A north London suburb: the city’s  biggest homebuilder, Berkeley Group, saw profits increase to £242.3 million. Photograph:  Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Berkeley Group, London’s biggest homebuilder, boosted its dividend programme by £500 million after its adjusted profit before tax rose. The dividend(...)

Dole queue: Irish live register (Nov) figures will be released on Tuesday.  Photograph: Frank Miller
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MONDAY Results: Aberdeen Asset Management; Naturex. Meetings: Launch of Tourism Ireland’s 2016 marketing plans (DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Du(...)

Tony Pidgley: left home at the age of 15, barely able to read or write, bought a lorry and went into business for himself. Now Pidgley looks set to enter the City record books by sharing in one of the biggest- ever boardroom bonanzas – a bonus scheme by housebuilder Berkeley Group

Tony Pidgley’s life reads like a feel-good film script. Born to a single mother in Surrey in 1947, he ended up in a Barnardos home and at the age of f(...)

Out Monday: Euro zone trade balance (April). Photograph: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg
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TODAY Meetings: MoneyConf (T13 Hub, Belfast). Indicators: Euro zone trade balance (April); US industrial production (May). TOMORROW Results: Adobe Sys(...)

Domino’s Pizza: results out Thursday. Photograph: REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
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TODAY Results: Hasbro; M&T Bank; Morgan Stanley; Sanmina. Indicators: Euro zone construction output (Feb); US Chicago Fed national activity index (...)

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TODAY Results: Aryzta. Indicators: US industrial production (Feb), capacity utilisation (Feb) and net long-term TIC flows (Jan); UK consumer price ind(...)

Out Wednesday: euro zone retail sales (Oct).  Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
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TODAY Results: Aberdeen Asset Management; Envivio. Indicators: Irish live register (Nov); euro zone manufacturing PMI (Nov); Irish manufacturing PMI ((...)

UK homebuilding expanded at the fastest pace in more than a decade in July. Photo: Bloomberg

UK homebuilding expanded at the fastest pace in more than a decade in July as record-low interest rates and government stimulus measures helped const(...)

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TODAYResults: Andor Technology; ThyssenKruppMeetings: IIEA conference: The future of banking in Europe (Convention Centre, Dublin)Indicators: Irish pu(...)