The logo of Sony Corp and a Christmas tree are reflected on the company’s 4K television set at the company’s headquarters in Tokyo. Photograph: Toru Hanai/Reuters

Sony’s computer network was hacked in what may be a blackmail attempt, according to sources. The breach of the entertainment and electronics company’s(...)

 Ruby Walsh helps Faugheen clear the last to win The Neptune Investment Mamagement Novices’ Hurdle Race at Cheltenham in March. The pair will be reunited at Ascot on Saturday. Photo: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Top bumper performer Shaneshill made a pleasing start to his jumps career with an easy win in the Fairyhouse Membership 2015 Maiden Hurdle at the Coun(...)

JP Morgan Chase , HSBC Holdings and Credit Agricole, after months of delay, will answer a European Union antitrust complaint alleging they conspired to rig Euribor rates, according to sources.

JP Morgan Chase , HSBC Holdings and Credit Agricole, after months of delay, will answer a European Union antitrust complaint alleging they conspired (...)

 Ruby Walsh on board Champagne Fever at the Cheltenham Festival last March. Photo:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Willie Mullins has warned his dual Cheltenham Festival hero Champagne Fever is likely to need the run as he prepares for a fascinating clash with Sizi(...)

The PwC office in Luxembourg: The leaked documents reviewed by ICIJ involve deals negotiated by PricewaterhouseCoopers, one of the world’s largest accounting firms, on behalf of hundreds of corporate clients.

Pepsi, IKEA, FedEx and 340 other international companies have secured secret deals from Luxembourg, allowing many of them to slash their global tax bi(...)

Trainer Mouse Morris: looks like allowing First Lieutenant a chance to score across the channel. Photograph: INPHO

Just one Irish trained horse has won Wetherby’s Charlie Hall Chase in the last thirty three years but First Lieutenant looks like getting the opportun(...)

Verizon, the largest US wireless carrier, missed profit estimates as more new subscribers took advantage of discounts on devices. Third-quarter earnin(...)

Jarryd Hayne moving to American NFL from Australian rugby league. P{hotograph: Getty Images

Parramatta Eels fullback Jarryd Hayne sent shockwaves through Australian sport today when he announced he is quitting the world’s richest rugby leagu(...)

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB), pauses during a news conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt. Photographer: Hannelore Foerster/Bloomberg

The European Central Bank is to embark on a large-scale quantitative easing (QE) programme, following its peers in Britain, Japan and the US, in an at(...)

Bank of America has agreed to pay some $17 billion (€12.7 billion) to settle and close investigations by US regulators; the settlement sum will set a (...)