John Lewis celebrates 150 years

What's the story of John Lewis' 150 years of success?

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 8:47 pm

Cheaper stamps if Scots go it alone?

Will stamps get cheaper if Scots go it alone?

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 8:13 pm

'Rogue directors' crackdown planned

People convicted of commercial crimes overseas could be banned from running UK firms in an attempt to tackle "rogue directors", Business Secretary Vince Cable says.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 6:02 pm

US 'delays' Keystone XL decision

The US state department gives federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline before determining whether to issue a permit.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 3:20 pm

Electricians question CBI vote move

The body representing electrical contractors urges CBI Scotland to think again about giving its support to the campaign against Scottish independence.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 12:11 pm

VIDEO: Vinyl fights back against downloads

New research suggests that physical formats for music, like CDs, cassettes and vinyl are experiencing a revival, particularly among younger buyers, despite digital downloads.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 10:17 am

Giorgio Armani settles tax dispute

The fashion house Giorgio Armani pays 270m euros (£222m; $374m) to the Italian authorities to settle a tax bill.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 9:53 am

VIDEO: UK could become 'nation of renters'

Almost half of Britons believe the UK will become a nation of renters within a generation, research suggests.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 6:16 am

AUDIO: Third believe they may never own home

A third of adults under 45 say they have no prospect of owning their own home, a report by Halifax has found.

Posted by on 18 April 2014 | 5:48 am

Barnes & Noble founder offloads $64m

Barnes & Noble chairman trims his stake in the bookstore company to 20% by selling shares worth $64m.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 7:49 pm

VIDEO: Singapore puts innovation on show

Singapore is running a trade fair for entrepreneurs, where exhibitors hope to turn their idea into a worldwide success.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 7:23 pm

Ex-BP worker fined over shares trade

A BP employee who oversaw the cleanup of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 agrees to settle a charge of insider trading.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 7:10 pm

Selling globally is child's play

The tech making e-commerce easier for small firms

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 6:09 pm

Alfa Romeo plots a US comeback

After 20 years, Alfa Romeo returns to the US

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 6:06 pm

VIDEO: Alfa Romeo plots US comeback

Alfa Romeo, the Italian sports car maker, returns to the US market after 20 years. Michelle Fleury takes a tour of the car the firm hopes will appeal to American drivers.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 6:05 pm

Weibo shares surge on US debut

Shares in China's largest Twitter-like service, Weibo, went up by almost 20% on the first day of its listing in the US, despite a disappointing start.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 4:10 pm

Sydney airport go-ahead

Economic gold or nightmare reality?

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 2:00 pm

Pensioners could get death estimate

Retirees could be told how long they are likely to live after stopping work, says pensions minister Steve Webb.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 11:31 am

London Market Report

The pound hits its highest level in more than four years against the US dollar.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 10:56 am

Tube staff plan five days of strikes

RMT workers on the London Underground are to take five days of strike action according to the union.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 10:07 am

US banking giants see mixed results

US banking giant Goldman Sachs reports a drop in net earnings while Morgan Stanley sees profits jump.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 9:34 am

Anglo Irish bank pair found guilty

Two former Anglo Irish bank chiefs have been found guilty of making loans designed to illegally prop up the bank's share price.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 9:33 am

RBS: No evidence of small firm fraud

Royal Bank of Scotland says law firm Clifford Chance has cleared it over allegations that it forced small firms to close so it could make a profit.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 8:10 am

Co-op Group reports £2.5bn loss

The Co-operative Group reports losses of £2.5bn, the worst results in its 150-year history, after what its chief executive calls a "disastrous" year.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 7:01 am

AUDIO: Why Danny Mills bought all the pies

Former England defender Danny Mills has invested in the struggling West Cornwall Pasty Company.

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 5:07 am