The former Anglo Irish Bank offices in Dublin. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

It was not a surprise that Anglo Irish Bank’s branch in Austria was being recommended by a Panama-based law firm to clients looking to conceal the own(...)

Anglo Irish Bank’s branch in Austria was among the small number of banks that were repeatedly recommended by Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca (M(...)

 Brian O’Cathain, Petroceltic CEO. With the company now facing a collapse in energy prices and locked in a feud with an ex- Deutsche Bank trader-turned-activist shareholder, it’s understood that HSBC has sold its loans at about 30 per cent of face value. (Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times)

HSBC is discovering the oil crash extends far beyond the deserts of the Gulf, the plains of west Texas and the shale fields of North Dakota. Even a s(...)

Georges Quay House: Fidelity International will move next month into 2,462sq m (26,500sq ft) in the former offices of Royal Bank of Canada. Photograph: Alan Betson

In the largest office letting so far in Dublin this year, investment and retirement experts Fidelity International has signed two leases to rent 6,31(...)

Dave McKay,  Royal Bank of Canada: “I want RBC to matter – to our clients, to our people and in our communities – both here in Canada and around the world, wherever we do business.”    Photograph: Aaron Harris/Bloomberg

How do you take a successful company – one already highly regarded by employees, customers, and shareholders alike – and reignite people’s pas(...)

The UBS AG company logo hangs above the entrance to the company’s Broadgate offices in London. UBS Group  will pay $545 million to settle US investigations into its role in manipulating currency and interest rates. Photograph: Bloomberg

They were known as the “Cartel” or the “Mafia” among their peers. The unsubtle nicknames were given to a group of traders who at one time worked for f(...)

Filling up. the price of oil has tumbled recently.

Halliburton’s deal for Baker Hughes may be just the start of big energy takeovers as oil prices slump. Crude has plunged to a more than four-year low (...)

Lloyds, which also owns Bank of Scotland, could set out its HQ plans in a strategic review due to be announced late next month or early November

Scotland-based Lloyds Banking Group left the door open for a move to London amid uncertainty over the future shape of the United Kingdom despite Scott(...)

UK distributor DRG said it had sold ‘Keith Barry: Brain Hacker’ to New Zealand, Poland, Sweden, China and France.

TV3 is in advanced discussions with Zodiak Rights, the international TV rights business of Zodiak Media with revenues of $800 (...)

Michael Lewis, author of Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt, speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York, on Wednesday, where he discussed high-frequency trading and the structure of the US equity market with Brad Katsuyama, chief executive officer of IEX Group Inc. Photograph: Chris Goodney/Bloomberg

To explain claims of stock market rigging in the latest scandal to rock Wall Street, one US television news network resorted to a rather crude (...)