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The New York Stock Exchange. US stocks were lower in early afternoon trading on Wall Street, pressured by a more than 2 per cent drop in shares of Apple. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

European shares closed slightly lower on Monday as a massive restructuring plan announced by Deutsche Bank weighed on the wider financial sector and m(...)

Deutsche Bank gained ground after announcing that Garth Ritchie, the German lender’s head of investment banking, was stepping down.

Bad economic and company news left European shares trailing on Friday, breaking a six-day winning run. DUBLIN Complaints of a slide in UK constructi(...)

The German DAX graph  at the stock exchange in Frankfurt. Photograph: Reuters/Staff

European shares closed at their highest in more than a year on Thursday as Italian stocks surged on relief that Rome had avoided European Union discip(...)

Investors are betting that Christine Lagarde’s nomination to be the next president of the European Central Bank will extend an era of ultra-loose monetary policy in the euro zone.

Irish long-term interest rates have hit a record low as the global bond market enjoyed a powerful rally on Wednesday. Investors are betting that Chris(...)

Federal Reserve chief  Jerome Powell  has come under pressure from markets and Donald Trump to cut rates. Photograph: Reuters/Brendan McDermid

Stocks may be flying high in 2019 but analysts aren’t nearly as cheery as investors right now. According to Citigroup’s earnings revisions index, anal(...)

Ryanair was among the main movers in Dublin on Friday.

A surge in German shares helped European equities mark their best first-half performance in over two decades yesterday, with investors awaiting the ou(...)

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow: he  said Washington may move ahead with more tariffs on Chinese goods. Photograph: Getty Images

Global shares handed back gains on Thursday after comments from the White House undid optimism over a potential China-US trade deal. White House econo(...)

A 3-D printed Facebook logo is seen on representations of the Bitcoin virtual currency in this illustration picture. Image: Dado Ruvic / Reuters.

Bitcoin fell nearly $2,000 in a matter of minutes in a sharp crash, a reminder of the cryptocurrency’s volatility even as it has soared this month to (...)

Paper and packaging company Smurfit Kappa edged 0.2 per cent lower to €26.70.

European shares edged downwards amid low trading volumes on Wednesday. Investor sentiment was knocked after the US Federal Reserve tempered expectatio(...)

Analysts say the current enthusiasm for virtual currencies is being stoked by a confluence of factors. Photograph: AFP

The price of bitcoin has soared to its highest level in a year and a half, as a breathless rally in the digital asset evokes memories of the cryptocur(...)

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