Katie Taylor will fight in the European Championships in Bucharest. Last year the event was cancelled. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Sometimes it seems as though Katie Taylor simply salted herself away after the summer of the Big Bang. Sometimes it feels like she appears on the skyl(...)

Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) head Daniele Nouy said it needed to be accepted that some banks had no future

Some banks need to fail a sector-wide review of their financial health in order to make the exercise credible, the head of the euro zone’s new banking(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph:  Brendan McDermid/Reuters

World stocks edged up from this week’s four-month lows in cautious trade ahead of a euro zone monetary policy decision later today, supported by relat(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Investors today shrugged off central bank efforts to shore up battered emerging markets, selling stocks and bonds and further weakening tumbling curre(...)

A cyclists rides his bicycle past a Danske Bank  branch in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photo: Bloomberg

Danske Bank is losing Danish customers to its biggest Swedish rivals, which already are beating Denmark’s largest lender on equity returns and credit (...)

The successful nominees were selected from a list of candidates put forward by the Judicial Appointments Advisory Board.

The Government has nominated senior counsels Marie Baker and Bronagh O’Hanlon and solicitor Max Barrett for appointment by the President to the High C(...)

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing performs donuts in his car after winning the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace  in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Red Bull survived a very rare piece of pitstop panic at Interlagos yesterday to deliver their fourth one-two result of the year in the final race o(...)

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing celebrates on the podium after winning the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas  in Austin, Texas. Photograph: Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Sebastian Vettel made Formula One history by chalking up an eighth successive victory in a single season after taking the chequered flag at the United(...)

Bloodstone Building on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay – €30m

Nama is to seek buyers for three office buildings in Dublin’s south docklands and another one in Ballsbridge at an overall price of €120 million. The (...)

Marion Bartoli of France  with the Venus Rosewater Dish trophy and Andy Murray of Great Britain  with the Gentlemen’s Singles trophy for their Wimbledon successes. Bartoli earned €1.86 million in prize money for winning the tournament.  Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

So Marion Bartoli endures laddish stick from John Inverdale, puts a trembling Sabine Lisicki to the sword and walks away €183,350 richer for a fortnig(...)