The advances in car automation are impressive

‘My first customer was a lunatic. My second had a death wish.” It seems that Karl Benz did not have high confidence in the safety of his new product, (...)

Dublin fullback Rory O’Carroll would not chance playing on if he were to suffer another head injury. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

One more concussion and Dublin full back Rory O’Carroll could retire. The 25-year-old made this assertion despite only sustaining a single head tra(...)

Aer Lingus announces revenues of €280 million, a 7.9 per cent increase on 2014’s first quarter figure of €259.4 million. Picture: Frank Miller, Irish Times

Aer Lingus has recorded increased revenues for the first quarter of 2015 and says operating losses of €48.4 million are in line with seasonal expectat(...)

Tax avoidance is legal but companies which use complex structures to reduce their  bills are coming under increasing scrutiny

A Luxembourg court has charged a French journalist with aiding the leaking of confidential information at accounting firm PwC, which led to the disclo(...)

Fraudsters who staged a crash to collect an insurance payout had to get one of the cars to smash into the other vehicle a second time after the first(...)

AIG has completed the acquisition of Irish health insurance provider Laya Healthcare, for an undisclosed sum.

AIG has completed the acquisition of Irish health insurance provider Laya Healthcare, for an undisclosed sum.AIG Ireland general manager Declan O’Rour(...)

KPMG head of actuarial services Brian Morrissey: “Telematics, using both claims and more relevant driver data, can change the pricing of insurance from homogeneous customer groups to individualisation with scope for better and fairer pricing.”

Careful drivers could be in for some welcome news thanks to new technologies which will make it easier for insurance companies to reward them for thei(...)

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has insisted that any Government decision in relation to the sale of Aer Lingus to IAG will be in the “national interest”. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton. Reuters

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has insisted that any Government decision in relation to the sale of Aer Lingus to IAG will be in the “national intere(...)

Professor Edward Kane of Boston College

Banking crises occur because banks routinely abuse the financial rules of the road without suffering meaningful personal penalties, the Oireachtas Ban(...)

Aercap chief executive Aengus Kelly.

The aircraft finance giant formed last year by the $7 billion takeover of International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) by Irish-based Aercap has (...)