Rupert Murdoch. Photograph: Jason Reed/AFP/Getty Images

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp Australia asked the country’s regulators to push the break-up or effective separation of Google’s digital advertising busin(...)

The continued health of corporate profits in both Europe and Asia went some way to assuage investor nervousness. Photograph: Kim Kyung Hoon/Reuters

Global stocks ended a grim October on a brighter note, as corporate earnings on both sides of the Atlantic tempted investors back into a market beset (...)

Optimism over trade talks between the US and Canada boosted the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to all-time highs on Wednesday. Photograph: Christinne Muschi/Reuters

Optimism over trade talks between the United States and Canada boosted the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to all-time highs for the fourth session in a ro(...)

Disappointing Tencent earnings added to pressures across markets. Photograph: Reuters

J Ireland’s Iseq shares index fell to its lowest level in four months as global markets were spooked by the ongoing currency crisis in Turkey and sig(...)

Pretax profits were up 70 per cent in the first half when compared to the same period of 2017. Photograph: Bloomberg

European shares dipped on Wednesday as mixed corporate earnings failed to quell fears about the growing US-China trade conflict. DUBLIN Packaging ma(...)

Traders  on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell  on Friday. Photograph:  Reuters/Lucas Jackson

European shares powered to their best week since last April on Friday, with the British and Swiss benchmarks hitting records, propelled by optimism ab(...)

Bank of Ireland had the most negative impact on the Iseq on Friday and closed down by 6.1 per cent on the day. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

European shares eased on Friday as investors took profits, but sealed their strongest week since December as political worries subsided and brokers fo(...)