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Xerox fired its chief executive Jeff Jacobson as part of its decision to terminate the deal with Fujifilm.

Xerox has called off its $6.1 billion (€5 billion) sale to Japan’s Fujifilm, after reaching a truce with Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason that ends months(...)

Hertz and its rival Avis Budget Group have struggled over the past 12 months amid slumping used-vehicle values and weak car-rental rates

Hertz’s return to the red in the fourth quarter after a single period of profitability signals it still has work to do to pull off its ambitious turna(...)

Photograph: Thomas White/Reuters

Japan’s Fujifilm Holdings said it is cutting 10,000 jobs globally at its joint venture with Xerox to cope with a decline in the photocopying business,(...)

 Professor Philip Lane, Governor of the Central Bank at Leinster House. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Patrick Honohan, picked by the Government in 2009 to sort out the Central Bank and the State’s lenders as it grappled with the financial crisis, settl(...)

 John Templeton:  “The four most dangerous words in investing are ‘This time it’s different’ ”  Photograph: PA/Wire

Sometimes, you can find more wisdom in a single sentence than in an entire book, and that’s particularly true amongst the investment and trading frate(...)

AIG CEO Peter Hancock: former JPMorgan banker has struggled to return AIG to former glories after its $185 billion financial crisis bailout.

AIG is on the hunt for its seventh chief executive since 2005 after shareholder pressure in the wake of a $3 billion (€2.8 billion) quarterly loss pro(...)

Wilbur Ross remains involved in Ireland through a joint venture fund with Cardinal Capital Group

He has Richie Boucher and possibly Minister for Finance Michael Noonan on speed dial. So, news that US billionaire Wilbur Ross has emerged as a leadin(...)

Wilbur Ross is best known in Ireland for leading a group of five investors that acquired a 35 per cent stake in Bank of Ireland in 2011 for €1.1 billion, saving the group from nationalisation

US billionaire Wilbur Ross, who made €500 million leading a rescue investment on Bank of Ireland at the height of the financial crisis, has emerged as(...)

 George Soros: recent filings show that he and David Einhorn had reduced their stakes in Apple. Photograph: ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images

CRH shares hit nine-year highs last week on speculation the firm will soon be added to the Euro Stoxx 50 index – a development that should be noted by(...)

Berkshire revealed its higher Apple stake on the same day George Soros’ firm Soros Fund Management and Leon Cooperman’s Omega Advisors said they dissolved their own Apple stakes

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has increased its stake in Apple by 55 percent, boosting its bet on the iPhone maker even as prominent investors l(...)

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