Thursday May 21, 2015
Manufacturing activity in Asia's top two economic powerhouses remained stuck in low gear in May, but an absence of inflation pressures suggested that authorities could inject yet more stimulus if needed.
Tuesday May 05, 2015
HSBC said today that its net profits climbed by almost 1% in the first quarter, aided by a "strong" performance at its investment banking division.
Friday May 01, 2015
China's factories struggled to grow in April as domestic and export demand remained weak, reinforcing expectations that Beijing will roll out more measures to support the slowing economy.
Friday April 24, 2015
HSBC Holdings said it has started a review of whether to move its headquarters out of Britain following regulatory and structural changes in the industry.
Thursday April 23, 2015
Manufacturing activity in Asia's biggest two economic powerhouses slowed further in April - a disappointing outcome.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
Irish consumers are feeling more positive about their savings, according to the latest savings index compiled by Nationwide UK and the ESRI.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
The breakfast cereal giant Kellogg's, which routes a huge chunk of its global revenues through Ireland, has warned investors the international clampdown on corporate tax avoidance could have a "material impact" on its finances.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Oil prices were mixed in Asia today ahead of the release of US stockpiles data, a closely watched barometer of demand in the world's biggest consumer of the commodity.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
China's manufacturing activity contracted in March at its fastest rate in almost a year, HSBC said today.
Friday March 20, 2015
TSB is preparing to beef up its challenge to Britain's big four banks after agreeing to a £1.7 billion (€2.35 billion) takeover offer from Spain's Banco de Sabadell.