Black Friday couldn't have come quickly enough for retailers, and it will be interesting to see if the weekend's sales are as robust this year as they have been in previous years.
Good morning and welcome to the Business Breakfast live blog for Friday, November 24. I'm Coreena Ford and I'm running the blog today.
The Bradford-based subprime lender Provident Financial has announced the sudden death on Thursday of its executive chairman Marjit Wolstenhome at the age of 53.
The UK's largest insurer will allow all new parents the same amount of paid leave after the arrival of a child. Aviva will offer its 16,000 employees 26 weeks leave on full basic pay, regardless of their gender or sexual orientation.
Home insurance companies may be overcharging up to 13 million UK households, new research suggests, with older people particularly hard hit.