Barclays sees profits fall by 7%
Barclays' half yearly profits fall 7% to £3.35bn, following a fall in revenue at its investment bank.
AIB returns to profit after bail out
Allied Irish Bank (AIB), the parent firm of Northern Ireland's First Trust bank, returns to profit for the first time since the financial crash.
Millions to see power bill cut
Millions of electricity customers will see an average reduction of £12 a year on their bills, according to proposals from the regulator, Ofgem.
London Market Report
Barclays and Standard Chartered are among the top gainers in early Thursday trading, pushing the FTSE 100 into positive territory.
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.