is expected to announce that it will end its programme of buying financial assets with new money, a policy known as quantitative easing.
'Rip-off' payday loan broker warning
29 Oct 2014 3:14:04
Consumers are warned to be wary of "rip-off" payday middlemen, after the NatWest bank reports that it is receiving hundreds of new complaints every day.
FTSE rises ahead of Fed statement
29 Oct 2014 2:29:12
The FTSE 100 closes higher as investors hope the US Federal Reserve will indicate that it is in no hurry to increase interest rates.
Argos faces glitches on website
29 Oct 2014 1:40:05
The Argos website blocks access to some users after "technical issues" that arose following a revamp to the retailer's site.
Heathrow expects faster growth
29 Oct 2014 1:22:55
The UK's largest airport, Heathrow, reports higher sales and says it expects passenger numbers to grow at a faster rate.
Mortgage approvals at 14-month low
29 Oct 2014 1:20:47
The number of mortgages being approved has fallen to its lowest level in more than a year, according to the Bank of England.
Yorkshire fined £4.1m over mortgages
29 Oct 2014 1:14:26
Yorkshire Building Society is fined £4.1m for failing to deal properly with customers who were falling behind on mortgage payments.
Insolvency rate at eight-year low
29 Oct 2014 0:58:52
The rate at which Britons are becoming insolvent falls to its lowest since before the financial crisis, according to official figures.
Total profits hit by lower oil price
29 Oct 2014 0:27:45
French oil firm Total reports a 2% fall in third quarter profits because of falling oil prices.
Retailer Next cuts profit forecast
29 Oct 2014 0:01:56
Fashion retailer Next cuts its profit forecast for 2014 after a mild autumn reduces demand for winter clothing.
NFL could give UK 'more than £100m'
29 Oct 2014 0:00:32
A London-based NFL team could be worth more than £100m a year to the UK, according to a new report.
VIDEO: Right-to-buy scheme not working
29 Oct 2014 9:08:33
Housing associations say the right-to-buy scheme in England should be radically reformed.
Nintendo surprises with earnings
29 Oct 2014 8:16:03
Japanese video game giant Nintendo beat market expectations to post an operating profit of 215m yen in the July to September period.
Pilot strike hits Air France profits
29 Oct 2014 8:05:11
Air France-KLM has said last month's pilots' strike cost it €416m (£328m) in lost revenues as it reported operating profit fell by more than half in the three months to the end of October.
Deutsche Bank in 92m-euro loss
29 Oct 2014 7:26:54
Deutsche Bank swings to a loss in the third quarter because of higher legal costs to settle investigations.