Financial services group IFG said it had a good start to the year, with trading in line with expectations as momentum in new business was maintaine(...)

IFG’s departing chief executive Mark Bourke: “In 2013, the group delivered a solid financial performance, increased revenues and expanded its client and asset base.”   Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/THE IRISH TIMES

Ciarán Hancock and Eoin Burke-Kennedy Shares in Dublin-based financial services group IFG fell by just over 1 per cent in Dublin yesterda(...)

AIB Headquarters in Ballsbridge Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O'Brien

It has been a tale of two banks and their chief executives this week, with AIB and Bank of Ireland both releasing their 2013 annual results. (...)

According to an EU study last year, women across Europe earn around 16 per cent less per hour than men

There can be no doubting the strides that women have made in recent decades when it comes to professional development; but when it comes to dis(...)

IFG chief executive Mark Bourke. The financial services group said its Irish business is delivering “steady performance” despite difficult trading conditions.  Photo: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Financial services group IFG said its Irish business is delivering “steady performance” despite difficult trading conditions, with the corporate pensi(...)

“In the private sector and commercial State companies, pension promises have not been fulfilled, with most defined benefit pension funds now in serious deficit,” said Fionán O’Sullivan, director of corporate pensions with IFG.

Employers and unions joined with the pensions industry yesterday to issue an “unprecedented” collective call for action from the Government to address(...)

Global equity markets rose and the dollar soared against a basket of currencies yesterday, reaching a near three-year peak, as speculation moun(...)

Mark Bourke Chief Executive IFG Group Plc . Photo: Brenda Fitzsimons

Aine McMahon Financial services group IFG said they are delivering “solid financial performance” despite challenging market conditions. R(...)