The new make-up of the FTSE has dealt another blow to Britain’s banks which have seen their profitability squeezed

For the first time in a decade, Britain’s financial sector has lost its status as the largest component of the UK’s prestigious index of blue-chip sto(...)

Oneview CEO James Fitter (left) and founder Mark McCloskey. Photograph: Peter Moloney

Follow the money, goes the maxim, and Irish companies were surely doing that on the high-profile trade mission to the Gulf led by Taoiseach Enda Kenny(...)