Jeans maker Levi Strauss wants to be known for more than just denim. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Jeans maker Levi Strauss rose as much as 35 per cent in its return as a public company, in the biggest test so far this year of a slow-to-warm-up mark(...)

Grattan statue and Abercrombie & Fitch poster on display on College Green, Dublin, prior to the opening of the company’s first store in Ireland. (Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill)

US teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch, which has put itself up for sale, posted a smaller-than-expected drop in comparable-store sales, hel(...)

Aer Lingus fell almost 1 per cent to €1.43 on the  Dublin stock exchange yesterday, while Ryanair fell back 0.52 per cent to €6.84.

National benchmark indexes fell in every western European market except for Greece and Iceland as investors weighed data that showed a manufacturing c(...)