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First Derivatives' full year profits soar 38% higher

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Software and consulting company First Derivatives has reported a jump in full year revenues and pre-tax profits as it secured high-profile new clients across the business during the 12 month period.

UDG Healthcare's H1 profits edge higher

23 min 6 sec ago
Healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has reported adjusted earnings per share growth of 5% for the six months to the end of March as it increased its full year guidance.

Halfords profit down 18%, sees flat outcome in new year

55 min 2 sec ago
Bicycles and car parts retailer Halfords today reported a 18% fall in annual profit and, with consumer confidence "fragile", forecast a flat outcome in its new financial year.

INM to hold EGM on proposed sale on June 26

1 hour 1 min ago
Independent News and Media is to hold an extraordinary general meeting on its proposed sale on June 26 in Dublin.

Nationwide profits fall on IT spending, mortgages

1 hour 32 min ago
Britain's Nationwide Building Society today reported a 15% fall in profits for the year to April 4, as intense competition in the home lending market and increased spending on digital banking services ate into its margins.

Amryt Pharma agrees deal with Aegerion

1 hour 37 min ago
Amryt Pharma has agreed to buy Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Novelion Therapeutics, in a deal that reunites the franchise for lomitapide, a treatment for patients with a rare cholesterol disorder.

Tesco Bank to stop mortgage lending due to competition

1 hour 42 min ago
Tesco said it will stop mortgage lending at its banking business due to tough market conditions, as rival lender Nationwide Building Society reported a drop in profit margins.

Racing champion and airline entrepreneur Lauda dies

2 hours 11 min ago
Three-times Formula One champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepreneur, has died at 70 after battling declining health.

Cabinet to discuss no-deal Brexit contingency planning

2 hours 15 min ago
Brexit returns to the Cabinet agenda this morning with the Government set to discuss the current situation in Westminster.

Greencore's half yearly pre-tax profits rise by 17%

2 hours 19 min ago
Convenience food maker Greencore has reported a 17% rise in pre-tax profits for the six months to the end of March despite a "challenging" UK grocery sector.

250 new jobs at financial services firm Carne Group

2 hours 45 min ago
Irish financial services firm Carne Group is to create 250 new jobs over the next three years as it expands its offices in Kilkenny and opens a new one in Wexford.

US delays Huawei ban for 90 days

7 hours 14 min ago
US officials have issued a 90-day reprieve on their ban on dealing with Chinese tech giant Huawei, saying breathing space was needed to avoid huge disruption.

Ryanair pilots in UK to ballot for strike action

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 16:41
The union representing Ryanair's British pilots will hold an indicative ballot to see if there is support for industrial action over a pay dispute, according to a letter seen by Reuters.

Ford to cut about 10% of global workforce

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 16:20
Ford said today it will eliminate about 10% of its global salaried workforce, cutting about 7,000 jobs by the end of August.

What the Google decision means for Huawei and you

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 16:08
Google has confirmed that is has blocked Huawei from updating some parts of its Android software used on Huawei phones. But why? Business Editor, Will Goodbody, has the answers.

Hundreds of jobs under threat at Ford in the UK

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 15:57
Around 500 jobs could be cut in the UK by car giant Ford as part of a restructuring of its operations.

Tata Motors profits fall 47% amid JLR China slowdown

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 15:24
Indian carmaker Tata Motors today reported a 47% fall in quarterly profits after being hit by new struggles to sell its luxury Jaguar Land Rover cars in China and other key markets.

City of London will 'survive in a post-Brexit world'

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 15:15
Britain's vast finance industry will emerge largely unscathed from Brexit and retain its position as one of the world's top financial centres, ministers in Prime Minister Theresa May's government said today.

Skillnet Ireland urges companies to consider upskilling

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 13:16
Skillnet Ireland, the national agency responsible for the promotion and facilitation of workforce learning, wants businesses and industry bodies to make training, upskilling and development a priority in their companies.

Clinical research investment could create 3,000 jobs

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 12:26
A new report claims that investing in advanced clinical research would generate an additional 3,000 direct and indirect jobs with gross value added of €200-€300m a year.

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