Boris Johnson spooked markets by putting the threat of a no-deal Brexit back on the table. Photograph: Matt Dunham/PA Wire

Boris Johnson spooked markets by putting the threat of a no-deal Brexit back on the table. His plan to change the law to ensure the transition phase i(...)

London’s FTSE 100 share index was up for the fourth session in a row on Monday

The pound rose on Monday, still boosted by last week’s British general election victory for the pro-Brexit Conservative party, even in the face of dat(...)

The Nasdaq eked out gains on the back of a rise in shares of Facebook and Microsoft.

Global shares reversed course on Friday after a strong run following comments from US president Donald Trump contradicting reports that the US and Chi(...)

Global markets remained on alert over a trade war between the two superpowers China and the US. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP

European shares rose as risk appetite picked up after US president Donald Trump played down Washington’s trade war with Beijing, while a slew of earni(...)

Strong results from Glenveagh Properties and comments from the home-maker that it got off to a “fast start” this year on the sales front lifted its stock 1.5 per cent

The Iseq index of Irish shares dipped on Wednesday as the market took a breather following a 17 per cent rally since late December, and investors gave(...)

Nestle, the world’s top food and drinks maker, soared to all-time highs after giving an upbeat outlook for the year ahead on an improving outlook in China and North America.

European shares gave up three-month highs on Thursday after a surprise sharp decline in US retail sales pulled stocks lower in afternoon trading, spoi(...)

Some strategists said the market will probably need to wait for the UK parliament to vote on the deal before sterling will see a significant rally. Photograph: iStock

Sterling’s volatility has continued as traders looked ahead to the next hurdles on the path toward a Brexit deal. Overnight volatility in the pound a(...)

Photograph: iStock

Meath-based technology firm Prepaid Financial Services has teamed up with French fintech company PayTop to provide multi-currency payment services for(...)

Apple logo on a monitor outside the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, August 2nd, 2018. Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

Earnings announcements lifted European shares on Friday at the end of another volatile week, as investors drew encouragement from Apple becoming the w(...)

The British currency extended losses and fell 0.7 per cent to $1.2984, its lowest since early September 2017

Sterling extended losses and fell more than half a percent on the day below the $1.30 line as weak June retail sales data raised concerns a central b(...)

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