The latest stories from the Business section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 8 hours 21 min ago
Britain's largest banks have paid 60% of their profits since 2011 in fines and repayments to customers, according to a report by accountants KPMG.
How fireworks got bigger, and bigger, and even bigger
Changes to tax, benefits and pensions coming into force spark a fresh battle between Labour and the Conservatives over whether families will be better or worse off.
The BBC's Samira Hussain reports on the trend in India for women to take over the reins of the family business after training and studying abroad.