Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange

European stock and bond markets steadied on Tuesday before a euro zone leaders summit to discuss the Greek debt crisis while a further fall in Chin(...)

A previous IT failure in 2012 left many Ulster Bank account holders unable to properly access their accounts. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons.

The chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland, the owner of Ulster Bank, will reportedly be hauled in front of a British parliamentary committee to ex(...)

A number of Ulster Bank customers in Northern Ireland may find their payments delayed today, Wednesday, after the bank’s parent, Royal Bank of Scotland, reported that 600,000 payments went missing after a technical glitch. (Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times)

A number of Ulster Bank customers in Northern Ireland may find their payments delayed today, Wednesday, after the bank’s parent, Royal Bank of Scotla(...)

In London, Royal Mail fell 4.9 per cent after chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne said the state would sell its 30 per cent stake in the postal operator. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

European markets slid to their lowest level in a month after talks failed to resolve the Greed stalemate and a broad sell-off of ex-dividend stocks(...)

Goodbody Stockbrokers trading room in Ballsbridge, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Goodbody stockbrokers has poached four senior staff from the asset management arm of its biggest rival Davy, including James Forbes, its highly regar(...)

Andrew Fisher: reputation for plain speaking.

J&E Davy revels in its position as the blue-blooded house of Dublin stockbroking. How fitting, then, that the latest appointment to the high- powe(...)

 British lender Royal Bank of Scotland is considering selling the international arm of its private bank, Coutts, as it focuses more on domestic lending, it told staff today. Neil Hall/Reuters

Royal Bank of Scotland is considering selling the international arm of its private bank, in a deal which could net it as much as $1 billion (€750m), a(...)

Better than expected earnings results saw markets across the globe advance yesterday

Better than expected earnings results saw markets across the globe advance yesterday, bringing the Irish market with them. (...)