The price of oil plunged by more than 8 per cent to four year lows on Thursday after Opec decided not to lower its output target in spite of months of falling prices that have battered the budgets of many of the cartel's members.
Will be �1.5bn or could it be �2bn? That's the debate around the higher echelons of the NHS in England as they await Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement next week.
The Bank of England launched its Funding for Lending Scheme in 2012 to encourage banks to lend. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA. Thursday 27 November 2014 10.41 EST.
Stagecoach Group CEO Martin Griffiths tells Sky News Business Presenter Ian King about the new deal with Virgin to operate the East Coast mainline service and what it will mean for rail travellers.
Retailers are jostling to offer the steepest discounts as they compete for a share of the estimated �1.7bn that shoppers are expected to spend this Black Friday.