Ray Conner, president and chief executive officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes,   with Dómhnall Slattery, chief executive officer of Avolon.

Aircraft lessor, Avolon, will have $2 billion to fund further expansion after its Chinese parent, Bohai, invests $1.2 billion in the Irish group. Boh(...)

Avolon chief executive Domhnal Slattery

Irish aviation lessor Avolon, which is being acquired by Chinese company Bohai Leasing, has said net income rose 33 per cent in the third quarter to $(...)

Paddy Power’s ongoing merger with Betfair is valued at €3.8 billion. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Merger and acquisitions activity accelerated in the third quarter with 74 deals worth €13.8 billion involving Irish companies recorded during the peri(...)

The Dublin-based company, which is run by aviation industry veteran, Dómhnal Slattery is being bought at a price of $31 per share

Shareholders in Irish aviation lessor Avolon have voted in favour of a deal that will see Bohai Leasing acquire the group in a transaction valued at $(...)

 Domhnal Slattery, chief executive officer of Avolon Leasing Group. Avolon committed to leasing five B787-9 craft to Chinese carrier, Hainan Airlines, in a $1.3 billion deal. Photo: Bloomberg

Aircraft lessor Avolon committed to leasing five B787-9 craft to Chinese carrier, Hainan Airlines, in a $1.3 billion deal, during the third quarter of(...)

China’s August industrial production posted slightly better year on year growth at 6.1 per cent, but still below what markets were expecting. Photograph: Reuters

Boosting China’s flagging economic growth is a hot topic all around the country right now, from the mom’n’pop noodle shops in the countryside to the W(...)

Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton. “We are getting traction on the trade side and the investment side. Things are heading in the right direction”

China is a challenging but rewarding market for Irish companies, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, said during a visit to (...)

Avolon is headed by aviation industry veteran Dómhnal Slattery

Irish aviation lessor Avolon is to be acquired by Bohai Leasing in a transaction valued at $7.6 billion. Avolon said last month it had agreed with the(...)

Avolon founder and chief executive Dómhnal Slattery, stands to make more than €32m on the deal if it goes through. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Aircraft lessor Avolon moved a step closer to a $2.6 billion (€2.36 billion) sale that could earn chief executive Dómhnal Slattery more than €32 mil(...)

Avolon saw its net income advance by 133 per cent to $56 million in the three months to end June 2015, driven by a very strong performance on trading activity and an improved financing costs. (Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Net income at Dublin based aircraft lessor Avolon rose by 133 per cent in the second quarter as it reaffirmed its full year expectations and said it (...)