All the day's economic and financial news, as Donald Trump's protectionist approach alarm the financial markets. Pound hits $1.245 in early trading · Gold rises to two-month high.
Theresa May is set to announce plans for the biggest investment in transport, broadband and energy in a generation to "back Britain for the long term”.
Samsung has blamed faulty batteries for the fires that hit its flagship Galaxy Note 7 device last year, as it sought to draw a line under the humiliating recall.
Donald Trump's surprise win in the US presidential election cost Paddy Power Betfair nearly �5m, the bookmaker has said. The company added that it had also lost money on football bets in December.
The Green Investment Bank (GIB) needs to be built up before it can be floated in several years' time according to a UK-based international consortium which wants to be reconsidered as a buyer for the government-owned bank.