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Consumption plunged a record 8.2 per cent as lock-down measures to prevent the spread of the virus kept consumers at home

Japan was hit by its biggest economic slump on record in the second quarter as the coronavirus pandemic emptied shopping malls and crushed demand for(...)

While An Post has been impacted by the Covid crisis, it won plaudits for keeping its postal services operating during the lockdown. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Businesses have had plenty to contend with over the past 12 months with increased US-China tensions and Brexit among the pressures. That was even befo(...)

Fenergo founder and chief executive Marc Murphy.

Irish fintech company Fenergo is on target to surpass $105 million in revenues (€93.5 million) during this financial year and is optimistic it can gro(...)

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Wall Street opened higher on Wednesday, with Nasdaq hitting another record high, as attention shifted to the Federal Reserve’s first projections on th(...)

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The price of a barrel of benchmark US oil plunged below $0 a barrel on Monday for the first time in history, a troubling sign of an unprecedented glob(...)

While much of the world’s output is grinding to a halt because of the coronavirus, China is slowly emerging from its shutdowns by restarting production at factories. Photograph: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Factory activity contracted sharply across most of Asia in March as the coronavirus pandemic paralysed economic activity across the globe, with sharp (...)

Wall Street stocks took just 16 days to tumble 20 per cent from their record high, easily eclipsing the previous record for swiftest fall into a bear market that was set in 1929 at 44 days

Bruised investors closed the books on the biggest quarterly drop for US equities since the financial crisis on Tuesday, as a late sell-off in the fina(...)

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 05: Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 5, 2020 in New York City. After coronavirus infections rose steadily in the U.S. the DOW ends down over 950 points, nearly 3.6%. (Photo by David Dee Delgado/Getty Images)

US stocks dropped and US treasury yields touched record lows, as investors ramped up bets the Federal Reserve will cut its main policy rate by another(...)

Fenergo provides software solutions for over 70 corporate and institutional banking clients. Photograph: iStock

Irish fintech company Fenergo has closed an $80 million (€73.35 million) investment round, with backers such as Dutch bank ABN Amro in a deal, which p(...)

Facebook has completely recovered from a historic sell-off from July 2018, when disappointing quarterly results sparked a one-day drop of about 19%

Facebook shares hit an intraday record on Monday, eclipsing a level that was last reached in mid-2018, as growing optimism over its 2020 prospects wer(...)

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