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  1. April 14, 2014

    Irish Stock Exchange goes public

    It is a case of better late than never for the Irish Stock Exchange. Years after Europe’s exchanges entered a cycle of...

  2. March 14, 2014

    Lord Windermere wins Cheltenham Gold Cup thriller

    The normal theatricals of the Cheltenham Gold Cup, the championship race of British steeplechasing, were subsumed on Friday...

  1. March 4, 2014

    Bank of Ireland crisis investors sell third of combined stake

    Two of the biggest shareholders in Bank of Ireland sold a third of their combined stake on Tuesday after nearly trebling the...

  2. March 13, 2013

    Ireland returns with debt sale

    Ireland has raised €5bn through the sale of a new benchmark 10-year bond, after strong demand for the issue allowed Dublin...

  3. March 12, 2013

    Ireland poised to issue 10-year bond

    Ireland is about to issue a new syndicated 10-year benchmark bond, its first since being bailed out in November 2010, which...

  4. April 3, 2012

    Energy groups fire up after Cairn move

    North sea oil explorers were in demand on Tuesday after Cairn Energy made a surprise return to the waters. Cairn climbed 4...

  5. March 25, 2012

    UPS plans fresh route after TNT deal

    The delivery vans and trucks of TNT Express, the Netherlands-based logistics company, will over the next four years undergo...

  6. February 26, 2012

    Former Irish PM warns against referendum

    Ireland’s economic recovery would be put at risk if it holds a referendum on the eurozone fiscal treaty, according to John...

  7. FT Alphaville

    July 25, 2011

    A Bank of Ireland mystery

    Behold, a modern-day banking miracle. From a Bank of Ireland press release on Monday: The Governor and Company of the Bank...

  8. April 28, 2011

    Petroceltic sells Algerian project stake

    Petroceltic International gained 20 per cent to 12p after agreeing to sell an 18 per cent stake in Algeria’s Isarene...

  9. FT Alphaville

    April 1, 2011

    Bank of Ireland - it lives!

    The price action early on Friday morning: No, that’s not an April fool. Shares in Bank of Ireland really are trading higher....

  10. March 7, 2011

    Dublin eyes state asset sell-off

    Privatisation, a word not heard in Ireland for some years, is back on the agenda as the incoming government seeks ways to...

  11. FT Alphaville

    December 23, 2010

    The diluted Allied Irish Banks

    The price action in Allied Irish Banks on Thursday morning: The falls follows a report in the Irish Times that Brian...

  12. November 21, 2009

    Cash-in-hand worth two in book

    You hardly need to don a trench coat and sleuth around back alleys in Glasgow to see that the informal economy is in full...

  13. November 20, 2009

    Cash-in-hand worth two in the books

    You hardly need to don a trench coat and sleuth around back alleys in Glasgow to see that the informal economy is in full...

  14. May 27, 2009

    Turnround ace shows his metal

    Kevin Parkin has a broad view of the type of products his company can turn out. "If it's big and ugly, we'll have a go at...

  15. May 26, 2009

    Turnround ace shows his metal

    Kevin Parkin has a broad view of the type of products his company can turn out. “If it’s big and ugly, we’ll have a go at...

  16. May 18, 2009

    Higher BoI provisions expected

    Richie Boucher will tomorrow present his first annual results since taking over as Bank of Ireland chief executive, writes...

  17. March 14, 2009

    Sir Anthony's steady ship falls foul of troubled waters

    Sir Anthony O'Reilly used to remind shareholders routinely at Independent News & Media's annual meeting what an investment...

  18. March 13, 2009

    Steady ship falls foul of troubled waters

    Sir Anthony O’Reilly used to remind shareholders routinely at Independent News & Media’s annual meeting what an investment...

  19. February 9, 2009

    Irish banking sector mired in borrowing costs

    Irish Life & Permanent last week became the fourth Irish lender to raise term funding under the Irish government's state...

  20. January 16, 2009

    C&C shares plummet after profits warning

    Shares in C&C plummeted on Friday after the maker of Magners Irish cider said operating profits would fall short of...

  21. December 12, 2008

    Tullow soars after reporting on African wells

    Tullow Oil shares soared more than 20 per cent on Thursday after fresh discoveries eased concerns about the commercial...

  22. December 12, 2008

    Tullow finds favour after reporting on African wells

    Tullow Oil shares soared more than 20 per cent yesterday after fresh discoveries eased concerns about the commercial...

  23. December 12, 2008

    Fresh discoveries help Tullow soar

    Tullow Oil shares soared more than 20 per cent after fresh discoveries eased concerns about the commercial viability of its...

  24. December 1, 2008

    Employers innovate to reduce job losses

    Irish Life & Permanent, Ireland’s biggest bancassurer, offered workers up to €35,000 ($44,200) each to take a career break...

  25. November 26, 2008

    Greencore loses to wheat rise and weak pound

    Greencore, the Irish foods company, recorded a 15 per cent drop in profits, with its sandwich and convenience food business...

  26. November 25, 2008

    Greencore loses to wheat rise and weak pound

    Greencore, the Irish foods company, recorded a 15 per cent drop in profits, with its sandwich and convenience food business...

  27. October 11, 2008

    The age of inspiration

    The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science by Richard Holmes HarperPress...

  28. September 25, 2008

    Providence halts work at Celtic field

    Providence Resources, the small Irish exploration company controlled by newspaper owner Sir Anthony O’Reilly, has suspended...

  29. September 25, 2008

    Providence halts work at Celtic field

    Providence Resources, the small Irish exploration company controlled by newspaper owner Sir Anthony O'Reilly, has suspended...

  30. September 3, 2008

    Ireland budget deficit triples as slowdown bites

    Ireland's public finance deficit tripled in the eight months to the end of August as the housing and con-struction slowdown...

  31. September 2, 2008

    Slump worsens Ireland budget deficit

    Ireland’s public finance deficit tripled in the first eight months to the end of August as the housing and construction...

  32. August 12, 2008

    Smurfit Kappa resists fall in demand

    Smurfit Kappa, Europe's largest cardboard box manufacturer, lifted profits by 30 per cent in the first half in spite of...

  33. August 11, 2008

    Smurfit Kappa resists fall in demand

    Smurfit Kappa, Europe’s largest cardboard box manufacturer, lifted profits by 30 per cent in the first half in spite of...

  34. June 5, 2008

    House builders battle against tide of negative sentiment

    The flow of news from the house building sector dried up three weeks ago, when Barratt Developments confirmed what the...

  35. June 4, 2008

    House builders battle negative sentiment

    The flow of news from the house building sector dried up three weeks ago, when Barratt Developments confirmed what the...

  36. May 28, 2008

    Irish groups hurt by weak pound

    The impact of sterling’s recent weakness on Irish businesses has been underlined with results from two leading food...

  37. March 22, 2008

    Grim Luton takes cultural path to boost self-esteem

    For years it was the town that appeared in the punchlines of comedians' jokes, its grimness immortalised in the classic...

  38. March 22, 2008

    Luton takes arts path to boost self-esteem

    For years it was the town that appeared in the punchlines of comedians’ jokes, its grimness immortalised in the classic...

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