The Iseq all-share index advanced 1.79 per cent on the day with advances for companies including Kingspan and CRH. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Global stocks advanced on Wednesday as investors await minutes from the US Federal Reserve’s July meeting for signs of future rate cuts. Dublin outper(...)

The Dow industrials fell more than 1 per cent for a fourth straight day on mounting fears of a global trade war following Donald Trump’s promise to impose import tariffs on steel and aluminium. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The Irish Stock Exchange in Dublin was closed on Friday due to the inclement weather. European shares fell to six-month lows after Donald Trump said t(...)

The Fiat Chrysler plan is also meant to unlock value for the Agnelli family and other shareholders as the company continues to underperform peers. Photograph: Getty Images

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is considering a plan to spin off the upmarket Maserati and Alfa Romeo brands as well as its components operations. The mov(...)