Friday March 06, 2015
US technology giant Apple will join the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Index later this month, replacing telecom company AT&T.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
The Nasdaq finished above 5,000 last night on Wall Street for the first time in 15 years.
Wednesday December 24, 2014
Retail Excellence Ireland says consumer spending hasn't been a great as expected this Christmas, because people got used to spending less over the last few years.
Tuesday December 23, 2014
More than 1,200 jobs have been saved this year by the examinership process, according to a new index by accountancy firm Hughes Blake.
Tuesday November 25, 2014
Oil prices were mixed in Asian trade today as dealers bet that the OPEC cartel is unlikely to agree on any cuts at a key output meeting this week.
Wednesday November 19, 2014
Global oil prices rebounded somewhat today as traders eyed next week's crucial OPEC output meeting and digested key US stockpiles data.
Thursday October 16, 2014
Japanese stocks fell to their lowest level in five months in Asian trade this morning.
Thursday September 18, 2014
The pound has bounced back to levels seen before polls started to indicate that Scottish voters might vote in favour of leaving the UK today.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Investor sentiment in Germany fell for the ninth month in a row in September amid jitters about the economic fallout from global crises, a survey indicated today.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
London Stock Exchange Group's shareholders have approved its planned $2.7 billion takeover of US index compiler and asset management firm Frank Russell.