Apple shares were down for the 10th session in the last 11 and closed the week down 11.3 per cent, the largest such decline since January 2013. Illustration: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

(...) investors to assess the biggest monthly advance since November. Norwegian and Spanish equities were the(...)

A March 2014 photograph made available this week, shows asylum seekers at the  Manus Island detention centre in Papua New Guinea. Photograph: Eoin Blackwell/EPA

(...)”. The fallout from the policy even extended into Australia’s equities market on Friday. Broadspectrum(...)

Statoil jumped 6.1 per cent after Norway’s biggest oil company unexpectedly posted a profit

Energy companies pushed European equities up for a second day running, amid better(...)

Investors remained keen to allocate capital in the market as Irish market yields continued to represent strong value compared to equivalent European and global markets. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

(...).9 per cent total return was markedly better than equities which stood at -0.2 per cent and bonds at 0(...)

RBS analyst Andrew Roberts, who instructed clients to “sell everything” in January

Carmel from the Fat Pitch blog noted, markets are largely following the historical script. Equities(...)

Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, German.

(...) play in favour of Japanese equities further recouping recent underperformance, and weakening the yen in(...)

Volkswagen lost 1.3 per cent, paring a drop of as much as 6.1 per cent, after more than doubling the provisions toward payments in its cheating scandal. Photograph: Julian Stratenschulte/AFP/Getty Images

Stocks slipped amid disappointing earnings in the US and a rout in European car makers, as investors wound back enthusiasm that had sent equity gauge(...)

 Kyran McLaughlin, deputy chairman of Davy and head of capital markets, told staff that Mr Smith had made the decision himself as he “wants to pursue a number of other interests at this stage in his life”

David Smith has stepped down as head of institutional equities at stockbroker Davy to pursue other(...)

Britain’s top share index closed at a fresh year high after a rally in the price of oil spurred gains in commodity-related stocks

European shares rose in late trading on Wednesday, hitting another three-month high, as a rebound in oil buoyed energy stocks. However, the Irish mar(...)

 A Total petrol  station in Paris. It could be a difficult year for many oil producers, according to Fitch Ratings, which estimates the aggregate earnings of seven major oil companies in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region will fall 22 per cent in 2016.

Chinese equities led a mixed Asia session, the pan-European Stoxx 600 is down 0.1 per cent, even with(...)