Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange:  Wall Street edged up early on Thursday as FedEx and GE shares lifted the industrials sector. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

European equities ended lower yesterday, dragged down by exporters as the euro strengthened against the dollar after the US Federal Reserve flagged fe(...)

Revenue at Britvic Ireland fell by 1.4 per cent to £29.2 million (€33.9 million) between April and June compared with the same period last year, accor(...)