Bear market looms as a fresh slide in crude and the perceived creditworthiness of European banks adds to doubts about the strength of the global  economy.  Photograph: Frank Rumpenhorst/EPA

Global stocks are on the precipice of a bear market as a fresh slide in crude and the perceived creditworthiness of European banks added to doubts ab(...)

 The oil industry giant reported  a $3.3 billion fourth-quarter loss as oil prices continue to fall globally. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Shares in BP fell as much as 10 per cent on Tuesday after the UK oil major reported its worst annual loss of $5.2 billion (€4.76 billion), hit by bill(...)

Fruit importer Fyffes added 3.41 per cent to end the day at €1.396

European shares fell on Tuesday as oil dropped again and investors weighed earnings from a number of companies, including BP and UBS. Dealers noted(...)

BP on Tuesday reported an annual loss of $6.5 billion in 2015, its worst in at least 20 years as the British oil and gas company struggled with a sharp downturn in the oil market. (Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters)

BP on Tuesday reported its worst annual loss in at least 20 years and thousands more job cuts as the British oil and gas company grappled with a coll(...)

Barbie maker Mattel is to report after the US market closes on Monday.

US stocks opened lower on Monday, starting February on a dour note as weak economic data out of China exacerbated concerns about a global slowdown and(...)

Kingspan fell 5.7 per cent, despite announcing a new partnership with KoolDuct.

Turmoil returned to global financial markets yesterday as oil plunged past $27 a barrel, the Dow Jones Industrial Average sank as much as 565 points a(...)

Dublin’s Iseq tracked the global sell-off and  Ryanair finished the day down 2 per cent at €14.40

European stocks fell to a one-year low as concerns about global growth intensified amid disappointing US data and another precipitous slide in oil pr(...)

A screen displays the Dow Jones Industrial Average  on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

Wall Street sank on Friday morning, with the Nasdaq hitting its lowest since August 24th and the Dow plunging nearly 400 points, as oil prices dived b(...)

 A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday  morning. US markets have declined over the past week due to market losses in China. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

US stocks pared gains and turned negative on Friday, weighed down by energy stocks as oil prices dipped below $33 a barrel – their lowest in more than(...)

Dublin heavyweight CRH was down 2.3% on the day

Global equities slipped yesterday, hit by weakness in the commodity sector, as concerns over the Chinese economy resurfaced after it allowed the yuan (...)