Travis Kalanick stepped down  as chief executive of Uber after a shareholder revolt made it untenable for him to stay on at the company. Photograph:  Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

Travis Kalanick has stepped down as chief executive of Uber, the ride-hailing service that he helped found in 2009 and built into a transportation col(...)

Travis Kalanick’s resignation opens questions of who may take over Uber,  as the company has been moulded in his image

Travis Kalanick has stepped down as chief executive of Uber, the ride-hailing service that he helped found in 2009 and built into a transportation col(...)

Shares in Bank of Ireland have fallen by as much as 10%  to 22.1 cent since the Government’s statement on May 30th that it was proceeding with the AIB flotation

Shares in Bank of Ireland have fallen by as much as 10 per cent since the Government announced plans late last month to proceed with a flotation of AI(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary has sold off 4 million shares in Ryanair at a price of €18 each. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary has sold off a significant volume of his shares in the Irish airline. Mr O’Leary disposed of four million sh(...)

It will be important to highlight Dublin’s strengths if it’s going to compete against other European cities in the battle to convince multinational companies to set up here. Photograph: iStock

“Alea iacta est.” Thus spake Julius Caesar as he led his armies across the Rubicon river in northern Italy to march on Rome and do battle with Pompey.(...)

Philip Hammond, the British chancellor of the exchequer, with prime minister Theresa May, said borrowing would be lower as the UK economy expands faster than expected in 2017.  Photograph: AFP Photo/PRU /UK Parliament/Mark Duffy

Preparations for Britain’s EU exit have gathered steam on both sides of the Irish Sea, as chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond unveiled his budg(...)

Fidelity Investments, which bought 2.79 billion shares, or a 9.3 per cent stake, in Bank of Ireland almost six years ago has since cut its holding to 1.59 billion shares, or a 4.9 per cent stake. Photograph: Frantzesco Kangaris/Bloomberg

Fidelity Investments, which was among the group of North American investors that took part in a €1.1 billion rescue investment in Bank of Ireland in 2(...)

Burberry at London Fashion Week: The stock   rose 3.7 per cent after an activist Belgian investor Groupe Bruxelles Lambert disclosed a 3 per cent stake in the luxury goods group. Photograph: Tom Jamieson/The New York Times

European stocks closed higher, snapping a four-day decline, as gains in travel and construction companies offset losses in miners. The pan-European St(...)

 Abigail Johnson:  Fidelity Investments has launched a flurry of index funds under her direction. Photograph: Andrew Innerarity/Reuters

Long-time Fidelity Investments chairman Edward C Johnson III will retire next month and will be succeeded by his daughter Abigail Johnson, the compan(...)

Wilbur Ross remains involved in Ireland through a joint venture fund with Cardinal Capital Group

He has Richie Boucher and possibly Minister for Finance Michael Noonan on speed dial. So, news that US billionaire Wilbur Ross has emerged as a leadin(...)

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