Fruit importer Fyffes added 3.41 per cent to end the day at €1.396

European shares fell on Tuesday as oil dropped again and investors weighed earnings from a number of companies, including BP and UBS. Dealers noted(...)

UBS reported a surprise outflow of funds from its flagship wealth management business on Tuesday, threatening to overshadow its best annual results since 2010 and a higher than expected dividend payout. (Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters)

(...) plan that’s almost double its previous program. US stock-index futures signaled equities will pull(...)

As a high-debt nation, keeping our bond rates low is vital

(...) gripped international markets, pushing money out of equities and into perceived safe havens such as US and(...)

Paddy Power’s merger with Betfair and their inclusion on the Morgan Stanley Composite Index spurred considerable buying interest in Dublin

Tuesday. Gains among internet companies helped put a floor under equities, with Facebook and Google parent(...)

The blue-chip FTSE 100 index closed 0.4 per cent weaker at 6,060.10 points, after falling to an intra-day low of 5,993.84 points. The index hit a three-week high in the previous session, but is still down more than 3 per cent since the beginning of 2016 on China-related concerns.
Energy shares drag FTSE down

Britain’s top equity index retreated from three-week highs on Monday, with commodity shares falling after a factory survey in China, a major consumer (...)

Monday’s batch of economic data from China added to worries about the health of the world’s second-largest economy and only increased calls for more policy easing from China. (Photograph: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty)

(...) will be a catalyst for global equities but it only underlines the weakness of the global economy and we(...)

In Dublin, Ryanair closed up 2.3 per cent, while while Paddy Power, which is preparing a merger with Betfair, was up 1.3 per cent after €240 million worth of its shares changed hands. Photograph:  Nick Ansell/PA Wire

(...) equities, while bonds rallied as the Bank of Japan’s unexpected monetary stimulus boosted confidence that(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange  Photograph: Reuters

European equities ended the week on a high after the Bank of Japan stunned markets on Friday by(...)

Alastair McCaig:  year of major volatility

(...), especially when it comes to Chinese equities, whose bonkers undulations are spooking investors globally(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the start of the trading day in New York. Photograph: Andrew Gombert/EPA

European equities bounced back on Friday, tracking a strong rally in Asian shares after the Bank of(...)