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# trading - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Gardaí conduct search as part of social media foreign exchange trading investigation
# Trading
# Trading

Gardaí conduct search as part of social media foreign exchange trading investigation

Jul 22nd 2020, 5:08 PM 17,412 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí seized mobile phones and documentation after two premises were searched today.

# trading - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Barack Obama is delivering speeches on Wall St for $400,000
# Cashing In
# Cashing In

Barack Obama is delivering speeches on Wall St for $400,000

Sep 23rd 2017, 7:15 AM 22,566 Views 85 Comments

The former US president will appear tomorrow before a who’s who of the US healthcare industry.

# trading - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Varadkar tells US TV he's 'confused and puzzled' by Britain's trading plans
# Brexit
# Brexit

Varadkar tells US TV he's 'confused and puzzled' by Britain's trading plans

Aug 22nd 2017, 7:43 AM 36,475 Views 125 Comments

The Taoiseach also shared his thoughts on Donald Trump.

# trading - Friday 24 July, 2015

Couple who made over €1.8 million by trading with stolen bank details jailed
# Cyber Crime
# Cyber Crime

Couple who made over €1.8 million by trading with stolen bank details jailed

Jul 24th 2015, 6:10 AM 16,245 Views 21 Comments

Benson was a member of an online criminal forum which helped people trading in stolen debit or credit card data.

# trading - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Timeline: How Nick Leeson brought down Barings Bank at the age of just 28
# Trust Me
# Trust Me

Timeline: How Nick Leeson brought down Barings Bank at the age of just 28

Feb 26th 2015, 1:20 PM 45,694 Views 21 Comments

The original rogue trader’s ten minutes of infamy happened 20 years ago today

# trading - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Ballymun market 'in limbo' as shopping centre due to be demolished
# Regeneration
# Regeneration

Ballymun market 'in limbo' as shopping centre due to be demolished

Sep 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 13,376 Views 6 Comments

Traders were “shocked and upset” when they heard the centre was to close.

# trading - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on
# New Challenger
# New Challenger

Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on

Aug 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 16,685 Views 9 Comments

The new currency has been backed by Stripe, founded by the Limerick brothers Patrick and John Collison, but is it worth taking note of?

# trading - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

How did industrial action affect Aer Lingus' revenue?
# On The Up
# On The Up

How did industrial action affect Aer Lingus' revenue?

Jul 30th 2014, 8:52 AM 5,405 Views 16 Comments

The airline said that even though the first half of the year is traditionally loss-making, this year they saw an improvement.

# trading - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

NAMA redeems €2.5bn in bonds
# Bonds
# Bonds

NAMA redeems €2.5bn in bonds

Jun 25th 2014, 1:53 PM 7,480 Views 16 Comments

National Asset Management Agency recently reported profits of €211m.

# trading - Monday 16 June, 2014

Apple approves first bitcoin trading app after policy change
# Virtual Currency
# Virtual Currency

Apple approves first bitcoin trading app after policy change

Jun 16th 2014, 10:56 AM 4,993 Views 4 Comments

Coin Pocket has become the first bitcoin trading app to be approved by Apple since it updated its App Store review guidelines.

# trading - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

He's walking 1400km from Rome to Paris but this €4.9bn rogue trader will be jailed
# Gone Rogue
# Gone Rogue

He's walking 1400km from Rome to Paris but this €4.9bn rogue trader will be jailed

Mar 19th 2014, 1:59 PM 21,482 Views 18 Comments

His walk is a “personal journey” aimed at bringing the message of Pope Francis’s November attack of the “tyranny” of financial markets.

# trading - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Candy Crush Saga makers plan to go public in €364 million IPO
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Candy Crush Saga makers plan to go public in €364 million IPO

Feb 18th 2014, 2:30 PM 8,447 Views 25 Comments

King Digital Entertainment generated revenue of €1.36 billion in 2013, the majority coming from its flagship title, Candy Crush Saga.

# trading - Monday 10 February, 2014

Bitcoin price takes a hit as largest trader halts withdrawals
# Freefall
# Freefall

Bitcoin price takes a hit as largest trader halts withdrawals

Feb 10th 2014, 12:35 PM 10,827 Views 11 Comments

The price of one bitcoin has fallen from €676 to €451 after a software bug forces MtGox to halt all withdrawals on the site.

