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  Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Photograph: Justin Lane/Epa

The Iseq in Dublin surged by about 4 per cent while other European markets also gained, as a historic early rebound in European financial markets stri(...)

In his analysis of the economic package announced yesterday, Cliff Taylor says the Government did what it had to do

The Government’s Covid-19 economic stimulus package was largely welcomed, although construction unions appeared split over news that the Government wo(...)

The Central Bank of Ireland said on Thursday it is working with lenders ‘to develop practical measures to ensure that the credit records of borrowers who avail of a payment break amid the economic crisis caused by Covid-19 will not be affected’. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The State’s main credit-servicing companies, which manage tens of thousands of loans for so-called vulture funds, plan to follow mainstream banks in o(...)

By the time the contactless payment increase takes effect, the Republic may already have 15,000 coronavirus cases. Photograph: iStock

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe’s request that banks increase the amount that can be spent in contactless payment transactions in stores to €50 f(...)

Coronavirus fears are trumping all other market sentiment. Photograph: AFP via Getty

Irish shares continued to fall sharply on Wednesday afternoon as fears over the relentless global spread of the coronavirus raised doubts about govern(...)

The Central Bank has not commented on suggestions that it should allow banks to tap the ringfenced capital. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The Central Bank is under mounting pressure to allow banks to tap capital reserves set aside for a rainy day to allow them to continue to lend during (...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe: ‘It is, of course, impossible, at this stage, to accurately predict the economic cost of the outbreak.’

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has signalled that the Government’s economic forecasts will be cut next month as the coronavirus outbreak is pred(...)

 Revolut has over 500,000 customer in Ireland. Photograph: Getty Images

Fast-growing financial technology company Revolut, which has more than 500,000 customers in Ireland, has been valued at $5.5 billion (€5.1 billion) as(...)

Richard Pym, AIB’s chairman, who is to step down next month

AIB is preparing to appoint former senior HSBC executive Brendan McDonagh as its next chairman, succeeding Richard Pym, who is set to step down next m(...)

The Morrison Hotel in Dublin, which is has been put up for sale by its Russian owner Yelena Baturina for €80 million. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Only around 8,000 of the 21,000 new homes built in the Republic last year were offered for sale on the open market, according to the Construction Indu(...)

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