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    1. December 21, 2014

      Talk of rebound in mining deals as valuations sink

      Tumbling commodity prices are aggravating the problems of cash-strapped mining groups and could spur a rebound in dealmaking...

    2. 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...

    1. 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...

    2. 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...

    3. 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...

    4. 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...

    5. 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...

    6. 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...

    7. 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...

    8. 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...

    9. 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...

    10. 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....

    11. 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...

    12. 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...

    13. 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...

    14. 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...

    15. 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...

    16. 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...

    17. 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...

    18. 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...

    19. 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...

    20. 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...

    21. 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...

    22. 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...

    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 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...

    25. 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...

    26. 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...

    27. 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...

    28. 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...

    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 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...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. 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...

    34. 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...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. 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...

    38. 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...

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