# trading - Friday 27 December, 2013

Retailers report busiest St Stephen's Day since start of the recession
# Winter Sales
# Winter Sales

Retailers report busiest St Stephen's Day since start of the recession

Dec 27th 2013, 12:31 PM 16,264 Views 49 Comments

One retailer said they had done 50 per cent of last year’s 26 December turnover in the first hour of trading yesterday.

# trading - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Tomorrow’s Marks & Spencer strike called off following talks
# Open Doors
# Open Doors

Tomorrow’s Marks & Spencer strike called off following talks

Dec 11th 2013, 11:07 PM 8,035 Views 39 Comments

Management and unions will attend an emergency Labour Court hearing on Friday to try and end the dispute.

# trading - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

China now the biggest market for Bitcoin trading
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

China now the biggest market for Bitcoin trading

Nov 20th 2013, 12:22 PM 9,526 Views 38 Comments

The entire market value is now worth €4.15 billion after a surge in trading earlier this week.

# trading - Thursday 19 September, 2013

JP Morgan Chase admits wrongdoing and is fined $920 million
# London Whale
# London Whale

JP Morgan Chase admits wrongdoing and is fined $920 million

Sep 19th 2013, 9:45 PM 7,764 Views 12 Comments

The firm were found guilty of “breaking a cardinal rule of corporate governance”.

# trading - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

This is how the markets reacted to fake news tweet
# Trading
# Trading

This is how the markets reacted to fake news tweet

Apr 23rd 2013, 7:08 PM 17,252 Views 26 Comments

The tweet erroneously said there had been two explosions at the White House and President Barack Obama was injured.

# trading - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms
# Athlone
# Athlone

B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms

Apr 2nd 2013, 3:23 PM 8,273 Views 23 Comments

The store currently employs 45 people and will remain open subject to a successful outcome to examinership.

# trading - Friday 1 February, 2013

Mandate seeks urgent meeting with B&Q management
# Examinership
# Examinership

Mandate seeks urgent meeting with B&Q management

Feb 1st 2013, 9:20 AM 4,426 Views 16 Comments

Mandate said it was relieved to hear that the stores will continue trading.

# trading - Friday 19 October, 2012

EU Court of Justice bans 'pay to claim your prize' promotions
# We Have A Winner
# We Have A Winner

EU Court of Justice bans 'pay to claim your prize' promotions

Oct 19th 2012, 8:17 AM 4,393 Views 9 Comments

Marketers will no longer be allowed to tell consumers that have “won” a prize only to ask them to incur a cost for collection.

# trading - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Noonan rejects Tobin tax over fear of jobs losses
# Tobin Tax
# Tobin Tax

Noonan rejects Tobin tax over fear of jobs losses

Oct 10th 2012, 8:39 AM 5,118 Views 32 Comments

The Finance Minister said Ireland would not adopt the tax unless Britain also did – over fears Irish jobs could be lost to London.

# trading - Thursday 20 September, 2012

City Council plans to limit Smithfield horse fair to twice a year
# Horse Fair
# Horse Fair

City Council plans to limit Smithfield horse fair to twice a year

Sep 20th 2012, 8:51 AM 4,182 Views 27 Comments

The traditional fair – which has seen violent scenes recently – is currently held every month, but could now be under threat.

# trading - Monday 27 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Monday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Monday

Aug 27th 2012, 7:50 PM 11,188 Views 1 Comment

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# trading - Friday 17 August, 2012

Facebook shares hit an all-time low
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook shares hit an all-time low

Aug 17th 2012, 1:58 PM 5,994 Views 34 Comments

The social networking giant’s stock traded as low as $20 before bouncing back slightly yesterday.

# trading - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Travel company selfcatering.ie goes out of business
# Holidays
# Holidays

Travel company selfcatering.ie goes out of business

Jul 21st 2012, 12:08 PM 5,082 Views 19 Comments

Thousands of families who have pre-paid for holidays are at risk of being left out of pocket after the travel company announced an immediate cease of trading.

# trading - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Spanish borrowing costs hit record level
# Spain
# Spain

Spanish borrowing costs hit record level

Jun 14th 2012, 12:10 PM 1,576 Views 23 Comments

Moody’s downgraded Spanish debt to within one notch of ‘junk’ status yesterday.

