HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, said it’s exploring the sale of its Brazil operation. Photo: PA Wire

HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, said it’s exploring the sale of its Brazil operation among strategic options for the unit as it retreats from unprofitabl(...)

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has sold €500 million of six months treasury bills at a yield of - 0.03 per cent. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has sold €500 million of six months treasury bills at a yield of - 0.03 per cent.The sales shows invest(...)

Facebook: The social network said it is already regulated in Europe and complies with European data protection law, so the applicability of the Belgian regulator’s efforts are therefore unclear.  Photograph: Reuters/Dado Ruvic

Facebook has responded to a report by the Belgian Privacy Commission, which warns that the social network is tracking European internet users without (...)

Peter Sutherland is to retire as chairman of Goldman Sachs International, after 20 years in the role. Photo: Aidan Crawley

Peter Sutherland is to retire as chairman of Goldman Sachs International, after 20 years in the role.The former attorney general is due to retire at t(...)

Clontarf Energy chairman John Teeling. The oil and gas exploration company  reported a loss of £274,196 for 2014.

Clontarf Energy has reported a loss of £274,196 for 2014, down significantly from a loss of £3.1 million the previous year.The oil and gas exploration(...)

Treehouse co-founder and CEO Ryan Carson speaks on stage at Web Summit sister event Collision, in Las Vegas.

When it comes to job perks, tech education start-up Treehouse is probably up there with the best. Staff at the US technology company all work four day(...)

Phridge Team: winners of the 2014 PCH Hardware Hackathon. photograph: alan betson

Product development and supply chain management firm PCH International will run a third hardware “hackathon” in Dublin this week. Participants will be(...)

While British supermarket chains like Morrisons are struggling with the migration of consumers to discounters and convenience store formats, Greencore’s UK food-to-go business is benefiting from this migration

Food group Greencore will report first-half results tomorrow, with good like-for- like growth expected.While British supermarket chains like Morrisons(...)

Partner lead for the programme Kevin McLoughlin, programme director Sean Duffy and  judging panel chair Anne Heraty. Photograph:  Maxwell’s

Twenty-four companies have been shortlisted across three categories for the 2015 EY Entrepreneur of the Year award. The finalists were selected(...)

US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards 2015: Prof Oliver Dolly (DCU) and Mary E Daly (president of RIA) with Eamonn Sinnott  (president of the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland), Eddie Cullen (from Ulster Bank) and Shawn Murphy from KPMG. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Xilinx Ireland, Alimentary Health and Dublin City University were named the overall winners at the inaugural US-Ireland research innovation awards in(...)