The start  of trading  on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday.  Wall Street stocks opened sharply lower, joining a sell-off in most global bourses   as the  coronavirus spreads. Photograph:  Getty Images

This week’s coronavirus-induced sell-off had wiped €6.7 billion off the value of all shares listed on the Irish Stock Exchange between the opening of (...)

Michael Stanley: ‘Given market demand for our product and delivery pipeline, we look forward to the full year with confidence.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Cairn Homes chief executive Michael Stanley will receive €525,000 when the house builder pays shareholders their first dividend next month. The compa(...)

In March, Greencoat increased its share of the Cloosh Valley wind farm in Co Galway to 25 per cent, investing €72 million. Photograph: iStock

Irish listed energy investor Greencoat Renewables is eyeing possible expansion into Europe. Since July of this year it has been open to Greencoat t(...)

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani. Investors are uneasy over rising tensions in the Middle East. Photograph: EPA

Irish shares outperformed European peers yesterday as markets were hit by trade jitters and rising tensions over Middle East sanctions. In the US, in(...)