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Woebot founder and UCD graduate Alison Darcy

Irish-founded Woebot, a company that has developed a therapeutic chatbot, has raised $90 million (€76.4m) in investment as it looks to transform menta(...)

Perfect Day founders Ryan Pandya and Perumal Gandhi

A start-up looking to bring lab-developed animal-free dairy products such as ice cream, butter and cheese to market raised $160 million (€141 million)(...)

Irish Progressive Services International employs 250 developing software for asset management it sells mainly to pensions and life assurance companies in Europe.

Irish Life is selling its technology arm to British player FNZ to allow the investment firm focus on its business in the Republic. The British compan(...)

GMI ended 2018 with net liabilities of $84.4 million, compared with  $40.6 million in 2017.

State-backed DNA collection company Genomics Medicine Ireland (GMI) ran up pretax losses of $41.8 million (€37.7 million) in the year it was announced(...)

Perfect Day founders Ryan Pandya and Perumal Gandhi

A biotechnology start-up, that evolved from a Cork accelerator, has raised $140 million (€125 million) in funding to help its bring animal-free dairy (...)

Alphabet CFO Ruth Porat: sees potential in the development of non-advertising revenue streams for YouTube. Photograph: Ruben Sprich/Reuters

Google parent Alphabet posted fourth-quarter profit below analysts’ estimates, hurt by a higher tax rate, but analysts cheered the company’s progress (...)

Eir incurred €4.1 billion of gross debt through five ownership changes before filing the country’s biggest ever examinership, or bankruptcy protection petition, in 2012

The Qatari royal family’s $256 billion (€225 billion) investment fund is being lined up to acquire a major stake in Eir, as some of the phone group’s (...)

A man leaves the Standard Chartered bank building in the Central district of Hong Kong

Standard Chartered announced plans to raise $5.1 billion in new capital through a rights issue and cut 15,000 jobs by 2018 as new chief executive B(...)

The new lithium battery  promises to solve two of the biggest grumbles about electric cars - high prices and low driving ranges. It’s headed for production in just over a year.

A new battery that promises to solve two of the biggest grumbles about electric cars - high prices and low driving ranges - is headed for shop floors (...)

 It is the second such deal for Cofco this year after it agreed to buy a majority stake in Dutch grain trader Nidera in February. Photograph: Reuters

Cofco, China’s largest grain trader, agreed to pay $1.5 billion upfront for just over half of Noble Group’s agricultural trading unit to broade(...)