The Danske Bank study reveals that the lowest levels of consumer confidence were displayed in Carrickfergus and Antrim

Northern Ireland’s £600 million budget “black hole” may be starting to hit consumer confidence levels according to a new report which looks at the fin(...)

Building materials group CRH climbed 1.4 per cent to €26.88, boosted by data that showed a 26 per cent jump in the value of US highway contracts awarded last month

Falls for technology and mining stocks dragged equity markets lower yesterday, with the FTSE in London posting the biggest slide among western Europe(...)

The Danske Bank headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photograph: John McConnico/Bloomberg News

Danske Bank A/S raised its full-year forecast after profit in the second quarter climbed as a recovering economy helped reduce loan losses. The bank (...)

Bloxham: Demise still being played out in courts. Photograph: The Irish Times

Three years after one of the State’s largest stockbroking firms collapsed amid accounting irregularities and subsequent findings of malpractice, the b(...)

Pepper is servicing 14,000 residential mortgage and personal loan customers for Danske Bank. Photograph: Getty Images

Profits at Pepper Ireland, the mortgage provider that also manages loan portfolios for other groups, rose by 61 per cent in 2014 to €6.6 million, acco(...)

The Turf Club is entitled to enforce the rules of racing against a jockey and trainer in relation to a bet. O’Connell vs Turf Club IESC 57 (Supreme Co(...)

Paul O’Shea of Davidstown, Castledermot, Co Kildare,  arrives at the Four Courts  for a High Court action. Photograph: Courts Collins

A Co Kildare farmer has been jailed for 100 days for failing to comply with High Court orders to hand over vacant possession of farm buildings on his (...)

Jack Dobson, co-founder of Dunbia.

Jack Dobson is a co-founder of Dunbia, a company that specialises in sourcing and manufacturing beef, lamb and pork products for retail, commercial an(...)

The court awarded the costs of the Ombusdman’s appeal against the Millars

The Court of Appeal has overturned a ruling that the Financial Services Ombusdman was wrong in rejecting a couple’s complaint over alleged excessive i(...)

Denmark’s prime minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt and opposition leader Lars Loekke Rasmussen speak to journalists as they arrive for the final televised duel before the election in Copenhagenon. Photograph: Liselotte Sabroe/AFP/Getty Images

Danes voted on Thursday in a cliff-hanger election, where an opposition centre-right alliance is seeking to oust prime minister Helle Thorning-Schmid(...)