Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Photograph: iStock

The number one rule of investing is simple: don’t put all your eggs in one basket. As the financial crisis of 2008 showed, it’s an easy one to overloo(...)

Zoom is one of the winners of the pandemic. File photograph: Getty

The pandemic has had quite a profound impact on investment markets, which can be seen at a number of levels, according to Kevin Quinn, chief investmen(...)

The tie-up between Cantor Fitzgerald Ireland and Merrion Capital comes at a time when management at Goodbody Stockbrokers and the firm’s majority owner, Fexco, are in advanced talks to sell the business to Chinese state-owned Zhong Ze Culture Investment Holdings

Stockbroking and investment services group Cantor Fitzgerald’s Irish unit has agreed to buy Merrion Capital in a deal worth up to €18 million, as the (...)

According to the latest figures from Rubicon Investment Consulting, the top performing Irish managed pension fund during March was Setanta Asset Management , with a return of 2.4 per cent. Merrion Investment Managers was bottom of the table with a zero return.

Despite ongoing market volatility in March, Irish pension funds enjoyed a strong month, with funds gaining 1.3 per cent on average. However on a quar(...)

 Aer Lingus  has established a new defined contribution pension scheme for staff as part of a deal to resolve a row over a €750 million shortfall in the old Irish Airlines Superannuation Scheme.  Photograph: Reuters

Aer Lingus has accused Siptu officials of using “undue influence” to convince the trustees of the airline’s new pension scheme to recruit Merrion Inve(...)

A very weak euro helped Irish pension funds deliver strong returns in March, as quantitative easing saw the euro fall sharply against all major currencies, helping to offset negative equity markets. (Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters)

A very weak euro helped Irish pension funds deliver strong returns in March, as quantitative easing saw the euro fall sharply against all major curre(...)