Summer storms for Government

What with growing confusion over the admissibility of evidence at the banking inquiry and technical accounting difficulties at Irish Water, you would (...)

From left: Former Anglo officials Aoife Maguire, Tiarnan O’Mahoney and Bernard Daly.

It was, as one of the lawyers seeking clemency for his client said, an act involving “the stroke of one button”. Yet that simple act, an attempt to h(...)

Custodial sentences given to three former officers at Anglo Irish Bank represent  “the outcome of the most aggressive approach to corporate enforcement” in the history of the State

Three former officers at Anglo Irish Bank have been convicted and jailed for concealing and altering bank accounts connected to the bank’s former chai(...)

Bernard Daly  was sentenced to two years. Photograph: Sasko Lazarov

Three former executives of Anglo Irish Bank have become the first bankers to go to jail in Ireland since the economic crisis broke. Former chief opera(...)

Mary Lou McDonald of Sinn Féin: seeking ‘urgent response’ to claim made by Mike Aynsley. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The final report by the Oireachtas banking inquiry is facing a delay of up to six weeks and is unlikely to be completed until early 2016. The delay m(...)

 Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Sean FitzPatrick outside Dublin Circuit Criminal Court last year. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Lawyers for former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick want to adjourn his upcoming trial because of recent publicity surrounding the trial of (...)

From left: Former Anglo officials Aoife Maguire, Tiarnan O’Mahoney and Bernard Daly.

Three former Anglo Irish Bank officials have been jailed for between three years and 18 months for conspiring to conceal or alter bank accounts being (...)

Gary McGann: “I won’t miss the 4.30am alarm call on a Monday morning.”

Farewell to Gary McGann, who is retiring this week as chief executive of Smurfit Kappa group. McGann, a former chairman of the Dublin Airport Authorit(...)

 Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive Mike Aynsley. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive Mike Aynsley has accused the Department of Finance of being politically motivated. Mr Aynsley, who was Anglo(...)

From left: Former Anglo officials Aoife Maguire, Tiarnan O’Mahony and Bernard Daly.

Three former Anglo Irish Bank officials will be sentenced today after being found guilty of hiding accounts from Revenue more than 10 years ago. The(...)