Opec split over oil output cuts
Saudi Arabia suggests it will not push for output cuts to help push up oil prices, as Opec oil producers prepare for Thursday's meeting in Vienna.
BT shares rise as EE confirms talks
The FTSE 100 rises, with BT shares higher after the owners of the EE mobile phone network confirm they are in talks over selling the business to the UK firm.
UK business spending in surprise fall
Business investment in the UK fell unexpectedly in the third quarter of the year, official figures show, although consumer spending remained strong.
IoD attacks 'excessive' BG pay deal
A proposed £25m pay package for the new head of oil and gas giant BG Group is branded "excessive" and "inflammatory" by the Institute of Directors.
Juncker reveals giant EU jobs plan
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker gives details of a €315bn (£250bn; $393bn) investment plan to kick-start Europe's economy.
A 'generation to change bank culture'
A "toxic" and "aggressive" culture inside British banks will take a generation to change, according to a report from Cass Business School and New City Agenda.
Degree apprenticeships launched
Young people will be able to gain a full honours degree while earning a wage and paying no fees, under a scheme backed by government and industry.
Sport events 'give no economic boost'
A report examining the "evidence base" for policymaking suggests big sporting events have little or no direct economic benefit - and challenges other assumptions about teaching and police.
Mortgage approvals fall by 16%
The number of mortgages being granted by Britain's banks falls by 16% over the last year, according to banking industry body, the BBA.
Young and workers at risk of poverty
The elderly and the unemployed used to be most at risk of poverty, but a new report claims it is now the young and those in work who are most vulnerable.
RBS sorry for 'incorrect' evidence
Royal Bank of Scotland apologised for giving incorrect evidence to a parliamentary hearing, letters released by the Treasury Committee reveal.