Standard Life Aberdeen has reported a first-half pre-tax profit of €216m.

Standard Life Aberdeen’s clients switched to more defensive assets in the first half of its financial year, while the coronavirus pandemic meant tough(...)

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Companies all over the world are coming under pressure to halt dividend payouts during the coronavirus epidemic. However, Standard Life Aberdeen chie(...)

US president Donald Trump at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland on Tuesday.  Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images

Klaus Schwab, the German engineer and economist, had a noble goal when he set up the World Economic Forum (WEF) conference in Davos 50 years ago: to c(...)

Phoenix Group Holdings, Britain’s largest owner of European corporate pension schemes, says it would “look positively” on potential deals in Ireland. Photograph: Getty Images

Phoenix Group Holdings will seek to buy more European corporate pension schemes, its chief executive said on Thursday, after the firm completed its fi(...)

The sale Phoenix Group will trigger a “return of value” of about £1.75 billion to the group’s shareholders – including almost 57,000 in Ireland

Standard Life Aberdeen’s sale of its insurance business to Phoenix Group has been overwhelming approved by shareholders after its chairman pledged it (...)