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Hugh Flynn is to retire after almost 35 years in commercial aviation with the last 22 years as group chief executive at ASL Aviation Holdings. Photograph: David O’Shea

Hugh Flynn will retire as chief executive of Irish airline group ASL Aviation Holdings next month, the company confirmed on Monday. Swords, Co Dublin(...)

A member of security wearing a protective mask stands in front of an electronic board displaying stock prices at the lobby of the Indonesia Stock Exchange  in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photograph: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg

Global stocks are in bear market territory but some regions remain much cheaper than others. If you’re a value investor with a long-term outlook, you(...)

Deal-making against the backdrop of uncertainty, volatility and an increasingly complicated geopolitical environment is the new norm

The year 2019 marked a busy year in the Irish mergers and acquisitions (M&A) space, and this year is shaping up to show similarly strong activity.(...)

Taking stock. Year after year over the last decade, predictions of an imminent return to form have been dashed. Photograpjh:  Stan Honda/AFP via Getty Images

Value investing – buying cheap stocks in the hope of buying low and selling high – has been a winning strategy for most of the last century. However, (...)

NYSE: ‘US stocks have nevertheless outperformed non-US stocks by 135 per cent over the last 10 years.’ Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty

All over the world, investors invest too much money in their domestic stock markets. Home bias, as it is known, isn’t just risky for individual invest(...)

European investor Star Capital has acquired wind turbine installation contractor Windhoist Holdings for the undisclosed sum. Originally founded in Ir(...)

 Butternut Box founders Kevin Glynn and David Nolan

Butternut Box, a London-based fresh dog food business co-founded by Irishman Kevin Glynn, has raised £15 million (€17.4 million) in investment as it l(...)

ASL Aviation handles cargo for international businesses such as FedEx and DHL. Photograph: Maxwells

European investor Star Capital is buying Irish airline ASL Aviation Holdings in a deal said to be worth more than €200 million. Swords, Co Dublin-bas(...)

GSLS has seen turnover increase from €10.8 million in 2014 to €17 million last year.

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI) has sold its majority stake in one of the State’s largest cash-in-transit management services businesses for an undisc(...)

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The high-margin technology sector is much more important in the US than it is in other regions. Photograph: EPA/Andrew Gombert

The US stock market has trounced its international counterparts over the last decade, so much so that it is now looking decidedly pricey relative to E(...)