Irish bank and transport shares most exposed to the potential economic fallout from the coronavirus fell sharply for a second successive session, as an Italian official said it may need to call on the EU to offer leeway on budget targets due to the outbreak.
Wed, 26 Feb, 2020
Sterling tumbled as Theresa May set down a timetable for her departure and setting up a leadership contest that may elect a hard line Brexiteer and increase the risk of Britain crashing out of the EU.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
Transport Minister Shane Ross has held "frank" crisis talks with the chief executive of Irish Ferries' parent company in a bid to prevent the closure of the Rosslare to Cherbourg route next spring.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2018
The debate over whether the UK will exit the EU has switched dramatically to the potential gains for some Irish shareholders and most Irish exporters should the so-called ‘Bremain’ side win the looming UK vote on EU membership on June 23.
Thu, 26 May, 2016
Ferry and freight services business Irish Continental Group (ICG) expects to see continued earnings and revenue growth this year on the back of low fuel prices, but will also see revenues suffer slightly due to the current weakening in sterling.
Tue, 08 Mar, 2016
The Iseq Index continued to fall a further 14.6 points to 3148.4 as German leaders provided little in the way of support for extending Greece’s time to implement its reforms, while also throwing some doubt on its support of a deal for Ireland in relation to its banking debt.
Sat, 25 Aug, 2012