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 Reported.ly, a new media star(...)

Michael Fingleton: the book has a fascinating series of case studies from Fás to Michael Fingleton’s Irish Nationwide Building Society

David W Duffy, the founding director of Prospectus Management Consultants, launches an intriguing new book called A Practical Guide to Corporate Gover(...)

In London Marks & Spencer lost 3 per cent amid signs that the retailer’s recently overhauled online service has been struggling to cope with Christmas demand

The latest signs of weakness from the Chinese economy spooked investors during a dismal start to the week for European markets.Mining stocks came und(...)

Developer Michael O’Flynn who leads the O’Flynn Construction Group

The O’Flynn Construction Group, led by Cork property developer Michael O’Flynn, and US private equity giant Blackstone have reached a “standstill” ag(...)

Greenore is strategically located next to the Dublin-Belfast economic corridor, so it is capable of servicing both cities

Burke Shipping Group, the principal operating subsidiary of the family-owned Doyle Group, has acquired Greenore Port in Co Louth. The port was previou(...)

Dermot Desmond: owns 26 per cent of MCB Finance. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

MCB Finance, an AIM-listed consumer finance company that is 26 per cent owned by Dermot Desmond, has received an acquisition approach from Internatio(...)

The Central Bank of Ireland’s  former headquarters on Dame Street: The main building requires repairs costing millions to make it suitable for a new tenant. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Central Bank of Ireland plans to put its former headquarters on Dame Street on the market next year as it prepares to move into a new €140 millio(...)

Seamus FitzPatrick,  chief executive of Capvest, warned that “unprecedented changes” in Irish healthcare meant there was huge “logic for consolidation” in a letter to the owners of the Hermitage clinic on October 22nd

Capvest, the majority owner of the Mater Private, proposed at the end of October to merge its north Dublin private hospital with rival the Hermitage (...)

Hoxton Ventures, which has $40 million  in total venture capital funding, was founded by Hussein Kanji (above), who formerly worked with Accel and Microsoft, and Rob Kniaz

Hoxton Ventures, a European micro-cap venture capital fund, has launched a new €6 million early-stage venture capital fund for Irish firms, in partner(...)

Ann Lenihan  wrote to  Richard Bruton  demanding access to the dossier and any documents held by his department that allege there is evidence her husband held an offshore bank account to avoid paying tax. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The widow of former tánaiste Brian Lenihan snr wrote to Minister for Enterprise Richard Bruton on Monday demanding access to the dossier and any docu(...)