In Asian trade, MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 5.01 per cent.

European and US shares continued their fall on Monday as central bank efforts at stimulus failed to ease fears of recession. Leading Irish shares CRH(...)

Preparing for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland: The climate crisis and sustainability are shaping up to dominate the event this year. Photograph: Denis Balibouse

European commissioner for trade Phil Hogan has stepped in to address business leaders attending IDA Ireland’s annual dinner at Davos this week, as the(...)

Food giant Kerry Group stood out as a particular bright spot among large Irish companies in the market. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

European shares advanced on Monday, underpinned by financials, miners and technology stocks, with food giant Kerry Group standing out as a particular (...)

The newly issued £1 coin. Sterling rallied by as much as 0.6 per cent to 86.3p after the prime minister’s speech and the European Commission’s initial response. Photo Illustration: Jack Taylor/Getty Images

European financial markets endured a choppy day of trading on Wednesday as markets digested the UK’s formal pressing of the start button on leaving th(...)

Ryanair was among the most actively traded, falling more than 1 per cent to €13.06. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

European shares rose on Tuesday, following a somewhat choppy session, as an advance by oil and mining companies offset weakness in some banking stocks(...)