A clerk counts Chinese 100 yuan banknotes at a branch of China Construction Bank in Hai’an, Jiangsu province

The yuan suffered its biggest fall in more than two decades on Tuesday, hitting a three-year low after the Chinese central bank surprised markets by (...)

Following the agreement, the court made absolute a conditional order, granted last week, which gave AIB priority over Mr O’Reilly’s other creditors in relation to the shares. Photograph: David Levenson/Getty Images

Agreement has been reached between a number of creditors of businessman Tony O’Reilly relating to AIB’s efforts to get a priority charge over €2.7 mi(...)

Top 1000 companies: 54%   hail from Ireland, accounting for 68% of jobs

US technology giant Microsoft has become the largest company in Ireland for the first time, according to the The Irish Times Top 1000 Companies 2015 s(...)

Winner of the Philanthropist of the Year  award  Brendan O’Carroll, with fellow winners Jim and Adeline Callery and David O’Brien of BNY Mellon. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Brendan O’Carroll (on left) has been given the title Philanthropist of the Year by the Community Foundation for Ireland for his work with St Vincent d(...)

Helena Morrissey: “We want sustainable change in business culture – not the appearance of change.” photograph: brenda fitzsimons

If Sheryl Sandberg’s treatise to women is to Lean In to their careers, Helena Morrissey has a somewhat different piece of advice for women looking to (...)

The principal tenants of the buildings are FBD Holdings, Commerz Management Services and BNY Mellon

Property investment vehicle Hibernia Reit has acquired Guild House and Commerzbank House in the IFSC for €90.75 million in cash from a syndicate of pr(...)

Phil Codd, managing director of SQS Ireland, announcing details of the company’s partnership with the Innovation Value Institute, a framework that empowers IT departments to focus on innovating. photograph: peter houlihan

An IT management framework, developed by Ireland’s Innovation Value Institute (IVI), is being used by companies worldwide to deliver value and innovat(...)

Prof Mary Lambkin of University College Dublin: “Global business services is the new industrial revolution.” photograph: jason clarke

A new MSc programme from the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School aims to prepare Ireland to take a leading position in what professor (...)

The unauthorised entity has apparently cloned the name of the BNY Mellon business.

The Central Bank has issued a warning against a firm purporting to be BNY Mellon Wealth Management, the legitimate US-based investment bank.The unauth(...)

In his twice-yearly report to Congress on monetary policy, US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke  said the Fed’s bond- buying programme would cease by mid-2014, but stressed the plan was not set in stone. Photograph: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg

US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke gave a modest boost to stock markets around the world yesterday, by reassuring that the US central bank’s mon(...)