Wise’s listing follows the British government’s plans to allow dual-class share ownership on the top tier of the London Stock Exchange. File photograph: Getty

Fintech company Wise rose in its debut following a direct listing on the London Stock Exchange, in the largest such deal ever, bolstering Brexit Brita(...)

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British fintech firm Wise said on Thursday it plans to go public in London in what will be the first direct listing of a technology company on the Lon(...)

Paddy Cosgrave, Web Summit CEO and founder of MoneyConf. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Monday Indicators: Irish new car sales (May), construction PMI (May); UK balance of trade (Apr), manufacturing and industrial production (Apr); US co(...)

The organisers claim MoneyConf is he fastest growing event of its kind in Europe

Web Summit is back. Well, sort of. The actual Web Summit might not be returning to Dublin anytime soon (if ever). Yet its sister event, the fintech-fo(...)

Paddy Cosgrave, Web Summit chief executive and MoneyConf founder, at the official launch of  MoneyConf earlier this year. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The co-founder and chief executive of the Web Summit Paddy Cosgrave has again questioned the level of corruption in the Republic while calling for fre(...)

Paddy Cosgrave, Web Summit CEO and MoneyConf founder, at the official launch of Web Summit’s fintech event MoneyConf which will take place in Dublin’s RDS from June 11-13th. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Reforms to the US corporate tax regime might not result in tech companies with large operations here leaving Ireland but they could result in some pha(...)