Deirdre Somers, who moved on from the Irish Stock Exchange “to begin the next chapter of my business career”, officially left the company last week. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Bloomberg

Deirdre Somers, the Irish Stock Exchange’s (ISE) recently-departed chief executive, had a €5.75 million pay day last year, driven by a cash windfall a(...)

Deirdre Somers, chief executive of the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE), is the recipient of The Irish Times Business Person of the Month Award, in associat(...)

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(...)

The Irish Stock Exchange, whose owners include  Davy, Goodbody Stockbrokers, Investec, Cantor Fitzgerald and Campbell O’Connor, is known to be actively pitching Dublin as a location for a dual listing of overseas companies. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ireland may have to set up its own system to hold shares and bonds on behalf of investors for the purposes of settling trades, as the UK presses ahead(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

Given the latest hike in Dirt, never mind the potential impact of paying PRSI as well depending on how much interest you earn, share trading may not h(...)