The FTSE 100 has risen 4.3 per cent so far this year, supported by speedy vaccine rollouts and a raft of economic stimulus. Photograph: iStock

World stocks ran higher on Thursday following their slowest quarter in a year, as US economic strength offset the return to strict Covid-19 lockdown m(...)

The pan-European STOXX 600 index rose 0.2 per cent in early trading, hovering just 3 points below its all-time high

European stocks kicked off the new quarter with small gains on Thursday, as optimism around a new US government spending plan eclipsed concerns of an(...)

 Martin Shanahan, CEO, of DA Ireland, assured TCS and Prudential of ‘continued support’.

India’s Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has agreed to buy Letterkenny, Co Donegal-based Pramerica Systems from insurance giant Prudential Financial, t(...)

App developer Daragh Molloy, who established Tadco, a company based at the gteic hub overlooking Galway Bay in Furbo. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Daragh Molloy might work in Ireland’s most spectacular office. Looking out from his desk in Furbo, Connemara, you can see Galway Bay stretched out, wi(...)

A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the closing bell in New York. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

European shares rose for a second straight day on Thursday, after China said it would hold trade talks with the United States, raising hopes that the (...)

The UK two- and 10-year curves inverted on Wednesday for the first time since 2008. Photograph: iStock

The global bond markets have flashed an ominous signal for two of the world’s biggest economies amid mounting concern over a slowdown in growth and pe(...)

Ryanair was up more than 1.1 per cent to €15.85, after announcing April traffic figures up 9 per cent.

European shares rose on Wednesday, boosted by several strong earnings updates and a rising tech sector after results from Apple exceeded expectations.(...)

Pictured with Derek Tierney (centre), Department of Finance, is president, Ireland Chapter of PMI, Niall Murphy (left) and PwC Director for Portfolio and Programme Management in Ireland, Darren D’Arcy. Photograph: Maxwells

The Ireland chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI) has named Terence O’Donnell as its distinguished contributor to project management in 20(...)

Citi’s Dublin offices. The bank has joined JPMorgan at the top of global regulators’ list of systemically important banks.

Citi has joined JPMorgan at the top of global regulators’ list of systemically important banks, replacing HSBC and meaning the US bank will have to ho(...)

 Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton and Pramerica managing director Caroline Faulkner pictured with a model of the proposed facility  earlier this week

Plans to create 330 new jobs in Co Donegal may be delayed after it emerged that a number of objections have been lodged against the building of a new (...)

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