Euronext chief executive Stéphane Boujnah and Irish Stock Exchange chief executive Deirdre Somers at the announcement of Euronext’s acquisition of the exchange. Photograph: Maxwell

The liquidators of stockbrokers Bloxham could only look on this week as the failed firm missed out on a second windfall at the Irish Stock Exchange (I(...)

Irish Stock Exchange chief executive Deirdre Somers attending a news conference in Dublin on Thursday. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Bloomberg

Euronext, a pan-European stock market operator, has signalled that its planned €158.8 million takeover of the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) will lead to (...)

Patrick Coveney, CEO Greencore, at their office in Santry, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Patrick Coveney’s office in Santry, north Dublin overlooks a picturesque lake where a number of swans spend their days calmly gliding across the surfa(...)

 CEO of the London Stock Exchange Xavier Rolet has stepped down with immediate effect, blaming “unwelcome publicity” amid a mounting row over succession plans for the top job.

The London Stock Exchange said its chief executive, Xavier Rolet, has left after the bourse’s clash with a top shareholder dragged in the Bank of Engl(...)

Although Aviva’s €40 million-plus deal in 2009 to secure the naming rights to the Lansdowne Road stadium seemed ill-judged at the height of the insurer’s woes in Ireland, the unit has good reason now to trigger an option by the end of 2018 to extend the deal by a further five years. Photograph: James Crombie /Inpho

Aviva Ireland, under the helm of its seventh chief executive in a decade, killed off any lingering doubts about its commitment to Ireland this week by(...)

Donal Murphy succeeded long-time chief executive Tommy Breen earlier this year

Donal Murphy, the new chief executive of fuels-to-tech conglomerate DCC, said it is on course for a “record” year of spend on acquisitions, as analyst(...)

Britain will furnish  credit guarantees of $2 billion to Saudi Aramco so it can more easily buy British goods and services.

Britain will provide $2 billion in credit guarantees to Saudi Aramco so it can buy British goods and services more easily, but denied it was part of e(...)

SSE, formerly known as Scottish and Southern Energy, is Britain’s second biggest energy supplier.

SSE and the owner of Npower have reached an agreement to merge their operations to create a new energy supplier in the UK. The duo announced on Tuesd(...)

Irish Stock Exchange chief executive Deirdre Somers: “Being bought is not a strategy.” Photograph: Alan Betson

It took 221 years for founding stockbroker members of the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) to break open the bourse’s awkward, limited-by-guarantee corporat(...)

There is disquiet over a proposed loosening of standards to attract the IPO of Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company. Photograph: Reuters

The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund has sharply criticised UK plans to change its stock market listing rules, adding to disquiet over a proposed(...)

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