US Q4 GDP revision was generally in line with expectations

US Q4 growth rate revised down to 2.2%

27 Feb US economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter amid a slow pace of stock accumulation by businesses and a wider trade deficit.

IAG reports 81% jump in profits for last year

IAG upgrades its 2015 profit forecast

27 Feb International Airlines Group today upgraded its profit forecast for 2015 by over 20%, after reporting a slightly better than expected 81% jump in profit last year.

A look at some of today's business stories in the newspapers

Today in the press

27 Feb Permanent TSB is considering raising about €500 million from external investors with a view to then repaying the State's €400 million in convertible contingent capital notes.

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Google's regional headquarters will remain in Dublin

Google merges European divisions - source

26 Feb Google has combined its two European regional divisions as it seeks to meet the challenges of tougher regulation across the continent, a source close to the company said today.