After $35 billion in market value was erased from three Hong Kong-listed companies over two days, investors are asking if the city’s regulator should have done more to prevent the sudden selloff. Photo: Reuters

After $35 billion in market value was erased from three Hong Kong-listed companies over two days, investors are asking if the city’s regulator should (...)

Bank of Ireland closed at €0.35, down 2.47 per cent, while Permanent TSB, which was recently floated on the main market, fell 5.83 per cent, to €4.20. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The Iseq index closed at 6,267.60, a fall of 0.44 per cent, which was a fair performance on a day when most European exchanges shifted by similar amo(...)

Bank of Ireland finished unchanged  at the end of a day in which more than 24 million shares were traded

The euro dropped to two-week lows after a Greek official said the country may miss a debt repayment, but stock markets in the US and Europe held ne(...)

 UBS Group will pay $545 million to settle US investigations into its role in manipulating currency and interest rates. Photo: Bloomberg

Wheeler, an London-based analyst at Atlantic Equities in an interview with Bloomberg Television on(...)

In Dublin, Aer Lingus stock was up slightly but Ryanair fell by 1.8% as speculation about an IAG bid returns. Photograph: Eric Luke

The dollar bounced back from four-month lows, while Greek bond yields jumped on worries the country would not be able to make its debt payments.Wall (...)

(...) growth over the next three years, which hit sterling but gave equities a lift, with investors betting on(...)

More than 550,000 equities in building materials giant CRH changed hands in Dublin

(...) sharply than that on the back of a number of sell orders. More than 550,000 of its equities changed hands(...)

Pension funds have also moved to fill a gap left by banks after the financial crisis, lending directly to long-term infrastructure projects, which are hard to exit in a hurry.

(...) pensioners, encouraging a move into riskier assets such as equities or real estate.The situation has got(...)

Barclays Bank Ireland boosted its fee income during 2014 by 34 per cent. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Equities Trading (Ireland). Barclays Irish corporate client list includes the books retailer Eason(...)

 Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange yesterday. Positive jobs reports sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average sharply higher. Photograph: Getty Images

European shares posted this year’s biggest advance, buoyed by a surprise election win for the British Conservative party and improving US jobs data.In(...)