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Unilever: The consumer good group surged 13 per cent after rejecting a $143bn takeover offer from  Kraft Heinz. Photograph: Reuters/Brendan McDermid

European stocks ended the session little changed as a jump in Unilever shares offset declines in banks and commodity producers. The pan-European Stox(...)

Eir’s offices in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Two of the world’s leading debt ratings agencies have upgraded their view of Eir’s creditworthiness this week as the telecommunications group continue(...)

Airline has dubbed the 737 Max a “gamechanger”, as it will cut fuel bills by 20% while carrying 197 passengers, compared to the  737’s capacity of 189

Ryanair is likely to take up an option to buy a further 100 Boeing 737 Max aircraft to add to the 100 that it has already committed to purchasing from(...)

Johnny Ronan: his plan to build a hotel in Enniskerry faced stiff opposition from local residents concerned about its scale. Photograph: Collins photos

Desmond bank funds Profunder The Sunday Times reports that a Latvian bank backed by Dermot Desmond has emerged as the funder behind a lender to Iris(...)

Richard Moat, chief executive of Eir: “Our vision for our customers is a converged future.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Telecommunications company Eir, which on Thursday released strong interim results, has held talks with three ratings agencies as it tries to secure an(...)

Moody’s  headquarters in New York. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/GettyImages

The world’s second-largest credit ratings agency has agreed to pay nearly $864 million (€812 million) to settle US government and state claims that it(...)

Fitch, one of the world’s three leading credit rating firms, stuck to its A rating on Ireland on Friday evening

Fitch, one of the world’s three leading credit rating firms, stuck to its A rating on Ireland on Friday evening, saying while economy and State’s fina(...)

Michael Noonan suggested  ECB’s  Mario Draghi, above, would not allow Italian   banks get into difficulty. Photograph: Ralph Orlowski/Reuters

The latest geopolitical tumult came from the euro zone’s third-largest economy as Italy emphatically rejected prime minister Matteo Renzi and his cons(...)

Houses for sale: Fitch predicts that house prices will grow by 3-4% in 2017. Photograph: David Cheskin/PA Wire

The pressure on growth and political uncertainty likely to follow Brexit could hit the Republic’s banks, according to ratings agency Fitch. Fitch, w(...)

British prime minister Theresa May  addresses delegates at the annual Confederation of British Industry. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP

Ireland may be cushioned from the worst of Brexit as UK prime minister Theresa May said on Monday she intends to avoid a “cliff edge” for British busi(...)

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