Hasbro lost 3.3 per cent to $51.46. The toys and game maker reported second-quarter revenue that fell short of estimates. Photograph: Reuters

Shares fell across the globe as fighting erupted in eastern Ukraine, the first major eruption of violence there since a Malaysian airliner was shot do(...)

The principal tenants of the buildings are FBD Holdings, Commerz Management Services and BNY Mellon

Property investment vehicle Hibernia Reit has acquired Guild House and Commerzbank House in the IFSC for €90.75 million in cash from a syndicate of pr(...)

Commerzbank, Germany’s second-largest lender, is accused by US authorities of transferring money through its US operations on behalf of companies in Iran and Sudan

US authorities have begun settlement talks with Germany’s Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank over their dealings with countries blacklisted by the United S(...)

An oil tanker loads up with Iraqi crude oil at Al Basra oil terminal in the Northern Arabian Gulf. Photograph: Charles Crowell/Bloomberg News

Oil held near $115 (€87.50) a barrel today, close to a nine-month high, and was headed for its second weekly gain on increased risks of disruption to (...)

Demand for Spain’s two bonds was well balanced, with the Treasury selling slightly more of the 10-year bond than the five-year paper. Photograph: Jock Fistick/Bloomberg

Spain sold more bonds than expected at auction today and at record low yields as investor appetite for euro zone peripheral debt outweighed any concer(...)

Investors are buying up government debt amid signs the European Central Bank is gearing up to announce a fresh stimulus package next month. Photograph:  Michael Kooren/Reuters

Investors flooded into safe-haven US and German government bonds and fled equities worldwide today following mixed US and weak European economic figur(...)

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB), pauses during a news conference as the ECB announces the interest rate decision. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

Euro zone government bond yields hit new lows today after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi sent his clearest signal yet that the bank cou(...)

The amount of spare cash in the euro zone banking system fell to its lowest levels in 2-1/2 years today, pushing up short-term money market rat(...)

Ireland’s bond yields hit record lows today, only a day before the National Treasury Management Agency returns to market with its first regula(...)

A customer holds a 100 hryvnia currency banknote to pay for goods at a market stall in Kiev, Ukraine. Photograph: : Vincent Mundy/Bloomberg

Ukraine’s hryvnia tumbled 4 per cent on Wednesday to 10 per dollar as political uncertainty mounted, with ripples spreading to Russia where the(...)