Business

Dow hits record after Fed statement

17 September 2014 11.45pm.

The US stock market rose after the Federal Reserve told investors to expect low interest rates for a while yet, pushing the Dow Jones industrial ...

Sony forecasts increased losses

17 September 2014 1.02pm.

Sony expects its annual loss to swell to 230 billion yen (£1.3 billion) and has cancelled dividends for the first time in more than half a century ...

JD Sports surges to record profit

17 September 2014 10.00am.

JD Sports Fashion said profits doubled as demand for branded athletic footwear powered an "exceptional" performance in its sports shops.

800 Phones 4u jobs saved

17 September 2014 5.02pm.

Some of the 5,600 Phones 4u jobs in peril following the retailer's collapse have been saved after Dixons Carphone offered to take on 800 posts.

Dow hits record after Fed statement

The US stock market rose after the Federal Reserve told investors to expect low interest rates for a while yet, pushing the Dow Jones industrial ...

Shock as Russian tycoon arrested

The arrest of a Russian telecoms and oil tycoon has sent shockwaves through the country's business community, with some fearing a return to the dark ...

Tycoon buys 30 Rolls-Royce Phantoms

A Hong Kong tycoon has placed the biggest ever order for Rolls-Royce cars, agreeing to buy 30 Phantoms for his luxury Macau hotel-resort.

800 Phones 4u jobs saved

Some of the 5,600 Phones 4u jobs in peril following the retailer's collapse have been saved after Dixons Carphone offered to take on 800 posts.

MPC members outvoted on rates rise

A split at the Bank of England over when to hike interest rates from their record low continued this month, when two members voted for a rise.

Sony forecasts increased losses

Sony expects its annual loss to swell to 230 billion yen (£1.3 billion) and has cancelled dividends for the first time in more than half a century ...

JD Sports surges to record profit

JD Sports Fashion said profits doubled as demand for branded athletic footwear powered an "exceptional" performance in its sports shops.