Former UBS investment banking chief Andrea Orcel is taking a €100 million case against Santander over breach of contract.  Photograph: Olivia Harris/Reuters

Remember the repentance of bankers after the financial crisis? It wasn’t quite the display of self-flagellation that some reformers would have liked. (...)

 INM papers. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

European shares closed little changed as a decline in banks after disappointing earnings was countered by gains in oil stocks and a 21 per cent surge (...)

In London travel group Thomas Cook was up more than 4 per cent, as it announced a boost to long haul bookings. Photograph: Michael Probst/AP Photo

European shares closed marginally higher on Monday led by gains for Banco Santander, as investors chose to focus on the positives of a weekend win for(...)

David Walsh, founder and chief executive of Netwatch: merged the group he founded with two US businesses and one UK firm.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

From significant mergers to multimillion-euro asset sales and important deals, the first three winners of this year’s Irish Times Business Person of t(...)

Graffiti depicts the stalled construction site of Anglo Irish Bank’s proposed headquarters in Dublin following the bank’s collapse.  Photographer: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Ten years on from the bank crash, we still have something to learn from similar experiences elsewhere, and what has facilitated other banking systems (...)

Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Norges Bank Investment Management, Trond Grande, speaks during the presentation of the Government Pension Fund Global second quarter of 2018.Photograph: Vidar Ruud/ NTB scanpix/Getty Images

Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund had a return of $20 billion in the second quarter, erasing losses for the year, even as it faces growing challenges t(...)

The court ruled that SPV Osus Ltd, a special purpose vehicle which had in 2011 been assigned a cause of action arising from the scandal surrounding US fraudster Bernie Madoff (above), cannot proceed with its case here because the assignment “very clearly involved trading in claims” and was thus void under Irish law. Photograph: Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images

The Supreme Court has said legislation needs to be urgently enacted to address mounting difficulties with securing access to justice in the civil cour(...)

Traders  in the  NYSE as markets react to worries of a trade war between the US and China. Photograph: Epa/Justin Lane

European shares climbed on Wednesday but the modest rebound failed to erase the previous session’s losses as investors’ fears about an ongoing trade d(...)

The ECB  in Frankfurt, Germany.

The European Central Bank is considering a new policy tool that would allow it to inject cash into banks that are being rescued from the threat of in(...)

Apple hit a record high on Friday on strong demand for its iPhone X handsets. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

The standout European market news on the last day of the trading week was the FTSE reaching an all-time high following Thursday’s bank of England inte(...)

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