Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:16:24 GMTMore than 16m people in the UK have savings of less than £100, a study by the Money Advice Service (MAS) finds.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:14:58 GMTGermany's second-biggest lender, Commerzbank, plans to cut nearly 10,000 jobs and end dividend payments for the first time in a bid to save cash.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:56:45 GMTThe Competition and Markets Authority plans to scrutinise the operation of price comparison websites, which allow consumers to compare products and services.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:23:57 GMTThe price of oil slips back in Thursday trading as traders question whether the output cut agreed by Opec will be binding.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:52:55 GMTInternational Trade Secretary Liam Fox says the UK's trade with the European Union will be "at least as free" after Brexit as it is now.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:14:30 GMTSamsung has confirmed it is in talks with US consumer watchdogs after a lawsuit against the firm over "exploding" washing machines.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:47:53 GMTA profit warning from Capita, the company which operates the London congestion charge, prompts shares to plunge 30%
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:17:32 GMTAlton Towers has started to see a recovery in trade, its owners Merlin Entertainment have said, following last year's crash on the Smiler rollercoaster.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:26:22 GMTMusic streaming company Spotify is reported to be in 'advanced talks' to take over rival Soundcloud.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:00:58 GMTCampaigners call for reform as figures reveal taxpayers are paying more than £400,000 a year to subsidise a Saudi billionaire's farm.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:18:20 GMTThe London market rises nearly 1% in morning trading, lifted by a strong showing from oil and mining stocks.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:43:26 GMTThe government and French energy giant EDF are set to sign the key contract for the new £18bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:41:41 GMTA bidder for three Tata UK steelworks hopes to reach a deal "within weeks", according to industry sources.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:17:40 GMTMatthias Mueller, the chief executive of German car giant VW, says the firm made a 'huge mistake' in using technology in its diesel cars to cheat on emissions tests.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:18:26 GMTAs one of India's largest insurance firms launches the country's biggest stock market listing in six years, the industry is at a turning point.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:34:36 GMTTen years ago Blackberries were the handset of choice for busy global business executives but now the company controls just 0.1% of the global smartphone market, so what went wrong?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:12:31 GMTBlackberry is to end production of its handsets and will outsource development to partners. The BBC's Chris Foxx takes a look at its bumpy history.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:27:34 GMTRhenium, zirconium, thallium - obscure metals trader Anthony Lipmann shows off his wares, but who would want to buy them?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:43:16 GMTThe Malaysian firm TripFez is a bit like TripAdvisor - except it is focussing on serving global Muslim travellers.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:39:02 GMTAnger has been boiling over in China over the controversial practice known as peer-to-peer lending, with investors in one firm saying they have lost tens of millions.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:38:18 GMTOn Monday, nearly 50,000 unionised workers at Hyundai held their first nationwide strike in more than a decade, action that could hit the car company's bottom line.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:04:24 GMTThe insurance industry publishes three "flood risk" symbols it would like estate agents in England and Wales to put on their property particulars
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:49:33 GMTReports of passengers being verbally abusive or refusing to follow cabin crew orders rose by 17% in 2015, according to an industry group.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:25:34 GMTTourists continue to flock to the UK after the Brexit vote, but could an exit from the EU have long-term ill-effects on tourism?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:09:19 GMTA look at continuing efforts to reduce the water and energy needed to cool the world's data centres.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:33:49 GMTChina's desire to become a footballing superpower could provide a big business opportunity for British firms and clubs.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:14:33 GMTWith big name brands like Ford, Volvo, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Aston Martin staying away from this year's Paris Motor Show, should the organisers be getting worried?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:35:34 GMTThe child of two Holocaust survivors talks about being the keeper of their memories – and projects working with children of survivors of massacres in Rwanda and Bosnia talk about the impact handed down through families.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:55:00 GMTAdverts claiming to understand the experiences of modern women can be a risky strategy. Here are five very different campaigns that consumers either loved or hated.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:58:30 GMTWhat is third-party ownership and why is it banned in football?