The Henderson group, which dates from 1897, has a portfolio of business interests which span retail, property and food service companies. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Henderson Group has reported an 11 per cent jump in pretax profits to nearly £24 million (€28 million) last year. The group, which owns the Spar,(...)

Sterling slid towards a three-decade low against the dollar on Monday following Theresa May’s comments on Brexit over the weekend. Photograph: Getty Images

European stock markets made minor gains on Monday as a rise in the shares of fund management companies in the wake of a large merger in the sector pro(...)

Richard Weil, chief executive of Janus Capital Group. London-based asset manager Henderson Group agreed to buy US rival Janus Capital Group on Monday in an all-share $6 billion deal

London-based asset manager Henderson Group agreed to buy US rival Janus Capital Group on Monday in an all-share $6 billion deal to cut costs and boost(...)

Providence chairman James McCarthy   and chief executive Tony O’Reilly at the oil exploration group’s egm in July. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Shareholders at Providence Resources are pushing for an overhaul of the board in the wake of the company’s latest capital raise. The oil and gas expl(...)

 British Irish Chamber of Commerce director general John McGrane said Ireland could act as a gateway for trade between the UK and the rest of the EU. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Three more UK property funds have suspended trading, preventing investors from getting their money back and joining a trend that has prompted a rise i(...)

Martin and Tracy Hamilton with their sons Jack and Lance of food company Mash Direct.

When John Henderson beganselling butter, eggs and cheese from a market stall in the centre of Belfast in 1897, every day was a race against time for (...)

The County Antrim family controlled Henderson Group, which owns four of the largest local convenience franchise brands including Spar and Eurospar, is to invest £25 million in its business operations. (Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times)

The County Antrim family controlled Henderson Group, which owns four of the largest local convenience franchise brands including Spar and Eurospar, i(...)

Mining company Alcoa kicked off the US earnings season with results that beat analysts’ estimates.

European stocks rose to their highest level in almost a month as miner Alcoa kicked off the US earnings season with results that beat analysts’ estima(...)