While Tuesday was Jes Staley’s first official day in the office at Barclays , the veteran American investment banker is understood to have arrived at the bank some weeks ago

It always helps to have some good news on your first day in a big new job, even if you can’t claim the credit for it. So it must have been gratifying (...)

Bank of Ireland stock finished the day down 0.5 per cent at 35 cent

European equities closed lower, dropping from a three-month high, after US factory data raised concern that the world’s largest economy may not be str(...)

From advanced economies such as the USA and Japan to developing countries like China and India, the change in the shape of population pyramids is poised to crimp productivity growth over the next decade, HSBC contends.

The graying of the globe, and advanced economies in particular, leaves economic growth caught between a rock and a hard place. The direct n(...)

Hervé Falciani may not serve any time in a Swiss prison since France typically does not extradite its own citizens. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Hervé Falciani, a former employee of HSBC’s Geneva private bank who leaked information on clients and their tax situation, has been sentenced(...)

India’s economy  has failed to translate into profits for the foreign wealth managers

HSBC Holdings is shutting its private banking unit in India, marking the exit of another foreign bank from the cut-throat wealth management bu(...)

AIB is reorganising its financial structure in advance of an IPO Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

AIB has successfully raised €500 million in additional Tier 1 capital following strong demand from investors. The coupon for the initial fixe(...)

Rick Rieder, managing director and top bond fund manager for BlackRock Inc, which has $4.5 trillion in assets under management. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

BlackRock met EU officials to discuss financial market matters more times than any other company in the seven months to July, in a sign of the growing(...)

Britain’s biggest customer-owned lender Nationwide said its profits jumped by more than a quarter in its latest six months.

Britain’s biggest customer-owned lender Nationwide said its profits jumped by more than a quarter in its latest six months, driven by record mortgage (...)

The Gallery Quay Retail Portfolio at Grand Canal Quay in Dublin 2 is fully let and producing an annual rent roll of €234,840.

DTZ Sherry FitzGerald is quoting €3.5 million for a portfolio of shops in the fashionable south docklands. The Gallery Quay Retail Portfolio at Grand (...)

Engine trouble: Weaker than expected earnings reports in Europe included another profit warning from Rolls-Royce, which sent its shares skidding. Photograph: Romeo Gacad/AFP/Getty

MARK PAUL The Iseq beat its peers on yesterday with a marginal gain, as the top European stock index posted its biggest fall in six weeks due to wea(...)