Adidas has caused a major rift with the UK's biggest sportswear retailer Sports Direct after banning Mike Ashley's company from selling the club's replica football kit next season.
Labour's former City minister Lord Myners has said he will be paid �1 a year for leading a review into the troubled Co-operative Group.
The UK's gender pay gap has widened for the first time since 2008, underlining concern that women's progress in the labour market may be stalling.
Lloyds Banking Group has been hit with a record fine by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for retail conduct failings - related to serious flaws in the controls over sales incentive schemes - of over �28m.
Shares in energy services company Wood Group have slumped nearly 11% after it warned of falling profits at its engineering division.