Bloomberg Reporter

Bloomberg Reporter

Secret ballot puts an end to Donnery’s ECB hopes

Secret ballot puts an end to Donnery’s ECB hopes

In a secret ballot of European Central Bank policy makers yesterday Ireland’s Sharon Donnery lost out to Italy’s Andrea Enria in the race to become the euro region’s next bank-supervision chief

Schoeller Allibert Is Said to Be in Merger Talks With Rival IPL

Schoeller Allibert Is Said to Be in Merger Talks With Rival IPL

The Dutch packaging firm, majority owned by an affiliate of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., has been in merger talks with for several months

They hated Merkel. Now they’ll miss her

They hated Merkel. Now they’ll miss her

When the German chancellor finally steps down, southern Europe may have cause for regret

Trump stuck between two key allies

Trump stuck between two key allies

President appears to kick action over the Khashoggi killing to Congress

Space billionaires face competition from China

Space billionaires face competition from China

President Xi Jinping has loosened the government’s monopoly on space launches, fuelling the formation of small domestic companies with ambitions to challenge Musk’s SpaceX, Bezos’ Blue Origin, and Branson’s Virgin Galactic

Irish candidate tipped for top ECB job

Irish candidate tipped for top ECB job

Donnery has momentum over her opponents

'Fat Cat’ wife spent €18m in Harrods

'Fat Cat’ wife spent €18m in Harrods

Banker serving a 15-year jail term in Azerbaijan

Japan waves goodbye to Britain as ‘Gateway to Europe’

Japan waves goodbye to Britain as ‘Gateway to Europe’

Prospect of a no-deal EU exit alarms Japanese investors

Crypto’s 80% plunge is worse than dot-com crash

Crypto’s 80% plunge is worse than dot-com crash

The crypto industry’s links with the traditional financial system remain weak

Lane in chasing pack for top ECB job - poll

Lane in chasing pack for top ECB job - poll

Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann has dropped down the field after reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel might seek a top EU political post for her country

Pressure on Ryanair as strike action spreads across Europe

Pressure on Ryanair as strike action spreads across Europe

Move comes after strikes last week in Ireland, Spain, Portugal

Ryanair will make job cuts based on performance

Ryanair will make job cuts based on performance

Airline to reduce by 20 per cent the number of aircraft based in Dublin

Bono fund invests in African firm

Bono fund invests in African firm

Wilderness Holdings is listed on the Botswana and Johannesburg stock exchanges

How the rest of Europe is bracing for a hard Brexit

How the rest of Europe is bracing for a hard Brexit

As the British and Irish governments step up their preparations for a no-deal exit, some other EU countries are taking it more seriously than others. Belgium and the Netherlands, with ports facing Britain, are among those leading the way

Google fined record €4.3 billion by EU

Google fined record €4.3 billion by EU

Tech giant has 90 days to make changes or face further fines