The boss of RSA has resigned dramatically after the insurer issued its third profits warning in six weeks, warning that it will set aside millions of pounds for its troubled Irish business and said its dividend could be cut again.
As Ireland goes, so goes Noel Smyth, one of the country's richest men until he got swept away by the property crash that cost the state its sovereignty.
The company behind British Gas is poised to supply energy to hundreds of thousands of Irish homes following an asset sale. 10:52am UK, Friday 13 December 2013.
The Co-operative Group is still more trusted than most banks, shops and finance firms, according to the man brought in to clean-up its image.
The billionaire retailer Mike Ashley is tangled in a dispute with adidas after the German sportswear manufacturer refused to supply the Chelsea kit to Sports Direct next season.