Ryanair advanced 1.3 per cent to €12.98 on a day that saw positive first-quarter numbers from Air France KLM

European stocks continued their losing streak as the latest batch of earnings failed to lift investor sentiment rendered gloomy by the lacklustre econ(...)

Eirgrid is repsonsible for operating and upgrading the national electricity grid. Its staff, according to the Sunday Business Post, got €9 million in bonus payments over the past five years.

The New York State pension fund, reports the Sunday Times, which has more than 1 million members is investing £5 million in the Bank of Ireland’s NI K(...)

Although the two companies describe the deal as a merger, Deutsche Börse is paying a takeover premium to the LSE. Photograph: PA Wire

The London Stock Exchange Group and Deutsche Börse have unveiled a deal to combine, a move they hope will fight off interlopers and persuade regulator(...)

The London Stock Exchange reached a deal on a merger with German rival Deutsche Borse  to create one of the biggest exchange companies in the world. Photograph: Phil Toscano/PA Wire

Deutsche Boerse and London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) said they had reached a merger agreement and saw potential cost savings of €450 million per yea(...)

London Stock Exchange Group, which is in talks to merge with Deutsche Boerse to create a pan-European trading house, reported a 31 per cent rise in fu(...)

A trader passes by an ICE screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange: ICE is a true global trading giant that can afford to buy the LSE without asking its investors for more cash.  Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

The London Stock Exchange’s 200-year-old motto is “Dictum Meum Pactum” (“My Word Is My Bond”). But while the exchange has always kept that promise in(...)

Exchange and clearing house operator Intercontinental Exchange Inc said on Tuesday it was considering making an offer for London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LSEG), a week after Deutsche Boerse AG made a third attempt for a merger with LSEG. (Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters)

Exchange and clearing house operator Intercontinental Exchange Inc said on Tuesday it was considering making an offer for London Stock Exchange Group(...)

Carsten Kengeter, CEO of Deutsche Börse, would head up the company formed from the merger with LSE.

The London Stock Exchange Group and Deutsche Börse are discussing a deal that would see the creation of a holding company for the combined group based(...)

 Paddy Power Betfair lost 2 per cent, finishing at €130.25. Photograph: Dara MacDonaill
Weakened yuan prompts markets slide

Equities in Europe and emerging markets slid as China’s central bank unexpectedly weakened the yuan, rekindling investors’ concerns about the state of(...)

The London Stock Exchange has confirmed talks over a merger with Deutsche Boerse to create a European-based “global markets infrastructure group”. (Photograph:  Yui Mok/PA Wire)

Deutsche Boerse and the London Stock Exchange are taking a fresh run at a merger that would create a large European exchange operator potentially cap(...)