Restaurant Group shares dive 20%

Shares in Restaurant Group - the owner of Chiquito, Frankie & Benny's and Garfunkel's - dive more than 20% after it cuts its profit forecast.

Posted by on 29 April 2016 | 3:08 am

Brussels attacks slow IAG's growth plans

Airline group IAG, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, says it will slow plans to fly more routes as a result of weaker revenues following the Brussels attacks.

Posted by on 29 April 2016 | 2:46 am

What is the French economic problem?

The story behind France's economic malaise

Posted by on 29 April 2016 | 2:41 am

RBS losses more than double to £968m

Royal Bank of Scotland reports a loss of £968m for the first three months of 2016 - more than double the figure for the same period last year.

Posted by on 29 April 2016 | 2:24 am

China's biggest yuan move in 11 years

China pushes through the biggest move on the exchange rate for the yuan since 2005.

Posted by on 29 April 2016 | 1:49 am

Gucci warns HK shops on funeral fakes

Luxury goods maker Gucci sends warning letters to Hong Kong shops selling paper versions of its products to be burned as ritual funeral offerings.

Posted by on 29 April 2016 | 12:24 am

Nurofen's UK maker fined in Australia

Australia's federal court fines Reckitt Benckiser, the maker of Nurofen, A$1.7m ($1.3m; £0.89m) for misleading consumers over pain products.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 10:43 pm

Billionaire investor dumps Apple shares

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn unloads his shares in Apple over the company's prospects in China.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 7:29 pm

VIDEO: Qantas warns of weaker demand ahead

A top executive at Qantas says the Australian election in July could hit demand for air travel.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 7:22 pm

MPs criticise Right to Buy extension

The government's plan to extend the Right to Buy to Housing Association tenants is sharply criticised by a group of MPs.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 6:05 pm

Can we trust cloud providers to keep our data safe?

Is our data more secure in the cloud?

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 6:00 pm

Living wage: 'We are losing out'

Why some are finding their pay packets shrinking

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 6:00 pm

Amazon sees profits and sales surge

Amazon reports a profit of $513m in its first quarter, helped by a 28% jump in sales.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 4:57 pm

Rebellion over executive pay grows

A shareholder revolt over excessive executive pay hits Weir Group, Shire, Standard Chartered and Reckitt Benckiser.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 3:14 pm

VIDEO: Steel at heart of Wales election

With one week of polling left in the Welsh Assembly Elections the steel industry is dominating the campaign.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 2:56 pm

VIDEO: City views on the EU referendum

BBC Breakfast's Steph McGovern takes a look at where the financial services industry stands on Britain's membership of the EU.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 12:55 pm

Ford profit doubles on European sales

Ford reports a record quarterly profit following strong sales in Europe and moving more pick-up trucks and SUVs in North America.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 11:20 am

Barclays offers PPI refunds to 10,000

Barclays sends letters to 10,000 of its customers, offering refunds for Payment Protection Insurance (PPI).

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 9:34 am

VIDEO: Workers on National Living Wage worse off

Some companies are reforming their "pay and reward structures" to offset the cost of introducing the National Living Wage, leaving their workers worse off.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 9:08 am

Comcast to buy Dreamworks for $3.8bn

Comcast's NBCUniversal subsidiary announces it has agreed to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8bn

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 8:38 am

VIDEO: Sorrell 'not embarrassed' by success

WPP chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell has defended his pay package and the success of WPP, the advertising giant he founded in 1985.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 7:07 am

Pension hole deters Tata Steel buyers

Potential buyers of Tata Steel UK have said they would not be willing to take on the company's pensions liabilities, Business Secretary Sajid Javid says.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 6:21 am

Superfast broadband take-up 'slow'

Tests on 42 towns and cities across the UK suggest almost half have average broadband speeds below 24Mbps.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 5:57 am

VW to pay chiefs £49m despite losses

Twelve current and former Volkswagen managers will be paid about £49m for 2015 despite record losses.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 5:06 am

Playstation sales boost Sony profits

Japan's Sony reports full-year profits of $1.4bn as Playstation sales help to turn around the company's fortunes.

Posted by on 28 April 2016 | 3:15 am