AIB is reorganising its financial structure in advance of an IPO Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

AIB has successfully raised €500 million in additional Tier 1 capital following strong demand from investors. The coupon for the initial fixe(...)

Deezer said it expected net proceeds of about €291 million from the IPO

Music streaming service Deezer said it expects to raise €300 millionfrom selling new shares when it lists on the Paris stock exchange later this month(...)

 South Korea may be turning a corner. After months of gloom, recent data is hinting that the $1.4 trillion economy is beginning to emerge from a slump brought on by China’s slowest growth in 25 years and the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, in May. (Photograph: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg)
Asian shares extend October rally

Asian shares rose on Monday, extending an October rally, as investors hunted for bargains in industrials and basic materials, fuelled by a rebound in(...)

Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, the corporate banking arm of the massive US institution, has shifted €8bn of assets from Ireland to the UK this year. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, the corporate banking arm of the massive US institution, has shifted $9 billion (€8 billion) of assets from Ireland to (...)

Philip Jansen is one of about 230 managers who will share in a pot of £350 million if the company reaches its £3.5 billion market capitalisation target.

The chief executive of Worldpay, the private-equity owned UK payments processor, is due to receive a £50 million payout after the company’s stock mark(...)

US-owned Lloyds Pharmacy group is reportedly lining up a €40-€50 million takeover of Sam McAuley Chemists. Photograph: Alan Betson

According to the Sunday Times, the US-owned Lloyds Pharmacy group is lining up a €40-€50 million takeover of Sam McAuley Chemists. It is one of the la(...)

The plan, to raise about €4 billion from listing a 40 per cent stake in Poste Italiane on the Milan stock exchange in October, is the main plank of prime minister Matteo Renzi’s stalled drive to sell off state assets. Photograph: Alberto Pizzoli

Italy will fire the starting gun on the flotation of its 153- year-old national post office in early August, kicking off a widely anticipated €12 bill(...)

An investor looks at a computer screen showing stock information at a brokerage house in Kunming, Yunnan province, China. Photogrpah: Wong Campion/Reuters

China’s tumbling stock market showed signs of seizing up on Wednesday, as companies scrambled to escape the rout by having their shares suspended and (...)

Monitors show market movements at the Taiwan Stock Exchange in Taipei. Taiwan’s weighted index fell 274.05 points or 2.96 per cent to 8,976.11 as a rout in China spread into regional markets. Photograph: AFP

Chinese stocks dived on Wednesday, as the country’s securities regulator warned investors were in the grip of “panic sentiment” and the market showed (...)

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(...)