Market pressure eases after Brexit rout

UK financial markets calm down after two days of turmoil in the wake of the Brexit vote, with the FTSE 100 gaining more than 2%.

Posted by on 28 June 2016 | 2:42 am

Stock market rebel

A profile of stockbroker Brad Katsuyama, who devised a way to prevent the controversial practice of high frequency trading on the US financial markets.

Posted by on 28 June 2016 | 2:24 am

Japan stocks continue to gain despite Brexit turmoil

Japanese shares continue to roll back losses from Friday's sharp post-Brexit tumble, but exporters continue to suffer from the strengthening yen.

Posted by on 28 June 2016 | 2:11 am

HS2 has unrealistic timetable, says National Audit Office

The HS2 high-speed rail project has an "unrealistic timetable" and faces major cost pressures, says a report by the National Audit Office.

Posted by on 28 June 2016 | 1:48 am

Brits wanted

As businesses grapple with how to respond to Brexit, Germany's capital is keen to open new doors to Britain's tech-savvy talent pool.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 11:05 pm

EU referendum: German carmakers warn on free movement

German carmakers say that if the UK wants access to the single market, then it will have to accept the free movement of EU citizens.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 9:55 pm

Japanese business 'envious of the EU being a single market'

One Japanese businessman expresses bafflement that the UK would want to leave the European Union.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 7:56 pm

VW US emissions settlement reported to cost $15bn

German automaker Volkswagen reportedly reaches a $15bn (£11.3bn) settlement with US car owners after the firm admitted cheating in emission tests.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 7:29 pm

Business secretary to hold business summit on Brexit

Business Secretary Sajid Javid will hold a meeting of UK business groups on Tuesday to discuss the fallout from the UK vote to leave the European Union.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 7:07 pm

EU Referendum: What does a falling pound mean for your finances?

With the pound falling to its lowest level in more than 30 years after Brexit, there will be an impact on many people's personal finances

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 6:57 pm

'There were bullet holes'

Paul Srivorakul started his business in the middle of a coup and it thrived, but what's the best way for firms to cope with uncertainty?

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 6:37 pm

How should firms handle uncertainty?

Natural disasters and an unstable political environment mean an uncertain environment for Thai companies. How do they cope?

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 6:37 pm

Wife cake?

Tech firms promise auto-translation services that are near-instantaneous and accurate, but can businesses really rely on them?

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 6:33 pm

Ratings agencies downgrade UK credit rating after Brexit vote

The UK has lost its top AAA credit rating from S&P and has been downgraded by rival agency Fitch, following the EU referendum "out" vote.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 3:29 pm

Ryanair: 'To focus growth on European Union'

Ryanair's chief executive Michael O'Leary says that the airline will focus its growth on EU routes next year.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 2:17 pm

The markets facing trading turmoil

Global markets face a bumpy ride ahead this week as investors digest the result of the UK's vote to leave the EU

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 11:32 am

Falling pound fears on the high street

The pound has fallen sharply following the UK's decision to leave the European Union - how might this affect prices on the High Street?

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 11:24 am

Brexit: What does it mean for expats, here and in the EU?

How does the UK's vote to leave the European Union affect British expats in Europe, and EU nationals working in the UK?

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 11:22 am

David Cameron on future of UK's EU workers

David Cameron responds to questions on what the future would be for EU workers currently in the UK and for UK citizens working in other EU countries.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 11:10 am

Five models for post-Brexit UK trade

Norway, Switzerland, Canada or Singapore? What approach should the UK take to trade deals with the EU and others, once it leaves the European bloc?

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 10:59 am

Brexit: Three questions for central bankers

Theo Leggett poses three questions that central bankers will have to answer in the wake of the UK's vote to leave the EU.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 10:48 am

Trade consequences

German politicians consider a tough approach on Brexit as the leading German business association denies saying the UK would continue to have access to the single market.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 10:23 am

Brexit: Five changes to your finances

The UK's vote to leave the EU has had an immediate effect on some elements of our finances - but not all. Here's what has changed.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 8:59 am

Chinese whispers

Chinese business and political leaders at the World Economic Forum gathering in Tianjin are putting a brave face on the uncertainty caused by Britain's vote to leave the EU.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 7:09 am

EU referendum: HMRC issues 'carry on' message

The UK's tax authority is stressing that "no laws have changed" and that tax rules remain the same following the EU referendum.

Posted by on 27 June 2016 | 6:24 am