Patisserie Valerie plans share sale
The owner of the Patisserie Valerie cafe chain becomes the latest firm to plan a stock market flotation, with its listing set to raise £33m.
Firms warned on 'ridiculous' pay
Britain's top companies have been warned to exercise caution on executive pay by Vince Cable as they prepare to set next year's awards.
London Market Report
Shares in AB Foods jump 9% after it announces its Primark clothing chain will launch in the US, but the FTSE 100 falls back.
KFC owner's profits get China boost
Yum Brands, the owner of fast food chains KFC and Pizza Hut, reports an 18% jump in first quarter profit, helped by a rebound in sales in China.
Small print 'longer than a novel'
Small print on some car insurance policies has a higher word count than George Orwell's novel Animal Farm, a consumer website has found.
HMRC 'plans to share personal data'
Taxpayers' personal financial data could be shared with private firms and researchers, Revenue & Customs says, despite concerns over privacy and security.
Three Scots universities leave CBI
Three Scottish universities become the latest organisations to quit the CBI over its stance in the Scottish independence referendum debate.