Fruit importer Fyffes added 3.41 per cent to end the day at €1.396

European shares fell on Tuesday as oil dropped again and investors weighed earnings from a number of companies, including BP and UBS. Dealers noted(...)

McCann FitzGerald’s  managing partner Barry Devereux and corporate partner Gary McSharry: Mr McSharry will head the law firm’s New York office. Photograph: Picasa

Irish law firm McCann FitzGerald is to open an office in New York this month. The law firm, which has offices in Dublin, London and Brussels, is expa(...)

Fyffes shareholders have received one share in each new spunout venture for every share they owned in the original Fyffes. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

I have just reread an article you wrote in November in relation to Fyffes shares. I bought 2,000 Fyffes shares in December 2000 for £0.76 (each). At (...)

Fruit group Fyffes gained 1 per cent to end the day at €15.06.

Global stocks extended their worst annual fall in four years as oil resumed a slide amid renewed concerns that inventories have swelled. Treasuries s(...)

A Land Rover Defender vehicle  is driven off an inspection line in Birmingham.   Land Rover has recorded significant growth in recent years, up from 408 in 2013 to 532 last year.  Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Jaguar Land Rover’s Irish distributor saw turnover rise 37 per cent last year to €110 million as recovery in the motor trade took hold. Part of the O(...)

Fyffes has designs on expanding its US banana business
Banana farm slips up

A protest was arranged for yesterday outside the Big Creek, Belize offices of Fyffes, the Dublin-headquartered banana distributor. As reported by this(...)

The aborted tie-up with Chiquita originally valued Fyffes at €1.22 a share. Yesterday, Fyffes share price closed at €1.49. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

What a difference a year makes. This week in 2014, the management and board of Fyffes were sitting around waiting for shareholders of US rival Chiquit(...)

Fyffes gave up Tuesday’s gains, closing down nearly 2 per cent at €1.49

European shares crept higher yesterday as expectations of a positive close to the year and continued central bank support before an ECB meeting tod(...)

 Fyffes said it severed links with Mr Zabaneh and his interests in 2012 when the treasury department’s office of foreign assets control named him under the legislation.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Fruit importer Fyffes has stopped buying bananas from the biggest producer in Belize because of its links to a local businessman named by US authoriti(...)

Ryanair was up 0.74 per cent to €12.90 on Monday. Photograph:   Rui Vieira/PA Wire

European stocks rose, US futures climbed and the yen weakened as investors took solace that the resumption of trading in Chinese equities failed to (...)