Deutsche Bank’s € 1.75bn contingent convertible bond traded below 75 cents on the euro — its lowest level — a 19 per cent fall in price this year. (Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg)

Prices for the riskiest bonds sold by some of Europe’s largest banks plumbed new lows on Monday, the latest sign of investors reassessing their outlo(...)

Striped wide brim cotton fedora - Giverney €160 (right) Wide brim pink and blue checked panama fedora - Zapano wide brim - € 160  Photograph: Johnny McMillan

A little bit of Paris comes to Dublin next Thursday, November 19th, with the opening on South Anne Street of celebrated hatmaker Tony Peto’s first (...)

Kingspan shares increased nearly 5% to €23.35 on the back of positive quarterly numbers and a full-year profit forecast of €250m

World equity indexes fell and oil prices weakened on yesterday as disappointing trade data in China stoked further concerns over weakening global grow(...)

A series of paintings by Richard Gorman in the RHA  Annual Exhibition in 2014. Photograph: David Sleator

The artist Richard Gorman has been named as the first winner of the Savills Art Prize, a new visual arts award worth €5,000, presented by Savills a(...)

German transport minister Alexander Dobrindt answers questions at a press conference in Berlin on Wednesday about developments in the Volkswagen scandal. Photograph: EPA/Saoeren Stache

Germany is to retest all Volkswagen car models to gauge their genuine emissions levels after new revelations from the carmaker six weeks into its bigg(...)

Elena Tice: the 17-year-old from Loreto, a cricket international at 13, has been included in Ireland’s hockey squad.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

When a player called up to the Irish senior panel has a 1997 date of birth, time is moving a little too fast. But having made her cricket debut for I(...)

Catwalk shot from AW Menswear’s autumn-winter 2015 collection

Richard Gorman’s studio in Milan, spare, white and paint-spattered dominated by the visual power of his bold, colourful work has nothing in common (...)

Net income fell 23 per cent to €188.6 million ($213 million) in the six months through July, at Milan-based Prada. Photograph: Reuters.

Prada has reported first-half profits that beat analysts’ estimates as the luxury-goods maker took steps to curb rising costs, helping mitigate declin(...)

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks about the new iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus during the Apple launch event  in San Francisco, California. Photograph: EPA

New iPhones, a super-sized iPad and an updated Apple TV were all introduced at Apple’s event in San Francisco. It was a product bonanza for the tech (...)

 Hermes International, the French luxury handbag maker, reported a 20 percent increase in first-half earnings as sales growth accelerated in Japan. Photo: Bloomberg

Hermes International, the French luxury handbag maker, reported a 20 percent increase in first-half earnings as sales growth accelerated in Japan and (...)