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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:34:30 GMT
US banking giants see mixed results
US banking giant Goldman Sachs reports a drop in net earnings while Morgan Stanley sees profits jump.

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:35:34 GMT
Two government agencies quit CBI
Scottish government agencies Scottish Enterprise and Visit Scotland have quit business lobby organisation CBI after it formally backed the campaign against Scottish independence.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:53:07 GMT
Giorgio Armani settles tax dispute
The fashion house Giorgio Armani pays 270m euros (£222m; $374m) to the Italian authorities to settle a tax bill.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:10:20 GMT
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.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:10:09 GMT
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.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:49:02 GMT
Barnes & Noble founder offloads $64m
Barnes & Noble chairman trims his stake in the bookstore company to 20% by selling shares worth $64m.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:33:09 GMT
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.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:52:00 GMT
Mulberry warns of lower profits
Luxury goods retailer Mulberry issues its second profit warning since Christmas and says it will look to introduce new "more affordable" products.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:13:19 GMT
China sales fall hits Remy Cointreau
French spirits firm Remy Cointreau says operating profits will fall by up to 40% after a crackdown by China on extravagant spending hits sales.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:01:32 GMT
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.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:21:59 GMT
Tencent brings Candy Crush to China
China's internet giant Tencent will launch the popular Candy Crush game on the mainland in partnership with the game's creator King Digital Entertainment.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:10:23 GMT
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.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:20:24 GMT
German media boss criticises Google
In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:56:43 GMT
First Heartbleed 'hacker' arrested
A 19-year-old Canadian citizen is charged with hacking into the Canada Revenue Agency's website, becoming the first arrest in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:44:21 GMT
Legal costs hit Bank of America
Bank of America reports a $276m first-quarter loss, after taking into account a $6bn charge for mortgage-related legal matters.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:26:53 GMT
VIDEO: Will Jelly repeat Twitter's success?
Biz Stone discusses his new social app Jelly which he hopes will encourage people to help each other out.

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:29:35 GMT
VIDEO: The Spanish hamlet being given away for free
The mayor of the abandoned hamlet of A Barca in north-west Spain is offering to give it away for free to someone who will develop the area and provide employment.

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:00:11 GMT
VIDEO: Steering a business in a new direction
Major change is a challenge for companies and their investors. How can chief executives shift a firm's course effectively?

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:56:39 GMT
VIDEO: Bringing Hollywood to Malaysia
A mammoth film studio complex is taking shape in Malaysia's Johor state as the country bids for a slice of the world's movie-making budget.

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:36:56 GMT
VIDEO: Student debt crushes home-buying dreams
Student debt has risen dramatically in the US, which leaves many recent university graduates unable to buy their first home. The BBC talks to one family trapped in a "vicious cycle" of debt.

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 01:12:48 GMT
VIDEO: Cool jobs: The celebrity party host
In the latest edition of our Cool Jobs series, Sharanjit Leyl speaks to celebrity party organiser, Olga Iserlis.

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:05:44 GMT
VIDEO: Are two heads better than one?
In the first of a new series, Steve Tappin, reports on US food business Whole Foods, which has two CEOs instead of just one.

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 21:19:08 GMT
VIDEO: US investors bet on news start-ups
The financial future of the news business is uncertain, but lately US venture capitalists have been placing their bets on journalism.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:01:25 GMT
Google shares fall on ad concerns
Shares in Google fall 5% despite reporting first-quarter profit of $3.45bn in response to worries over future income from advertising.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:28:43 GMT
China 'must allow currency to rise'
The US tells China its currency must be allowed to rise if its own and the rest of the world's economy are to see stable growth.

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:59:12 GMT
Yahoo shares jump despite profit fall
Shares in the struggling internet search giant Yahoo surge 9%, despite first-quarter profits falling 20%.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:12:43 GMT
Court clears ex-Anglo bank boss
The former chairman of Anglo Irish bank has been found not guilty of illegally supporting the bank's share price, the jury continues to deliberate in the case against two others.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:29:57 GMT
Starbucks to move European HQ to UK
Starbucks is to move its European head office to London by the end of the year, meaning it will pay more tax in the UK, the company says.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:51:32 GMT
Credit Suisse rebuffs forex probe
Swiss bank Credit Suisse has found nothing "materially untoward" in how it trades foreign currencies, finance officer David Mathers has said.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:02:01 GMT
Remittance fees 'hurt Africans'
Communities in sub-Saharan Africa are being "hurt" by high fees charged by money transfer operators, charity Comic Relief says.

