And in the real world... Nokia, Bhs, McDonald's and more

LONDON - Today's round-up of the biggest business stories.

The World...latest business news
The World...latest business news

Nokia has launched a legal challenge against Apple after alleging that the company's iPhone product infringes ten of its patents.
Source: The Daily Telegraph

Bhs, the UK retailer, is set to embark on the biggest overhaul of its stores since Sir Philip Green bought the chain in 2000. The department store is understood to be introducing food and beauty products into the stores, as well as a number of new fashion brands.
Source: The Times

McDonald's has announced that its profits have risen by 6 per cent in the third quarter of this year, with sales of "Extra Value Meals" increasing by more than 8 per cent.
Source: The Times

Zurich Insurance has revealed that it has lost a tape containing the confidential details of more than 50,000 customers while it was in transit in South Africa last year.
Source: The Times

Amazon has posted third-quarter profits of 69 per cent thanks to an increasing demand for its Kindle e-book reader.
Source: The Times