The UK housing market is showing signs of slowing down, the Nationwide says, with the annual rate of price growth slowing to 9% in October.
Want to invest in gold, but think you cannot afford it? The Royal Mint has announced that a series of new, smaller, gold coins is now on sale.
The US economy grew at an annual rate of 3.5% in the third quarter, a better figure than economists were expecting.
Filling up at a motorway service station can cost the average motorist an extra £8 a tank compared with elsewhere, the RAC says.
Apple chief executive Tim Cook has publicly acknowledged his sexuality, saying he wants to try to help people struggling with their identity.
National Australia Bank is considering floating its Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking operations on the stock market as part of an exit from the UK.
The FTSE 100 falls 1%, and shares in BT Group drop as investors worry it could be drawn into a price war with Sky.
Lenovo completes a $2.9bn takeover of Google's Motorola handset division, which it says makes it the third biggest smartphone maker.
Games publishers must "stand-up and condemn" the movement referred to as "GamerGate", says a developer forced to leave her home due to threats.
The number of people unemployed in Germany fell this month, confounding predictions of a slight rise.
Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to spin off Ferrari and sell a 10% stake in the luxury carmaker on the stock market.
Lufthansa has lowered its profit guidance for 2015 due to concerns about a global economic slowdown and competition over fares.
Samsung Electronics sees its quarterly operating profit fall to its lowest level in more than three years because of slowing smartphone sales.
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has appointed former Bank of America and DuPont chair Charles Holliday as chairman.
The former dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega, fails in his attempt to sue Activision after a character based on him appeared in a Call of Duty game.
There's been a rather unfortunate translation error on an ATM outside an Aberystwyth store.
Consumers are warned to be wary of "rip-off" payday middlemen, after the NatWest bank reports that it is receiving hundreds of new complaints every day.
A new phone scam - known as number spoofing - is netting millions of pounds for fraudsters, consumers are being warned
Yorkshire Building Society is fined £4.1m for failing to deal properly with customers who were falling behind on mortgage payments.
US Federal Reserve announces an end to the quantitative easing stimulus programme begun in 2008 as economic recovery takes hold.
Singapore is ranked the best country to do business for a ninth consecutive year by the World Bank's annual "Doing Business" report.
The number of mortgages being approved has fallen to its lowest level in more than a year, according to the Bank of England.
Hotel Chocolat co-founder Angus Thirlwell explains how he created a corporate mints provider which he transformed into a chocolate empire.
US tech start ups are 'burning' cash at alarmingly high rates, and some experts are warning that innovation could suffer
A start-up business in Brazil is rolling out a network of drop-in siesta centres, where people can go to take an afternoon nap.
A London-based NFL team could be worth more than £100m a year to the UK, according to a new report.
Hearts vow to become the first football club in Scotland - and biggest in the UK - to adopt the living wage.
Men earn more prize money than women in 30% of sports, a BBC Sport study reveals.
Steph McGovern reports from the new Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton where robots can construct an engine from its component parts in under a minute.