Bank of America  building in Chicago: The “living will” plans   are intended to prevent more taxpayer bailouts of big institutions and the kind of chaos sparked by the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers. Photograph: Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg

Five big US banks including JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America have been warned by regulators to reform or face harsh sanctions after their plans to (...)

IFSC: Mr Kavanagh joined forces with McInerney Properties and British Land in the late 1980s to build the first phase of the IFSC. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Real estate investment trust, Hibernia Reit, has completed the €60 million purchase of two office buildings from a property group controlled by Mark K(...)

The Gallery Quay Retail Portfolio at Grand Canal Quay in Dublin 2 is fully let and producing an annual rent roll of €234,840.

DTZ Sherry FitzGerald is quoting €3.5 million for a portfolio of shops in the fashionable south docklands. The Gallery Quay Retail Portfolio at Grand (...)

Swiss bank Credit Suisse is set to bring a trading floor to Dublin. (Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters)

Credit Suisse is on course to become the first international bank to set up a major trading floor in Dublin. The Swiss bank wants to move 40 traders a(...)

Harvest Financial Services: has  helped many of its clients invest in property

The word around town is that Harvest Financial Services, the boutique personal pension and investment adviser, may be headed for some fresh investment(...)

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 (...)

Despite the relative calm, the cost of hedging against sharp swings in the euro against the dollar over the next week, which covers the period of Greece’s referendum, jumped to its highest in over five years

The euro proved broadly resilient on Monday to Greece’s moving one step closer to an exit from the single currency, helped by intervention by the Swis(...)

Lloyds, which had to be rescued by British taxpayers in 2009, argued that the terms of the bonds allowed for the so-called enhanced capital notes to be redeemed at face value since they no longer qualified as regulatory capital.

British bank Lloyds has lost a court ruling, preventing it from redeeming as much as £3.3 billion of contingent capital bonds. Lloyds, which had to b(...)

Domino’s Pizza: results out Thursday. Photograph: REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
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TODAY Results: Hasbro; M&T Bank; Morgan Stanley; Sanmina. Indicators: Euro zone construction output (Feb); US Chicago Fed national activity index (...)