Ulster Bank headquarters in Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller

Ulster Bank’s parent the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) is to sell another portfolio of Irish property loans to an entity controlled by Cerberus, (...)

Asset management agencies such as Nama and Spain’s Sareb hold commercial real estate loans, residential mortgages and foreclosed properties with a face value of about €233 billion

European banks and asset managers are seeking to sell €74 billion of real estate debt and foreclosed assets, the most ever, as they trim their soured(...)

Former Wexford hurler Paul Codd: had been jailed over contempt of orders and undertakings to co-operate with official assignee  but returned to court on Friday   seeking to purge his contempt. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Proceedings against bankrupt former hurling star Paul Codd over failure to return some €460,000 farm machinery leased by Deutsche Bank Leasing Ireland(...)

Owen Killian, chief executive of Aryzta: the Swiss-Irish food group closed the day up 3.7 per cent to €44.89. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne

European stocks rose yesterday as oil prices steadied, supporting energy shares, after first tumbling when Iran and six world powers reached an agre(...)

 A pedestrian passes a display showing Chinese stock at a securities office in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph: Kimimasa Mayama/EPA

China – buy when there’s blood on the streets, or avoid trying to catch a falling knife? The second adage seems more appropriate. JP Morgan las(...)

A television screen shows Angela Merkel, Germany’s chancellor, speaking during a Greek bailout news report as a trader monitors financial data inside the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, yesterday. Photographer: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

The Iseq in Dublin soared by about 1.7 per cent as investors celebrated the Greek bailout deal and the avoidance of the country’s exit from the euro.(...)

Nintendo president and chief executive Satoru Iwata died due to a growth in his bile duct, the company said

Japanese videogame maker Nintendo’s chief executive and president, Satoru Iwata, died on Saturday due to a growth in his bile duct, the company said. (...)

 Goldman Sachs is expected to to have earned $3.92 in profit per share, down 4.5 per cent from the same period a year earlier. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

Many Wall Street banks are expected to report underwhelming second-quarter results this week, after light bond market activity in the spring worsened(...)

Barclays may not pick its next chief executive until early next year, potentially leaving new Chairman John McFarlane in charge for at least eight mon(...)

British bank Barclays has named KPMG as its new auditor, ending a 119-year relationship with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) amid a British regulatory in(...)