Facebook comfortably beat Wall Street expectations on Wednesday, announcing that its once-struggling mobile business now accounts for 62% of advertising revenues.
Inflation fell to its lowest level in more than five years in May after a sharp drop in air fares and retailers discounted food and clothing prices.
UK inflation fell to its lowest level in more than four years last month, easing the burden on households after years of squeezed incomes.
Five years ago this week, on 5 March 2009, the Bank of England took the dramatic step of cutting interest rates to their lowest level in more 300 years.
The Financial Conduct Authority is examining possible abuse of London-based market rates on top of its investigations into Libor and foreign exchange pricing, its chief executive has told MPs.
The Financial Conduct Authority has published details of warning notices against two bankers over the rigging of the Libor interbank lending rate.
Google, Apple and Square are vying to take the lead in persuading us to lose our metal and plastic
A technological banking glitch on one of the busiest online shopping days of the year left millions of shoppers unable to pay for transactions using their credit or debit cards.
The past weeks have seen a surprising meeting of minds between chairman of the US Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke, the Bank of England, the Olympic-rowing and Zuckerberg-bothering Winklevoss twins, and the US Department of Homeland Security.
The bargain-basement supermarkets Aldi and Lidl have felled the posh-nosh royal warrant holder Fortnum & Mason in a taste test of that most traditional of Christmas foods, the mince pie.