Brian Moynihan: ancestors emigrated to the US in the 1850s

It looks like Denis O’Brien will unfortunately have to wait another year for entry, but the annual Wall Street 50 list, compiled by Niall O’Dowd’s Iri(...)

Medallion finance’s chief executive Andrew Murstein blamed a “misunderstanding” that the rise of Uber would squeeze licensed drivers. Photograph: Kerem Uzel/Bloomberg

Uber, the ride-hailing service, may be on the cusp of new big disruption: driving a Nasdaq-listed New York taxi finance company out of the public mark(...)

Philip Jansen is one of about 230 managers who will share in a pot of £350 million if the company reaches its £3.5 billion market capitalisation target.

The chief executive of Worldpay, the private-equity owned UK payments processor, is due to receive a £50 million payout after the company’s stock mark(...)

Applegreen: service station group’s shares fall another 2 per cent to €4.70

European shares closed generally higher on Tuesday, helped by a positive start at Wall Street. However, shares at German energy firms RWE and E.ON d(...)

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff: Brazil’s loss of investment grade status heaped further pressure on emerging markets

Petrobras and several other leading Brazilian companies had their credit ratings downgraded to junk by Standard & Poor’s in the wake of the rati(...)

Eden Plaza is to include a ‘pocket park’ at the centre of the site, where it can be overlooked by all the buildings.

Sandyford looks set to re- emerge as one of the prime locations for offices in the Dublin suburbs. The Irish-owned investment company Ardstone Capital(...)

Profiting from the market panics Market panics are unnerving, but they’re also times of great opportunity. On Monday last week, Apple – which had trad(...)

A man  walks past a board showing currency exchange rates in Almaty, Kazakhstan on  August 20th Photograph: Reuters

Kazakhstan relinquished control of its exchange rate in the latest sign emerging nations will stop defending their currencies after China roiled globa(...)

FBD closed 7.6 per cent up at €6.90 after falling by a similar margin in the previous session

European stocks slipped yesterday to record their worst week in more than a month, in the wake of China’s currency devaluation. The euro zone’s blue-c(...)

Business jets  at the Latin American Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (Labace) in Sao Paulo, Brazil
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In numbers: Sliced bread is toast 5 Percentage drop in UK bread sales last year, with another 4 per cent decline expected this year, according to rese(...)