Block R in Spencer Dock, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A seven-storey Dublin docklands office block, with tenants including the Central Bank and the British building society Nationwide, will be brought to (...)

Demand for consumer goods soared by 4.5 per cent on the month while demand for capital goods increased by 2.3 per cent

German industrial orders rose more sharply than expected in April with strong demand from euro zone peers outweighing a slip in domestic demand, data(...)

Germany’s new 30-year bond will give the German government a full spectrum of inflation-linked debt. (Photograph: Michele Tantussi/Bloomberg)

Germany will sell 30-year inflation-linked bonds for the first time amid signs the European Central Bank’s loose monetary policy is reviving price gr(...)

A four-year plan launched in 2012 to revamp Commerzbank’s retail bank and jettison unwanted assets is beginning to bear fruit. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

If all goes according to plan, early next year Commerzbank will pay a dividend for the first time since the bank was engulfed by the crisis.That would(...)

  German chancellor Angela Merkel  speaks with German minister for economy Sigmar Gabriel  during an hour of remembrance in the Bundestag in Berlin. Photograph: Wolfgang Kumm/EPA

German imports climbed more sharply than exports in March and industrial output dipped, suggesting that Europe’s largest economy might have grown less(...)

Dublin 1 saw the largest amount of activity in Q1 2015 by postcode with 91,526sq ft transacted - up from 50,871sq ft in 2014. Strong letting activity in the IFSC, at 72,975sq ft, was behind this robust performance

The latest Dublin office market research shows take-up in the first quarter of 2015 was down 30 per cent on Q1 2014.However, Knight Frank in its Dubl(...)

The stock has climbed 31 per cent this year, valuing the company at €114 billion. Picture: Getty Images.

Volkswagen’s first-quarter operating profit jumped 17 per cent, beating analysts’ predictions on growth at the Audi and Porsche luxury-car divisions a(...)

Commerzbank shares lost 4 per cent in early trading on Tuesday after Germany’s second-biggest lender sold new shares equal to 10 per cent of its equit(...)

With recent data pointing to a economic turnaround, some financial market traders are already asking when and how the ECB might start scaling down its stimulus

European Central Bank policymakers gathering on Wednesday will examine possible further emergency funding for Greece’s banks as they take stock of a w(...)

German 10-year yields were 3 basis points lower at 0.158 per cent, close to a record low of 0.152 perc ent hit last week

Nervous investors drove safe-haven German Bund yields close to record lows on Wednesday, amid concern over Greece’s ability to resolve its debt crisis(...)