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Maurice Sheehy, founder and chief executive of Fleet. The company has valued at over £3 million following its latest fundraising

More than 130 backers of Irish start-up Fleet have seen their original investment soar in value after the company recently raised nearly £350,000 (€40(...)

Maurice Sheehy founder of Fleet

Fleet, a Co Wicklow-based start-up seeking to bring widespread disruption to the car rental market, has turned to a new Irish equity crowdfunding prov(...)

 Former British trader Tom Hayes  at Southwark Crown Court in London. He has been given a 14 year sentence for Libor rate rigging. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA.

Former City trader Tom Hayes has been sentenced to 14 years in jail after become the first person to be convicted by a jury of rigging Libor. In a la(...)

Family members of passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines MH370 after watching a television broadcast of a news conference, in the Lido hotel in Beijing, today. Photograph: REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Malaysia said today that a missing Boeing 777 jetliner had crashed into the Indian Ocean, an announcement that was greeted with huge grief by (...)

Sir Anthony Caro, with his 1962 work ‘Sculpture Two’, who has died after suffering a heart attack

Sir Anthony Caro, who has died aged 89, was a pre-eminent artist of the post-war era who created a new language for abstract sculpture in the 1960s wi(...)