Best of both worlds: Swap your Surrey semi for a French chateau and still work in London

An easier journey to the office and cheaper house prices - welcome to the double lives of the euro commuter

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 11:00 pm

Executive arrested over disappearance of $390 million in Bitcoins

Mark Karpeles, head of collapsed MTGox Bitcoin exchange held by Japanese police

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 10:46 pm

Ed Balls says Labour must back big business as he lifts lid on clashes with Ed Miliband

Former shadow chancellor tells The Telegraph he was increasingly concerned about the Labour leader's stance before vote

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 3:58 pm

Uber valued at $51bn after Microsoft helps latest fundraising

Taxi-hailing company completes a $1bn funding round

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 3:19 pm

Mark Zuckerberg calls for end to miscarriages taboo

The Facebook chief executive reveals deeply personal details of the struggle he and his wife went through to have a child and calls for more open discussion

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 2:57 pm

A Corbyn victory in the Labour leadership battle would be a disaster

If Jeremy Corbyn became leader of the Labour Party, it would become acceptable again to call for nationalising vast swathes of industry, for massively hiking tax and for demonising business

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 1:42 pm

Greece news live: as it happened - July 31

Prime Minister defends his former minister after IMF reveal they are unwilling to provide any money for a new rescue right now

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 1:36 pm

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife are expecting first child

Facebook founder announces he is expecting a baby with his wife Priscilla Chan after three miscarriages

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 1:00 pm

Carnival buoyed by rival's profit forecast as China takes to cruises

Carnival jumped towards the top of the FTSE 100 after US rival raised its profit forecast

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 12:42 pm

Bank of England's new policymaker to sever links with hedge fund after conflict of interest claims

Gertjan Vlieghe had wanted to stay part of a long-term incentive plan at Brevan Howard

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 12:36 pm

Alexis Tsipras: I ordered Varoufakis to 'defend Greece'

Greek prime minister compares country's battle against creditors as being on a war footing as he launches defence of former minister over 'Plan B'

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 12:06 pm

Britain in danger of losing the race to Iran before it's begun

UK companies are already falling behind French and German rivals to enter Iran as European governments launch charm offensives in Tehran

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 11:54 am

HMRC given go-ahead to demand £5.5bn from taxpayers - before they have chance to appeal

A court challenge to HMRC's power to demand upfront payments from taxpayers worth £5.5bn is rejected despite claims that it 'breaches natural justice'

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 11:41 am

US activist investor becomes Rolls-Royce's largest shareholder

ValueAct has successfully pushed for change at Microsoft and Sara Lee

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 11:16 am

285 jobs saved in William Sinclair pre-pack deal

Troubled Aim-listed gardening company sold to Irish rival Westland Horticulture

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 10:40 am

Young and old: how big is the wealth gap?

Patterns of income and home ownership have shifted in 20 years. Which generation has come off better?

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 10:28 am

Banks told to waive costs for savers put at risk by deposit guarantee change

Depositors who have more than £75,000 in one account will be allowed to shift the excess cash without penalty, the Bank of England says

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 9:53 am

Gold nears five-year low in longest weekly losing streak in a decade

The precious metal continues to lose its shine as the greenback strengthens and a US rate rise looking increasingly likely

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 8:27 am

Lloyds Banking Group pays dividend despite £1.4bn PPI hit

Pre-tax profit jumped 38pc to £1.2bn leading to a £535m dividend - and analysts believe it could pay out another £3.5bn to shareholders this year

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 7:55 am

NatWest blames cyber attack for payday website outage

Customers of NatWest's online banking service struggled to log in on payday

Posted by on 31 July 2015 | 7:46 am