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The total value of Irish funds grew by 11 per cent last year to €80.5 billion, despite the Government levy on saving

After five years of turmoil, the total value of Irish pension funds is back above €80 billion. The number of defined benefit schemes that are(...)

 Volkswagen gained 5 per cent to €183.50 after posting quarterly earnings before interest and taxes that jumped 20 per cent to €2.78 billion, exceeding average analyst estimates. Photograph:  Matthias Rietschel

European stocks were little changed at a one-week high, while the FTSE 100 index of London-listed blue chips nudged up to a five-month high, as invest(...)

Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne

Five years on from the financial crisis and some weeks we still can’t get away from banks. With the UK’s five largest banks all reporting quarterly fi(...)

Conditional trading in Royal Mail began in London yesterday, with the shares surging 33 per cent to £4.38

Trading was choppy across the globe yesterday, according to traders, as investors struggled to decipher signals from Washington about the prospects of(...)

There were some gains for Italian stocks and banks yesterday as investors welcomed a more stable political outlook in Italy and bet the European Central Bank would continue to support euro zone banks. Photograph: Reuters/Lisi Niesner

European shares were little changed yesterday but there were some gains for Italian stocks and banks as investors welcomed a more stable political out(...)

If you had invested in a savings of bonds scheme in 1983, would it still be keeping its head above water? Illustration: Getty Images

A survey published earlier this month by Bank of Ireland Life found that 95 per cent of people aged between 30 and 45 are looking forward to spending (...)

Developer Michael O’Flynn: up to five investors are understood to be willing to bid at least €950 million to buy the loans given to the property group controlled by him from Nama, although the State agency has yet to put them on the market.

Up to five investors are understood to be willing to bid at least €950 million to buy the loans given to the property group controlled by Michael O’Fl(...)

Bank of Ireland was the star performer of the day, gaining 6.3 per cent.

European stocks climbed yesterday as strong Chinese factory data fuelled a rally in mining shares, while buoyant euro zone banks propelled French and (...)

Its latest investment innovation of MyFolio Funds now represents 22 per cent of total fund sales in the first six months of the year.

Standard Life’s Irish business has reported a 50 per cent increase in pension and investment sales to €540 million in the first half of the year, comp(...)

If you’re fed up with earning returns of not much more than 2 per cent in a savings account and are ready to take a chance and plunge back into riskie(...)

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