JD Sports Fashion said it expects full-year profit above market expectations after a “very strong” Christmas. Photograph: Bloomberg.

British retailer JD Sports Fashion said it expects full-year profit above market expectations after a “very strong” Christmas, sending its shares to a(...)

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen: some claim the Federal Reserve increased interest rates prematurely last month. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

Bad news from the world’s biggest economies and growing tensions in the Middle East sent global stock markets tumbling on the first day of 2016 tradin(...)

Ocean Capital was set up in 2005 to invest in the then-booming commercial property scene across continental Europe. Photograph:  REUTERS/Neil Hall

Financial statements for last year have just become available for Ocean Capital, a private equity firm co-owned by Dublin stockbroker Paul McGowan. O(...)

The recognition of Cantor’s ISE stake gives the first real insight into the valuation of the stock exchange in Temple Bar, which is owned by five Dublin stockbroking firms including Cantor

Cantor Fitzgerald Ireland, which was previously Dolmen stockbrokers, has valued its 8.4 per cent stake in the Irish Stock Exchange at more than €9.5 m(...)

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(...)

Seamus O’Hara, chief executive of Carlow Brewing Company,  is  one of the pioneers of Irish craft brewing

Carlow Craft Brewery, the company behind the O’Hara’s range of craft beers, is looking to tap wealthy clients of Dublin stockbroking firms to raise u(...)

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) is to auction €1 billion of 15-year bonds on Thursday. The sale of 2030 bonds will be conducted between(...)

Micheal Chadwick, chairman of Grafton Group, at its agm in May: property profits of £6 million in the half-year were higher than anticipated as a result of a property disposal in London.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Grafton Group is due to report first-half results this Thursday. The builders merchanting and DIY group’s stock came under pressure last month followi(...)

Alexis Tsipras is expected to call elections for  September 20th Photograph: Bloomberg

Greek bonds declined as a government official said prime minister Alexis Tsipras was set to propose snap elections. Italian bonds also fell. Mr Tsipra(...)

Goodbody said it was dealing increasingly in non-Irish stocks with international institutions, and the move, which is subject to regulatory approval, was designed with this in mind. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Goodbody Stockbrokers is planning to open an office in London later this year to support its expanding capital markets business. The brokerage said i(...)