The potential impact of the oil price slump on Scotland was underlined as a leading energy expert warned on Wednesday that North Sea oilfields could be shut down if the oil price fell by just a few more dollars.
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Wednesday that the sharp fall in global oil prices was positive for British economic growth, repeating remarks made last month.
Those hand knitted sweaters and vintage earrings are finally paying off: Etsy is reportedly preparing to go public.
The copper market crashed overnight to its lowest level since the middle of the financial crisis in 2008, fueling fears that the global economy is slowing more sharply than many experts had anticipated.
Here's a few bits of trivia on bonuses and their like.
It won't be long now, and as usual, many staff will be more concerned about what their peers got (or what their peers think they got) than their own award.
Here's 9 reasons why I won't get a bonus for my efforts at the firm last year.
Here's 9 glib things line managers say to staff when they are handing out a bad bonus.
How your bonus should be decided.
Keep your heads down.
E. Gerald Corrigan, a partner at Goldman Sachs and a former president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, plans to retire from the firm at the end of May.
JP Morgan is to pay its biggest ever dividend, leading a wave of mega-payouts from the big US investment banks.
The Bank of England has kept the UK base interest rate at its historic low of 0.5% despite a steep fall in the value of sterling linked to the EU referendum, which policymakers said was likely to exert upward pressure on inflation.