Copenhagen, Denmark. The country is number one on Forbes list.

Ireland has slipped from first to fourth in Forbes’ annual rankings of the best country in the world to do business. Denmark takes the number one slot(...)

“There is an awful lot of legal information out there like judgments, laws, administrative decisions and commentary. We want to put it all in one place so it is properly systemised and presented”

  Gavin Sheridan, the former director of innovation at social media news company Storyful, is launching a start-up called Vizlegal, which (...)

Development Securities’ plans for Burlington House

Development Securities, the British listed property fund, has spent €16.1 million acquiring Donnybrook House in Dublin 4 and the Charlemont Clinic in (...)

Tom LyonsThe state body responsible for Dublin’s National Aquatic Centre has withdrawn its appeal of a scathing judgement by Justice Max Barrett in th(...)

Samples of standardised or plain packaging of tobacco products.

Ireland has maintained its position for a second year as the 18th best country for protecting property rights in the globe according to the influenti(...)

Derek Quinlan:  His biggest remaining debt relates to his shareholding in the Irish Glass Bottle site, which Nama is expected to sell next year as development land prices in Dublin rally. Photograph  Alan Weller/Bloomberg

Financier Derek Quinlan is close to completing the final disposal of his remaining assets in the National Asset Management Agency (Nama), a move th(...)

 Peter Rossiter, a chartered accountant who was a banker in Citibank until 2009 has been appointed senior investigator on an interim basis. The position, when  filled,will attract an annual salary of €172,710.

The top four investigators working on the banking inquiry will be paid €566,119 over 12 months .Peter Rossiter, a chartered accountant who was a banke(...)

The Irish-start-up  which has developed “finger-printing software” that is used by banks and online retailers launched its new service called Trustev for Publishers at the start of the week.

Irish technology firm Trustev has developed a product to combat serial internet trolls by using techniques developed to clamp down on fraud in the ban(...)

The unfinished building on North Wall Quay that was to be the headquarters of Anglo Irish Bank. Photograph: David Sleator

The value of subordinated junior bonds in Anglo Irish Bank with a face value of €280 million have at least trebled over recent months as international(...)

Pierre Omidyar: his wealth was valued at €6.9 billion by Forbes in 2013

Malachy Browne, the news editor of social news agency Storyful, is set to become managing editor and European anchor of, a new media star(...)