# trading - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?
# Thefts
# Thefts

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?

Jun 10th 2012, 8:15 AM 8,382 Views 23 Comments

And what’s being done to prevent it?

# trading - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Euro falls amid concerns over Spanish debt and falling economic sentiment
# Euro
# Euro

Euro falls amid concerns over Spanish debt and falling economic sentiment

May 30th 2012, 2:41 PM 2,699 Views 6 Comments

Euro trading lower against US dollar.

# trading - Monday 30 April, 2012

Column: There IS white collar crime here - it's just that no-one is jailed for it
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: There IS white collar crime here - it's just that no-one is jailed for it

Apr 30th 2012, 7:15 AM 92 Views 20 Comments

This week, regular TheJournal.ie columnist Nick Leeson says that Ireland technically doesn’t have white collar crime – but only because no-one is being properly punished for bad business actions.

# trading - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Mortgage arrears continue to increase, says BOI
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Mortgage arrears continue to increase, says BOI

Apr 24th 2012, 8:02 AM 2,171 Views 19 Comments

Bank report for first quarter of 2012 says that residential property prices don’t appear to have “fully stabilised”.

# trading - Monday 19 March, 2012

Column: Could we learn something from India's banking ethics?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Could we learn something from India's banking ethics?

Mar 19th 2012, 7:30 AM 12 Views 3 Comments

The culture of ‘profit at any cost’ appears to be on the wane in Mumbai, where Nick Leeson has been studying the market – but he’s wondering if the idea of ethics in banking is just ticking a box.

# trading - Monday 12 March, 2012

Budget concerns: NFL set salary cap at $120.6 million
# Let's Get Fiscal
From The42
# Let's Get Fiscal

Budget concerns: NFL set salary cap at $120.6 million

Mar 12th 2012, 10:30 AM 451 Views 0 Comments

The horse trading can begin now that each NFL franchise knows what money it has to play with.

# trading - Monday 16 January, 2012

Markets dip over eurozone worries after S&P downgrades
# Markets
# Markets

Markets dip over eurozone worries after S&P downgrades

Jan 16th 2012, 8:01 AM 1,081 Views 4 Comments

The ratings agency said it doesn’t believe European leaders are doing enough to tackle the ongoing crisis.

# trading - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Euro falls to 11-month low against dollar
# Euro
# Euro

Euro falls to 11-month low against dollar

Dec 14th 2011, 8:27 AM 2,010 Views 14 Comments

Investor concerns about the stability of the eurozone have yet to be allayed by EU moves to strengthen the currency’s support system…

# trading - Monday 28 November, 2011

Column: New CEO of AIB knows the tale of two islands
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: New CEO of AIB knows the tale of two islands

Nov 28th 2011, 8:30 PM 35 Views 14 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson writes that David Duffy should be up to the challenge of bringing AIB to heel – after all, Duffy oversaw the takeover of Barings Bank in Singapore, the very bank brought down by Leeson’s actions.

# trading - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Column: Confused about what will happen to the euro? Everyone is.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Confused about what will happen to the euro? Everyone is.

Nov 1st 2011, 8:30 PM 13 Views 24 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson speaks to those working at the heart of financial markets and finds that uncertainty and confusion is thwarting a move forward.

# trading - Monday 3 October, 2011

Asian markets fall on Greek debt fears as eurozone inflation hits 3 per cent
# Markets
# Markets

Asian markets fall on Greek debt fears as eurozone inflation hits 3 per cent

Oct 3rd 2011, 7:47 AM 167 Views 3 Comments

The eurozone inflation jump suggests the ECB may hold off on cutting interest rates this week.

# trading - Saturday 24 September, 2011

UBS chief resigns over rogue trader's $2.3 billion loss
# Rogue Trader
# Rogue Trader

UBS chief resigns over rogue trader's $2.3 billion loss

Sep 24th 2011, 2:46 PM 270 Views 2 Comments

Head of Switzerland’s biggest bank steps down after a London-based trader allegedly cost the bank billions in authorised trading.

# trading - Friday 19 August, 2011

European markets have worst trading day in two years
# Markets
# Markets

European markets have worst trading day in two years

Aug 19th 2011, 12:12 PM 229 Views 7 Comments

On the back of yesterday’s sharp drop, markets opened badly this morning.

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