Rangers fans are insisting upon a stock exchange investigation as Newcastle United and Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley continues to increase his contr(...)

 Pro-democracy protesters gather outside the Hong Kong government headquarters. Photograph: Alex Hofford/EPA

After the worst week in almost two months for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, US stocks fell as Hong Kong protests added to geopolitical concern(...)

Newcastle United owner  Mike Ashley, whose Sports Direct business made a £43 million (€55 million) bet on a recovery in Tesco’s share price. Photo: PA Wire

Billionaire Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct International made a £43 million (€55 million) bet on a recovery in Tesco’s share price, days after the bigg(...)

TSB Banking Group surged 12 per cent on its first day of trading as Lloyds Banking Group sold a 35 per cent stake in the lender, more than initially planned. Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

European stocks were little changed yesterday, paring gains in the final minutes of trading, amid increased merger and acquisition activity. The Stox(...)

Mike Ashley founded Sports Direct in 1982 and has built it into Britain’s biggest and most successful sports retailing chain. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

When you’re already one of Britain’s richest men, with an estimated fortune of almost £4 billion, what motivates you? In the case of Mike Ashley, the (...)

Britain’s Sports Direct has convened a shareholder meeting to try to win backing for a new bonus scheme that would reward the company’s founder Mike A(...)

European stocks rose, with the region’s benchmark index capping its longest streak of weekly gains since November, as data showed a drop in German bu(...)

It’s far from clear what Mike Ashley’s plans are for the 11 per cent stake he now owns in House of Fraser

What is Mike Ashley up to? First, in a move that caught the City on the hop, he gate-crashed the Chinese takeover of House of Fraser, snapping (...)

Investors continud to react positively to the announcement that Dragon Oil expects to drill 14-16 wells this year
Dragon Oil lifts Iseq index higher

European shares were little changed today, having retreated earlier in the day as steel pipe makers Tenaris and Vallourec slid 4.5 per cent aft(...)

 Mike Ashley: had his eye on taking a run at the Irish market for quite a while.

It seems billionaire Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley, whose company is currently in the running to buy Elverys out of examinership, has secr(...)