London's Gatwick airport says it expects passenger numbers to rise further in 2016 despite the Brexit referendum result, but cautioned that any economic fallout could lead to slower growth in following years.
BHS, the retail brand soon to vanish from British high streets after 88 years, will live on overseas after the sale of its international business to Qatari retail group Al Mana.
Banking giant Barclays has no plans to move jobs out of the UK following the vote to leave the European Union, chief executive Jes Staley has said.
LONDON Britain's top share index closed on Thursday at its highest level for 2016, having completely rebounded from a substantial sell-off in the wake of the country's vote to leave the EU.
A trader in the S&P 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago exchange on 23 June. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images. Phillip Inman Economics correspondent.