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US economic growth surges by 4%

The US economy grew by 4% in the second quarter, according to a preliminary reading by the US Department of Commerce, beating expectations.

Energy firms to 'double' margins

The big six energy firms are set to double their profit margins over the next year, according to estimates by the regulator, Ofgem.

New banker rules 'could hurt London'

Bank of England plans to penalise badly-performing bankers could put London at a disadvantage as a financial centre, says banking industry body BBA.

Bank of America in 'hustle' case

Bank of America's Countrywide unit must pay $1.3bn for selling defective home loans to US government mortgage lenders, a New York judge rules.

HSBC closes some Muslims' accounts

HSBC bank writes to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim organisations around the UK giving them notice their accounts will be closed.

Airbus says plane market 'strong'

Airbus says the market for commercial aircraft is "still very strong" despite a wave of order cancellations.

Barclays sees profits fall by 7%

Barclays' half yearly profits fall 7% to £3.35bn, following a fall in revenue at its investment bank.

Nintendo posts loss despite Mario

Nintendo's share price drops after the company reports a bigger than expected loss despite the release of Mario Kart 8 over the period.

Twitter shares surge on user growth

Social networking service Twitter reports a second-quarter loss of $145m but better than expected user growth, sending shares surging over 35%.

World Cup ads boost ITV profits

The World Cup and a revival in advertising revenues boost profits at the broadcaster ITV.

Fastest growth in Spain since 2007

Spain's economy is growing at its fastest quarterly rate since the end of 2007, but it is also facing a deflation threat.

Japan's ANA cancels Burmese deal

Japan's ANA Holdings cancels its plan to buy a 49% stake in Asian Wings Airways, an airline based in Myanmar, also known as Burma.

Aer Lingus reports improved fortunes

Aer Lingus reports a "significant" improvement in its operating profit over the last six months, which rose by 40% compared to the same period last year.

We'll keep tightening sanctions - PM

UK Prime Minister David Cameron warns of increasingly tough sanctions unless Russian President Vladimir Putin "changes his approach".

Argentina hours away from default

No deal is in prospect in Argentina's debt talks in New York as Wednesday night's default deadline approaches.

London Market Report

Barclays and RBS are among the top gainers in Thursday morning trading, while the FTSE 100 edges into negative territory.

Bank backtracks on burlesque ban

A circus group which was denied a Santander business bank account because its showgirl and burlesque acts posed a "moral problem" has now been offered the account.

Apology over Turtles '9/11 poster'

Paramount Pictures apologises over a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles poster featuring the characters jumping from an exploding skyscraper alongside the release date of 11 September.

Personal insolvencies in sudden jump

There has been a sudden jump in the number of individuals becoming insolvent, in the steepest rise since 2010, according to government figures.

Mortgage approvals back on the rise

The number of people taking out mortgages is back on the rise, according to figures from the Bank of England.

House price growth 'starts to slow'

Seven out of 10 regions of England and Wales recorded month-on-month falls in house prices in June, according to the Land Registry.

Bankers should 'swear ethics oath'

An oath for bankers should be introduced to raise accountability and standards in banking, says a think tank.

Japan output falls most since 2011

Japan's factory output falls 3.3% from May to June, the latest sign to highlight that the recent sales tax rise is affecting consumer demand.

Kurdish oil tanker in US seizure

An oil tanker carrying $100m of Iraqi Kurdish oil off the coast of Texas is set to be seized by US marshals after a judge approved a seizure request from the Iraqi government.

Business gurus answer your questions

Three business investors answer our readers' questions about how they judge whether or not to invest in a business venture.

The rise of solo dining

With a growing number of people going out for meals on their own, restaurants are increasingly seeking to appeal more to solo diners, reports Barbara Balfour.

A company born out of frustration

Easy Taxi founder Tallis Gomes explains how the difficulties of hailing a cab in Rio de Janeiro led him to create his smartphone app.

Ecclestone 'to settle' bribery case

Lawyers for Bernie Ecclestone say the Formula 1 boss is ready to pay a German bank 25 million euros ($34m; £20m) to settle a court case against him.

LA Clippers sale 'can go ahead'

A US judge rules that the LA Clippers basketball team can be sold, despite the objections of banned co-owner Donald Sterling.

Qatar 2022 'dismay' at workers' pay

Organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say they are "heavily dismayed" by claims that migrants who worked on their offices are still waiting to be paid.


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