Jane Foley

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DUP Deputy leader Nigel Dodds and leader Arlene Foster. Photograph: Rebecca Black/PA Wire

Sterling erased earlier gains on Wednesday after the DUP said it would emphatically oppose a reported European Union concession on the Border backstop(...)

Sterling remains “a vulnerable currency and subject to continued bouts of volatility”.

The pound was last worth $1.30 on September 30th, a day when lawyers were lining up to derail Brexit in the courts, a resilient consumer as challengin(...)

Outgoing Bank of England deputy governor Nemat ‘Minouche’ Shafik said a UK rate cut would depend on data. Photograph: Bloomberg

Sterling held steady at about 86p against the euro and just above $1.30 on Thursday, supported by improved risk appetite in global markets, although e(...)

Sterling climbed by 0.7 per cent to 82.32p against the euro, having hit a low of more than two years of 83.80p earlier in the week. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/AFP/Getty Images

UK blue-chip stocks had by last night recovered all the losses incurred after last week’s shock European Union referendum result and sterling briefly (...)

The yield on Ireland’s 10-year bonds, which rose sharply on Thursday amid heightened concern about the UK’s membership of the EU, eased back by 0.06 percentage points to 0.86 per cent. Photograph:  Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Irish shares rebounded from four-month lows on Friday in line with equities globally, amid speculation UK Labour MP Jo Cox’s murder on Thursday may r(...)

Female job seekers look at maps of a job fair held for fresh graduates in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph: Yuya Shino  /Reuters

European stock markets bounced back on Wednesday from the concerns over security that have dominated the past 24 hours, helped by a handful of more po(...)

Despite the relative calm, the cost of hedging against sharp swings in the euro against the dollar over the next week, which covers the period of Greece’s referendum, jumped to its highest in over five years

The euro proved broadly resilient on Monday to Greece’s moving one step closer to an exit from the single currency, helped by intervention by the Swis(...)

Jockey Gary Halpin onboard Vastonea on his way to winning The Topaz Mile at the Galway Racing Festival in Ballybrit. Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Galway rewards “Horses for Courses” followers more than most and Vastonea further validated the theory yesterday when becoming just the second hors(...)