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:56:26 GMT
Oil prices steady as Libya woes ease
Crude oil prices rise in early Monday trading amid tensions in Ukraine, but fall again after Libyan protesters end their occupation of an oil port.

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:31:44 GMT
GlaxoSmithKline in Iraq probe
GlaxoSmithKline will investigate allegations about its conduct in Iraq just nine months after a probe against the firm began in China.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:38:37 GMT
China's 7.4% growth beats forecast
China's economy expanded by 7.4% in the first quarter of the year, better than expected but down from 7.7% at the end of 2013.

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:37:56 GMT
Diageo bids to control India drinks firm
Global drinks giant Diageo announces it will launch a $1.9bn tender offer to acquire a majority stake in India's United Spirits Ltd.

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:42:42 GMT
China gold demand 'on the rise'
China's demand for gold is expected to rise by about 20% by 2017, as the country's population becomes increasingly wealthy, the World Gold Council says.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:58:45 GMT
Jockey Club makes record profits
The Jockey Club, the organisation behind the UK's leading horseracing events, reports record profits for last year of £22m.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:57:59 GMT
Man City players 'best paid in sport'
Premier League players at Manchester City are the best paid in global sport, according to a new study.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:11:37 GMT
Hearts' banker agrees shares sale
Ukio Bankas creditors approve the sale of its shares in Hearts, who can now begin their move out of administration.

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:05:47 GMT
Hi-tech start-ups aim for the stars
What are the tech tools helping small and start-up businesses punch above their weight and rapidly establish a global presence?

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:01:53 GMT
Powering up firms with hi-tech cash
New technologies are enabling small businesses to raise finance from a growing number of alternative sources, breaking the traditional stranglehold of the banks.

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:22:26 GMT
Windows XP end puts firms in a fix
As Microsoft ends its support for the popular Windows XP operating system, small businesses are facing an upgrade dilemma.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:02:32 GMT
Indian bike messenger firm takes off
As a new type of cycle courier firm takes to the roads in Bangalore, the BBC's Sameer Hashmi looks at the challenges faced by Indian start-up companies.

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:00:58 GMT
Steering a company in a new direction
Major change is a challenge for companies and their investors. How can chief executives shift a firm's course effectively?

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:06:33 GMT
The boss who wants staff to have fun
A profile of Henry Engelhardt, the boss of insurance group Admiral, and why he wants his staff to have fun.

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:13:49 GMT
BMW recalls 156,000 motors in US
German luxury carmaker BMW will recall 156,000 vehicles in the US to check for defective bolts that could lead to engine damage.

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 07:30:26 GMT
Toyota to recall 6.4 million vehicles
Japanese carmaker Toyota is recalling 6.4 million vehicles globally due to five separate issues, including problems with steering columns.

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 23:30:13 GMT
US regulator fines GM over inquiry
US road safety authorities have fined GM for failing to respond to requests for information about faulty ignition switches linked to 13 deaths.

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:02:16 GMT
How 3D is changing the shape of lessons
How 3D printing is changing the shape of lessons

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:59:16 GMT
Why China is doing better
Why China is doing better

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:18:13 GMT
The man who helps Somali firms grow
The expat investor helping businesses in Somalia

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:12:24 GMT
Where Wall Street met Silicon Valley
Two cultures collide at the online retail giant

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:06:51 GMT
Alfa Romeo plots a US comeback
After 20 years, Alfa Romeo returns to the US

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT
Sydney airport go-ahead
Economic gold or nightmare reality?

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:09:09 GMT
Selling globally is child's play
The technologies making e-commerce easier for small firms

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:02:42 GMT
Fire ice: The energy of the future?
Could mining ice provide for all our energy needs?

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