16 results

For many Icap clients, anxieties about contracting the virus are amplified by age, existing health conditions or both. Photograph: iStock/Getty

Describing wartime London, Elizabeth Bowen wrote of bomb ravaged streets as “islands of exalted if stricken silence”. As we live through the most sign(...)

It appears that the Bank of Ireland link is tenuous as it relates to a nominee company associated to a subsidiary of the group that was sold eight years ago. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Bank of Ireland has had its name linked with a complex tax-evasion scandal that has rocked corporate Germany in recent years. The Irish lender is one(...)

Arsenal fan Aliko Dangote says he will buy football club in the next four years making him the first African owner of a Premiership team. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote plans to buy London-based Arsenal football club within four years. Mr Dangote, a Nigerian worth $10.9 billion (€9.(...)

“Digital cash is a core component of a future financial market fabric based on blockchain technologies,” says UBS’s Hyder Jaffrey. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann

Swiss bank UBS is leading a team of four of the world’s biggest banks developing a system to enable financial markets to make payments and settle tran(...)

American George David’s Rambler 88 making a record-breaking finish to the Volvo Round Ireland Race at Wicklow SC on Monday. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport.

A common phenomenon in offshore sailing is the “thousand yard stare” that occurs when sailors come ashore after days or weeks of intense competition a(...)

Personal messages  inscribed on the ‘Banners of Hope’   highlight the importance of removing the stigma associated with mental health issues. Photograph: Lucia Butler

Crowds of Irish expats and their friends gathered at a North London hotel in the early hours of Saturday morning as part of the growing internation(...)

Match Capital has used its algorithm to help early stage companies raise more than €5 million in funding

Success in entrepreneurship is often about serendipity – and great founders seem to know instinctively how to capitalise on good fortune. Yet there i(...)

Former Barclay’s trader Jay Merchant arrives at Westminster Magistrates Court in London. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Three ex-traders from banking group Barclays appeared in a London court today as Britain began criminal proceedings against US-based Libor traders, pa(...)

Joaquin Almunia, competition commissioner for the European Union (EU). Regulators have yet to decide on the next step of an ongoing investigation into suspected rigging and collusion in the trillion-dollar foreign exchange market, the world’s biggest marketplace. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

European Union antitrust regulators have charged Europe’s biggest bank HSBC, US peer JPMorgan and France’s Credit Agricole with rigging financial benc(...)

European Union competition commissioner Joaquin Almunia addresses a news conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

Royal Bank of Scotland and Barclays are among a raft of global banking giants involved in a record €1.7 billion settlement with European regulators in(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • Next
  • Last »