The trade disagreement between China and the US has weighed on markets this year. Photograph: Reuters

China is confident it can reach a full deal on trade with the US, despite threats from president Donald Trump to revert to tariffs if he doesn’t get a(...)

Politics will  play a major role in China’s economic future this  year when president Xi Jinping will name the new Standing Committee of the Politburo.

Peering through billowing clouds of smog into what lies in store for China’s economy in 2017, analysts are waiting to see if measures to support stabi(...)

Berkshire revealed its higher Apple stake on the same day George Soros’ firm Soros Fund Management and Leon Cooperman’s Omega Advisors said they dissolved their own Apple stakes

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has increased its stake in Apple by 55 percent, boosting its bet on the iPhone maker even as prominent investors l(...)

Billionaire investor George Soros’ has cut his original stake in property company Hibernia Reit by more than half since its flotation.

Billionaire investor George Soros’ stake in Hibernia Reit has been cut by more than half since its flotation, following a share sale last week. The (...)

George Soros speaks in an interview at the World Economic Forum  in Davos, Switzerland last week. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

George Soros, the man who famously broke the pound, has been warned off going to “war on the renminbi” by ­Beijing, as China’s authorities again ­con(...)

Irish aircraft lessor, Avolon, is planning to buy six Dreamliners from US giant Boeing in a deal worth more than €1 billion.Avalon, run by industry v(...)

A Eurocopter EC 175. Waypoint chief executive Ed Washecka said the company plans to become a player of scale, which will involve deploying $1 billion or more in capital initially. Photograph: Antoine Antoniol/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Waypoint Leasing, a seven-month old Limerick-based helicopter leasing company backed by successful financier George Soros, plans to treble its workfor(...)