UBS responds to 'dark pools' probe
UBS, Switzerland's biggest bank, says it is responding to US investigations surrounding a private trading system known as "dark pools".
Personal insolvencies in sudden jump
There has been a sudden jump in the number of individuals becoming insolvent, in the steepest rise for five years, according to government figures.
Gherkin skyscraper put up for sale
London's Gherkin skyscraper is put up for sale, with interest expected from Chinese, other Asian, and US buyers.
BP warns of Russia sanctions risk
Oil giant BP reports a rise in second quarter profits to $3.2bn, but warns that further economic sanctions against Russia could affect its business.
London Market Report
Car and plane parts maker GKN and clothing retailer Next are the biggest risers in early London trading.