Stanton Fisher says a High Court court decision in Dublin this week, in an appeal case taken by a disgruntled customer against GE Money, strengthens the hand of Irish consumers who feel they were mis-sold PPI

Stanton Fisher, a UK financial claims management company, is continuing to shake its fist at Irish banks over alleged mass mis-selling of payment prot(...)

CRH chief executive Albert Manifold: he said the company is delighted to get the opportunity to buy CR Laurence this year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

According to CRH chief executive Albert Manifold, the building materials giant played a long game to acquire the Los Angeles-headquartered glazing bus(...)

Blaine Callard, Harvey Norman’s Irish chief executive, appears to have turned operation around. Photograph: Alan Betson

Blaine Callard, the chief executive in Ireland of the Aussie retail chain Harvey Norman, hosted a shindig in its head office earlier this month. Or pe(...)

Independent News & Media chief executive Robert Pitt: scoffed in January at questions about plant closures. Photograph: Bryan Meade

Things change quickly in the media industry. It was only January when Independent News and Media (INM) chief executive Robert Pitt scoffed at journali(...)

Albert Manifold, chief executive, CRH, said that the group’s acquisition of CRL is an “excellent operational fit” with the group’s US building envelope business.(Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES)

CRH, the building materials giant, believes it is on the cusp of a 10-year cycle of growth, as the company cheered investors with a strong interim res(...)

Coillte is selling around 300 masts and equipment locations for an undisclosed sum.

Coillte has agreed a deal to sell its network of 298 telecoms masts to a French investment fund, Infravia Capital Partners, for about €70 million. The(...)

It wasn’t long before talk got around to the drinks industry’s most pressing issue: the apparent need for a budget cut in alcohol excise duty

Charlie Bird, the former RTÉ newsman, was on hand to referee an unexpected and rather prickly debate that ensued on Tuesday at a drinks industry-spons(...)

A report last month from a team of Central Bank economists found  the light-touch regulation of SPVs could “potentially exacerbate the vulnerabilities within the financial system”. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Central Bank said on Thursday it would roll out stricter reporting requirements “within months” for certain types of financial companies, after (...)

Gavin Slark, Grafton chief executive officer, said that despite current challenges the group is “well placed to make further progress in the second half towards delivery of its medium term targets of a 7 per cent operating margin and 15 per cent return on capital employed.”(Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES)

Gavin Slark, the chief executive of the Grafton Group, which reported strong interim results on Thursday, said the company remains on the lookout for (...)

The updated filing also confirms that Denis O’Brien will continue to receive a quarterly dividend of $10 million from the company, which could also boost payments to its billionaire founder

Denis O’Brien’s Caribbean telco Digicel has added Davy stockbrokers to the ticket for its upcoming flotation in New York. It’s expected to raise in th(...)