A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
To his team-mates, Ian McKinley is an inspiration, but as the Irishman turned Italian prepares to face his old friends at Soldier Field, this Saturday’s Test is not about him but the Azzurri doing themselves proud against Six Nations rivals.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2018
UDG Healthcare is expected to pursue more acquisition opportunities on top of spending an aggregate $82.4m (€71m) on two US companies.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2018
CRH’s market value has increased by €1bn on the back of it announcing an ambitious four-year growth plan which could see the building materials giant spend around €7bn on acquisitions.
Fri, 01 Jun, 2018
Ryanair shares jumped more than 5% despite the airline warning that earnings in its financial year could fall by at least 7%.
Tue, 22 May, 2018
The prospect of an increased tax on UK online gaming revenues represents a bigger threat to Paddy Power-Betfair than the enforcement of maximum restrictions on in-shop gaming machine betting, analysts have warned.
Fri, 18 May, 2018
Kerry hurler Pádraig Boyle is hoping the favourite’s tag will weigh heavily on Carlow’s shoulders when they meet in the opening round of the Joe McDonagh Cup at Dr Cullen Park on Sunday.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
Neal Peden’s Antrim almost landed the first major knock-out blow of the season, but the All-Ireland and league champions Galway finally found their form in the closing minutes to take the points at Pearse Stadium.
Sun, 28 Jan, 2018
Shares in FBD jumped over 11% on rising hopes of a resumption of dividend payments, in time.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017
CRH is still tipped to win out in its plans to acquire US cement giant Ash Grove but will likely have to pay more than the $3.5bn (€2.98bn) it had planned for it to fend off an 11th-hour from a US rival.
Sat, 07 Oct, 2017
Andrew Trimble scored two first-half tries as Ulster held on to beat Benetton Treviso 21-14 at the Stadio Monigo for their second straight Guinness PRO14 win.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
The Government, through its advisors, has already received more than enough orders from investors to proceed with the sale of 25% of its near total shareholding in AIB.
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017
Mon, 01 May, 2017
Irish investors have been warned off from increasing their bets on overvalued Irish and global shares because the risks posed by President Donald Trump cutting US corporation taxes and by Brexit-driven choppy currency markets for Ireland’s economy are just too great.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2017
Munster have gone to the top of the Pro 12 after a comfortable 46-3 home win over Benetton Treviso in this afternoon's clash.
Sat, 26 Nov, 2016
Shares in Permanent TSB rose more than 3% on hopes that the mortgage lender has turned a new chapter by focusing on growing new mortgage lending here after selling off a major UK loan book.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Two of Ireland’s largest food companies — Kerry Group and Glanbia — have seen an analyst upgrade on the back of strong quarterly updates showing they are weathering currency headwinds.
Thu, 03 Nov, 2016
Diversified fuels to computer group DCC plans to buy the English-based distributor of computer servers, Hammer, for £38.3m (€42.3m) in cash, in a move it hopes will allow it to tap the growing demand for cloud-based storage.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2016
Mon, 12 Sep, 2016
Sat, 03 Sep, 2016
The visit of Treviso to the RDS this Friday may not make for the most alluring of starts to the new Guinness PRO12 campaign but the presence of Ian McKinley in the Italians’ ranks will at least provide a candidate for feelgood story of the season.
Tue, 30 Aug, 2016
Shares in AIB — which is all but fully owned by the State — could be sold in the next six to 12 months, despite some of the worst banking market conditions since the financial crash.
Fri, 29 Jul, 2016
Shares in Ryanair rose 5.5% as the airline’s pledge to win more passengers and to hit its earnings target reassured investors who have been spooked by the extraordinary turbulence facing the industry.
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016
Stock markets investors should avoid Europe-wide shares for the time being, Merion Capital has warned, though a very small handful of Irish companies, including Fyffes and Irish Residential Properties REIT, may offer some shelter from further storms ahead.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016
Building materials giant CRH is expected to see lower-than-anticipated earnings growth in 2017 in light of potential ongoing market volatility and economic uncertainty.
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
Victorious Meath manager Martin Ennis finished up Saturday evening’s post-match media briefing with a wry smile. “I hope to God none of ye lot are ringing me tomorrow!”
Mon, 27 Jun, 2016
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
Shares in Permanent TSB, which is majority-owned by the Government, slumped over 10% yesterday adding to huge losses for the mortgage lender in the last four trading sessions, as politicians stepped up pressure for Irish lenders to cut their variable home loan rates.
Thu, 12 May, 2016
Bank of Ireland yesterday said it has set its sights on resuming paying dividends early next year — its first payout since the banking crash, as top directors faced searching questions at its agm over a wilting share price and directors’ shareholdings.
Fri, 29 Apr, 2016
Kerry Group shares fell yesterday as the company held its annual general meeting in Tralee, Co Kerry, and reported “good business momentum” despite tough market conditions.
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016
Investors in the Irish stock market should favour Irish firms that have less exposure to the UK — until the outcome of the British referendum on membership of the EU is known, Merrion Capital has said in a major report.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
Willie Mullins has admitted the Ryanair Gold Cup at Fairyhouse tomorrow is "coming a bit quick" for Outlander as he aims to bounce back from his fall at last week's Cheltenham Festival.
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
With the kids off school for the Easter break, we took the opportunity to take a few days away to unwind after Cheltenham.
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
Wed, 23 Mar, 2016
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
AIB says it’s in good enough shape for the first slice of the bank to be sold off later this year, and hopes that turbulent market conditions will have settled by then.
Fri, 04 Mar, 2016
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Sat, 27 Feb, 2016
Bank of Ireland reaffirmed it had set its sights on paying a dividend in 2017 for the first time since the crash, helping its shares claw back some of the large losses of recent weeks.
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
Leading RSA Chase contender More Of That is to sidestep the Betfred TV Scilly Isles Novices’ Chase at Sandown on Saturday with regular rider Barry Geraghty on duty in Ireland.
Tue, 02 Feb, 2016