Employee-owned businesses tend to be more profitable and more resilient and have a more committed staff, according to Cass research. Steve Lodge reports.

The post-war generation expects to retire soon - and live it up. But their longevity could prove fatal to some companies paying out annuities for years to come, says Sean Farrell.

Digital technology is changing the direction of journalism but nobody in the traditional media business - not even those spending millions on digital technology - knows where it is going. Richard Tyler searches for signposts.