People watch waves splash over a wall on the Coast Road, Clontarf, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Ireland’s benchmark Iseq overall index had fallen by over 3 per cent by mid-day on Monday with insurer FBD amongst the lunchtime losers. Share in FBD(...)

Alan Walsh, chief executive of One51. Photograph: David Meehan

One51, the rigid plastics manufacturer, said on Friday it has received an indicative and conditional €2.50-a-share offer from UK private equity firm C(...)

French supermarket Carrefour was Europe’s worst performer on Thursday. The stock saw its biggest daily drop in 20 years. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters.

After jitters over North Korea subsided on Thursday, European and US indices closed up with Ireland’s benchmark index performing strongly on the day. (...)

One51 chief executive Alan Walsh, who plans to list the business next year. Photographer: Dave Meehan

One51, the former Irish investment group that has evolved into an international rigid plastics manufacturer, is considering a listing for its stock in(...)

Alan Walsh, chief executive of One51. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The 2,000 or so shareholders in One51 – including farmers, dairy co-ops and high-net-worth individuals who followed the once-unquestionable business t(...)

The 15 million passenger journeys annually between Ireland and Britain represent, for travel companies, a new retail market that will soon be ripe for tapping.

It could happen in March 2019 when the UK leaves the customs union. Or it could be two or three years later if the proposed transitionary period is ad(...)

ICG chairman John McGuckian and chief executive Eamonn Rothwell at the group’s Annual General Meeting.

The Bank of Montreal has trimmed its stake in shipping and transport company Irish Continental Group (ICG). In a note to the stock exchange following(...)

Ryanair slid as much as 5.6 per cent during the session as investors looked beyond a robust set of profits for the carrier’s fiscal first quarter to focus on its cautious outlook.

European shares dipped on Monday with automakers hitting their lowest level this year after anti-trust regulators opened an investigation, while comme(...)

IBM, Microsoft, and Johnson and Johnson are scheduled to report results this week

European shares gave back early gains in thin volumes on Monday, as a busy few weeks of earnings reports from top regional and US firms got underway. (...)

CRH was up 2.5 per cent on Wednesday, matching its European peers.

European and US stocks rose toward records on Wednesday, US Treasuries rallied and the dollar retreated after Janet Yellen signaled the US Federal Res(...)