Gerry Boyle said most beef farms were small, part-time operations and, in the main, unprofitable without EU subsidies. Photograph: iStock

Integrating the State’s beef and dairy systems could radically reduce carbon emissions from agriculture while providing a more profitable livelihood (...)

The listing is slated to take place around a month from now, a source said. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA

Goldman Sachs plans to float the assets of its Petershill Partners unit, hoping to cash in on a private equity boom with an IPO valuing the investment(...)

There’s no sign Paul Coulson, who turns 70 next year, wants to cash in any of his chips. Photograph: Alan Betson

Paul Coulson’s Ardagh Group may have failed to convince the European General Court last month that the sound of its metal packaging unit’s drink cans (...)

Legal & General Investment Management has been using its financial clout to push for change at a corporate level

Several of Ireland’s leading plcs have been reprimanded for failing to adequately address environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. In its l(...)

Research Affiliates: ‘Demand for responsible investing has soared in recent years and we expect it to continue to grow.’

Irish Life Investment Managers (Irish Life) is to launch a new environmentally sustainable, socially responsible fund with California-based financial (...)