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Kingspan chief executive Gene Murtagh described the company’s first-half performance as remarkably strong

News that Kingspan grew profits by 64 per cent to €329 million in the first six months of the year boosted the insulation specialist’s shares by more(...)

Kingspan chief executive Gene Murtagh. The firm will acquire Colt Group. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Insulation maker Kingspan will acquire Colt Group, a UK-based company that designs and supplies climate control, smoke control and natural ventilation(...)

Digicel this week agreed a deal with bond holders over repayments

Digicel, the telecommunications group owned by Irish businessman Denis O’Brien, has appointed Jean Yves Charlier as its executive vice chairman. The (...)

Apple chief Tim Cook: the company’s 0.9 per cent drop yesterday weighed heavily on the S&P. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

The Iseq in Dublin, up 1.3 per cent, le d the charge among European bourses as stocks climbed on optimism a resolution to Greek debt talks is close. U(...)

London Stock Exchange in London: shares in Colt jumped as much as 23 per cent to 192.91 pence yesterday morning. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Colt Group’s largest shareholder, asset manager Fidelity, has offered to take it private in a deal valuing the telecommunication service provider at a(...)