With a bright Bank Holiday weekend forecast for most of the UK, things are also looking brighter for the FTSE 100.
22 May 2015
Policy makers at the Bank of England voted unanimously to once again keep interest rates on hold.
21 May 2015
Fewer people made it onto the first rung of the property ladder during a slow start to the year, figures show.
20 May 2015
A new bill which plans to generate 2 million jobs before 2020 should also save companies £10 billion-plus by cutting bureaucracy.
19 May 2015
London shares banished disappointment over a run of poor economic figures in the United States as attention focused on decent corporate updates.
18 May 2015
The governor of the Bank of England has called for an EU membership referendum as quickly as practically possible
15 May 2015
The UK economy will grow 2.5% by the end of the year and not 2.9%, the Bank of England says.
14 May 2015
House builders and retailers are among the FTSE 100 Index firms whose shares have rallied.
13 May 2015
Budget airline easyJet saw shares tumble despite soaring profits for the beginning of the year.
12 May 2015
Properties valued at over £1 million are selling more slowly than they were last year, according to the latest statistics.
05 May 2015