Signs of a global economic slowdown have hit world stock markets since the start of 2016, and raised concerns about the stability of the European banking system. (Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg)

After a torrid day on Monday, when €4 billion was wiped off the Irish market, the Iseq fell again in early trading, giving up 1.1 per cent or 63 poin(...)

George Osborne cited ‘market turbulence’ for his decision to postpone the sale. Photograph: EPA

UK chancellor George Osborne has postponed the sale of his government’s final stake in Lloyds Banking Group, blaming turbulence in the global markets.(...)

Wall Street rebounded sharply driven by a set of strong corporate results and recovering crude oil prices, ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting and Apple’s results.

PAMELA NEWENHAM Global markets pulled out of their nosedive after oil prices rebounded on hopes of a cut in production. Heavy falls overnight in Asi(...)

Oil prices slid after rallying by 10 per cent on Friday. That led to losses by companies such as BP, Total and Eni

European shares fell yesterday as Spanish and Italian banks led a decline by banking shares and oil and gas companies lost ground when an oil price r(...)

BNP Paribas and Lloyds are providing the funding for ASL. Image: Thinkstock

Irish airline ASL Aviation is raising €100 million from two banks to fund ongoing expansion at the group. ASL said on Friday that it is borrowing a t(...)

124/126 St Stephen’s Green:  Indeed is initially to rent 5,574sq m (60,000sq ft) on the third, fourth, fifth and sixth floors. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Recruitment website Indeed. com is to relocate its Irish operation to a high-profile modern office building next to the Fitzwilliam Hotel at 124/127 S(...)

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(...)

‘Distressed’ property: Cerberus specialises in buying loans at heavy discounts secured against properties whose value has fallen dramatically. Photograph: Garry O’Neill

While it is not known yet whether US company Cerberus intends using the Republic as a base from which to manage the £13 billion (€18.5 billion(...)

Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany. Photograph: Reuters

European shares hit fresh three-month highs yesterday, rising in thin trade as expectations grew for aggressive European Central Bank (ECB) (...)