Andrew Keating, chief finance officer, and Richie Boucher, chief executive of Bank of Ireland: the bank stocks rose over 5 per cent to €0.26 after it reported an underlying pre-tax profit of €1.2 billion for 2015, an increase of 30 per cent on the previous year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Global stocks rallied on Monday, boosted by a rise in oil and commodity prices, while the euro and the pound fell sharply against the dollar on fears (...)

More than 100 members of the Element Six defined benefit pension scheme are suing its trustees for breach of duty. Photograph: Sean Curtin

Two trustees of Element Six’s pension scheme told the High Court yesterday that they firmly believed the multinational would have closed its Irish pla(...)

More than 100 members of Element Six’s  defined
-benefit plan are suing the fund’s trustees for breach of duty. Photograph: Reuters

Multinational Element Six “siphoned off” more than €165 million in assets in the months before it told workers it could no longer contribute to their (...)

Workers march outside Element Six in Shannon, Co Clare in 2009

More than 100 members of a pension scheme are suing their fund’s trustees for approximately €50 million saying they should have ensured a funding defi(...)