Barclays’ new executive chairman sought to stamp his mark on the bank on Wednesday by accelerating the sale of assets and cost cutting, after the grou(...)

Last summer, Green REIT paid €23 million for the Sun Alliance building on Dawson Street in Dublin city centre. It is planning to replace it with a new modern building twice its size

The recovery in the commercial property sector is undoubtedly in full flight – at least in Dublin – with values on the way up and transaction levels r(...)

Missing skillset: Antony Jenkins, the former chief executive of Barclays. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

In the official statement from Barclays last week announcing the sacking of Antony Jenkins as CEO, three little words stood out. At first I did not no(...)

Barclays may not pick its next chief executive until early next year, potentially leaving new Chairman John McFarlane in charge for at least eight mon(...)

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras attends a debate on Greece at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Tuesday. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

Shortly before 11pm on Tuesday, the heads of the European Commission and European Council entered the press room in the council building after yet ano(...)

British lender Barclays surprised markets on Wednesday by announcing the departure of its chief executive Antony Jenkins. Photo: PA Wire

British lender Barclays surprised markets on Wednesday by announcing a search for a new chief executive in an attempt to accelerate strategic change a(...)

British bank Barclays has named KPMG as its new auditor, ending a 119-year relationship with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) amid a British regulatory in(...)

TSB, which already has 4.7 million customers, was spun out of Lloyds last year

Spain’s Banco Sabadell has received approval from Britain’s financial regulators for its £1.7 billion takeover of Britain’s TSB , increasing competit(...)

Morgan Stanley is leading the group of banks said to be ready to supply Uber with $2bn in credit.

Uber is negotiating a $2 billion credit line from a group of Wall Street banks, according to a source. Uber, the car-booking company that has disrup(...)

Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. Speculation is rife that, if no deal is reached on Monday, Greece would need to impose capital controls on Tuesday to avert a banking crisis

Asian shares got the week off to a strong start and US stock futures and the euro firmed on Monday, after Greece scrambled to avert defaulting on its(...)