The New York Stock Exchange: Switch  jumped by almost half in its trading debut after raising $531m in an initial public offering, the third-biggest technology IPO this year in the US. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European shares rose for the fourth consecutive week on Friday as confidence over the region’s economic recovery outweighed worries over the Catalonia(...)

The Retail Excellence eCommerce Conference is on Wednesday at Crown Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Monday Results: Aryzta. Indicators: German business climate, current conditions and expectations (Sep). Meetings: World Financial Symposium for (...)

British prime minister Theresa May  delivers a speech in Florence on Friday aimed at unlocking Brexit talks. Sterling fell following her comments while Irish stocks exposed to the UK also suffered. Photograph: Maurizio Degl’Innocenti/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland’s Iseq index stood out as a weak spot across European markets on Friday, as Brexit-sensitive stocks such as Bank of Ireland, C&C and Origi(...)

IBM, Microsoft, and Johnson and Johnson are scheduled to report results this week

European shares gave back early gains in thin volumes on Monday, as a busy few weeks of earnings reports from top regional and US firms got underway. (...)

Nike shares rose as much as 9.4 per cent to a three-month high, after the world’s largest footwear maker said it would launch a pilot program with Amazon.com to sell a limited product assortment on its website. Photograph:  Danny Moloshok/Reuters

European markets fell for a fourth consecutive day yesterday as investors remained rattled by hawkish remarks from central bankers earlier this week.(...)

Traders on Wall Street: health stocks got a boost on Thursday after Republicans unveiled a Bill to repeal Obamacare and the energy sector took a breather with oil prices edging up from multi-month lows

A rise in European health stocks helped pull European shares out of negative territory on Thursday, pegged back by the slide in the energy sector on (...)

Origin Enterprises said underlying revenue rose by 4.1 per cent to €548.7 million for the third quarter of its financial year. In a trading update, t(...)

  Madrid  stock exchange: Spain’s Banco Popular extended its slide from the previous session, taking losses over the past two sessions to more than 11 per cent. Photograph:  Sergio Barrenechea/EPA

Dalata Hotel Group, agricultural services company Origin Enterprises and Ryanair counted among the top-performing large-cap stocks in Dublin as Europe(...)

Kerry Group chief executive designate Edmond Scanlon and Stan McCarthy, the group’s chief executive, in Dublin last month at a preliminary statement of results for the year ended December 31st, 2016. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Over the past month, three major food companies that are led and managed from Ireland released financial results and provided details on key corporate(...)

Origin chairperson Rose Hynes.

When it comes to women directors on listed company boards, the needle is stuck on the dial. Apparently, 12.5 per cent is not just the corporate tax ra(...)