Ministers from 159 countries have reached a deal intended to boost global trade at a meeting in Bali, Indonesia. The World Trade Organization's first comprehensive agreement involves an effort to simplify the procedures for doing business across borders.
Ulster Bank customers have taken to Twitter to voice anger at the compensation being offered by Ulster Bank following the IT meltdown that took six weeks to fix.
UK Chancellor George Osborne has announced that the government will extend capital gains tax to cover all property sold after April 2015 in the hope it will ease the pressure on house prices in the capital, which have risen by 10% in the last year.
Bob Diamond is making a dramatic return to banking, launching a vehicle with Africa's youngest billionaire that hopes to raise millions of dollars to invest in African banking.
The Halifax house price index for August shows that prices have gone up by 5.4 per cent over the 12 months to the end of July. UK house prices up 6.2% in a year · Halifax says house prices are 6.2% higher than 12 months ago.