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Michael Murray: Smurfit boxes clever with €400m deals

Michael Murray: Smurfit boxes clever with €400m deals

Firm poised to take advantage of lift in the Americas

Michael Murray: New year, new danger

Michael Murray: New year, new danger

2016 will be loaded with risk and opportunities

There are many reasons why one can be misled by directors’ share dealings

There are many reasons why one can be misled by directors’ share dealings

Be they buying or selling, patterns need to be watched closely

Michael Murray: Small company shares outperform large ones on global stock markets over the long term

Michael Murray: Small company shares outperform large ones on global stock markets over the long term

Finance system forgets mistakes of the past

Finance system forgets mistakes of the past

Investing in betting companies is less ethical than in tobacco

Investing in betting companies is less ethical than in tobacco

I’m not blowing smoke when I tell you that investing in tobacco companies is arguably more ethical than a punt on shares in a bookies

Investment: Why cash is trash

Investment: Why cash is trash

Recent events have tempted many investors to sell out of the stock market. But being out can have its pitfalls too

High yielding shares need careful consideration

High yielding shares need careful consideration

Property is a useful addition to your portfolio

Property is a useful addition to your portfolio

You can add to your portfolio without investing in actual bricks and mortar

New AIB boss well equipped for challenges ahead

New AIB boss well equipped for challenges ahead

Bernard Byrne, the new boss of AIB, has many challenges ahead of him, but his strategy looks clear-eyed and focused

Investment: Fancy a flutter?

Investment: Fancy a flutter?

If you have a strong portfolio of solid performers, you may fancy a flutter on something risky with the potential for high rewards

Greece should leave the euro

Greece should leave the euro

Greece should devalue a restored drachma to a level that makes investment in the country highly attractive again

Global marriage vote airing boosts Brand Ireland

Global marriage vote airing boosts Brand Ireland

Pulling the strings of power

Pulling the strings of power

Don’t underestimate the influence of spin-doctors and industry lobbyists when it comes to big business.

Jane Ruffino: Uber boss comments highlights start-up culture problems

Jane Ruffino: Uber boss comments highlights start-up culture problems