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      Ireland launches initiative to lure expats home

      Ireland’s prime minister has appealed to emigrants who left the country after its economic and financial crash to return...

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    1. March 3, 2015

      Paddy Power outpaces rivals to return €392m to shareholders

      Paddy Power shareholders are set for a €392m windfall as the Irish gambling company reported double-digit sales and profits...

    2. March 2, 2015

      Northern Ireland braces for austerity

      Northern Ireland’s devolved government faces its biggest overhaul in 15 years as politicians and officials brace for the...

    3. March 1, 2015

      DUP links post-election deal to protecting UK defence budget

      The largest party in Northern Ireland, the Democratic Unionists (DUP), will seek protection of the UK’s defence budget as a...

    4. February 27, 2015

      Stud farms put Irish high-end property market back in the saddle

      With its dramatic, indented coastline, peaceful countryside and equestrian traditions, Ireland would appear to be an...

    5. February 26, 2015

      UK government blocks local decisions on EU funds

      Ministers have angered English councils and economic development bodies by saying only London would be allowed to decide how...

    6. February 25, 2015

      Hedge fund challenges Petroceltic over failed vote to oust chief

      Vincent Boland in Dublin An activist hedge fund engaged in a dispute with Dublin oil and gas company Petroceltic has...

    7. February 25, 2015

      Report links McDonald’s to EU tax avoidance scandal

      McDonald’s has been linked to the growing scandal of tax avoidance within the EU after the fast-food group was accused of...

    8. February 24, 2015

      Irish government rebuffs IAG bid for Aer Lingus

      The Irish government on Tuesday rebuffed an attempt by International Airlines Group to buy Aer Lingus, saying it needed more...

    9. February 23, 2015

      Apple to spend €1.7bn to build two data centres in Europe

      Apple is set to make its biggest ever investment in its European operations by spending €1.7bn on two new data centres, the...

    10. February 22, 2015

      Hester to unveil deeper RSA cost cuts

      Stephen Hester is preparing to disclose a bolder cost-cutting plan at RSA Insurance as the FTSE 100 company’s chief...

    11. February 19, 2015

      Google joins fight to curb US data hunt

      Google has joined the battle against efforts by US law enforcement agencies to search for personal data held on servers...

    12. FT Alphaville

      February 18, 2015

      The unwitting euro enforcer...

      Peter Doyle, an economist and former IMF staffer, argues that for Greece continued emergency lending assistance is a...

    13. February 18, 2015

      Free Lunch: Inflation, deflation and reforms

      Falling prices: what's not to like? Record-low inflation figures, as well as the Bank of England's inflation report, which...

    14. February 16, 2015

      Ireland clings to its symbolic Heathrow slots

      A new sacred cow has landed in the Irish herd. Some matters in Ireland are held to be immutable and beyond discussion. These...

    15. February 16, 2015

      Aer Lingus names Stephen Kavanagh as chief executive

      Aer Lingus has appointed a new chief executive as the Irish airline continues to negotiate a potential €1.4bn takeover by...

    16. February 15, 2015

      Shire has ‘nothing to hide’ on tax, says chief

      Shire’s chief executive has defended the company’s tax arrangements after being identified as one of the beneficiaries of...

    17. February 15, 2015

      Ireland takes hard line on Greece austerity programme

      Ireland’s unofficial motto used to be Céad míle fáilte — a hundred thousand welcomes. Since the country entered its...

    18. February 14, 2015

      Shooting at Copenhagen free speech meeting

      Danish police are hunting for a suspected terrorist after one man was shot dead and three police officers injured at an...

    19. February 13, 2015

      Aer Lingus board recommends IAG’s €1.4bn takeover bid

      The board of Aer Lingus has issued a resounding recommendation of the €1.4bn takeover bid by International Airlines Group,...

    20. February 12, 2015

      IAG refuses to make further concessions on Aer Lingus bid

      A commitment by International Airlines Group to allow Aer Lingus to use its take-off and landing slots at Heathrow airport...

    21. February 12, 2015

      Shire says $1.6bn windfall from AbbVie is tax-free

      Shire has been advised that the $1.6bn “break fee” received from AbbVie after the collapse of their abortive merger is not...

    22. February 12, 2015

      London reverses thrust on UK house prices

      London is acting as a drag on UK house prices after years of fuelling the boom, according to property professionals. The...

    23. February 9, 2015

      Distribution demands drive investment in logistics properties

      Ecommerce is fuelling a boom in logistics property investment in Europe, as retailers try to keep pace with changing...

    24. February 6, 2015

      DFS confirms London listing plans

      DFS has confirmed plans to float on the London Stock Exchange in order to reduce its borrowing, fuel international expansion...

    25. FT Alphaville

      February 6, 2015

      Michael Pettis explains the euro crisis (and a lot of other things, too)

      This is literally the best analysis of the euro area’s problems we’ve ever read. You should take the time to closely read...

    26. February 5, 2015

      Japan Tobacco and Philip Morris hit by falling sales

      Two of the world’s largest tobacco companies have suffered a fall in profits as the cost of closing factories and...

    27. February 4, 2015

      Rory Mcllroy in ‘$25m settlement’ with Horizon

      Rory McIlroy is to pay his former agents about $25m to settle a bitter dispute over his career and finances, in one of the...

    28. February 4, 2015

      Sky reports highest UK customer growth since 2005

      Sky has heralded its push into “pay-light” television services as it reported the fastest customer growth in the UK and...

    29. February 3, 2015

      Strong demand for Ireland’s first long bond

      Ireland sold its first ultra-long government bond on Tuesday, taking advantage of record low rates in eurozone bond markets....

    30. February 3, 2015

      Danske Bank outlines DKr5bn share buyback

      Danske Bank unveiled plans for its first share buyback in more than a decade and a higher than expected dividend after...

    31. February 2, 2015

      IAG seeks to ease political concerns over its Aer Lingus bid

      Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group, has promised to leave ownership of valuable take-off and...

    32. February 2, 2015

      Free banking model stifles UK competition, warns Virgin Money

      Britain’s free in-credit banking model is stifling competition and needs to change, Virgin Money said on Monday as it...

    33. February 2, 2015

      Oil stocks find support on FTSE 100

      Relief for oil stocks on hopes that sliding crude prices could have reached their nadir helped the FTSE 100 rise on Monday....

    34. February 2, 2015

      Europe’s populist backlash spares Portugal

      Syriza has won a general election in Greece and radical leftwing movements could soon be voted into power in Spain and...

    35. February 1, 2015

      Movers & shakers: February 2

      C Geneva-based Unigestion has hired Rudyard Ekindi as head of investment solutions in its equity team. Mr Ekindi was...

    36. January 29, 2015

      IMF points to failures in Ireland bank bailout

      The failure of policy makers to impose losses on some bank creditors at the height of Ireland’s financial crisis was a...

    37. FT Alphaville

      January 27, 2015

      Bank of Canada rate cut necessary as pre-emptive strike

      In this guest post, Alex Bellefleur, global macro strategist at Pavilion Global Markets, writes that the Bank of Canada was...

    38. January 27, 2015

      Dublin plans Aer Lingus talks with International Airlines Group

      The Irish government is planning to “engage” with International Airlines Group in the coming days over its €1.35bn cash bid...

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