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Gatwick Airport wants a second runway which could triple passenger numbers. Its plans have just been submitted to the Davies Commission, which is examining UK airport capacity.
The UK’s biggest banks will have to publish local lending data on small businesses and mortgages from January. The hope is banks will be shamed into lending to more small businesses, and that smaller lenders will spot market opportunities, increasing competition.
George Osborne’s Help to Buy scheme is getting panned by economists.
Property developer Barratt aims to build 2,000 homes in London a year.
Apple’s third quarter results are higher than expected. Revenue for Q2 stood at $35.3bn.