Oisin Ryan and Ranga Vadhineni of Localmint
New Innovator: Localmint

Two years ago, Ranga Vadhineni needed to locate an out-of-hours pharmacy in a hurry when his son became very ill. He assumed the internet would be the(...)

Leinster players Sharon Lynch (left) and Fionnuala Gleeson at the announcement of the sponsorship deal

Fruit and vegetable supplier Donnelly is to sponsor Leinster women’s rugby for the next three years. The Co Dublin company will use the (...)

Former Irish Pensions Trust executive Alan Broxson: argued that while pension fund assets had continued growing, “the liabilities have been growing at an even faster rate”.

Poor investment returns are not one of the factors that have plunged large numbers of retirement funds in the Republic into crisis, according to one i(...)

Insurance giant Aon is to create 30 jobs in Dublin as it makes a “significant” investment in its innovation and analytics centre. The Aon Centre for (...)

Michael Carrick. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Manchester United trio Michael Carrick, Jonny Evans and Rafael were not involved as the team trained prior to their Champions League trip to Real Soc(...)

 David Moyes (right) and Phil Neville in their days at Everton. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Manchester United have confirmed that Ryan Giggs is to take up a player-coaching role next season.It was already established Phil Neville is to become(...)

Pension trustees have seen their deficits widen in recent years, mainly owing to circumstances outside their control. Apart from retirees living longer, a low interest rate environment has the effect of increasing the present value of future liabilities. Falling stock markets have not helped either.

The discord between Ryanair and Aer Lingus is the latest in a series of problems facing large companies to focus shareholders on the growing pension d(...)

RSA is acquiring 66,000 policies from Aon, primarily motor and home insurance customers

Insurer RSA has strengthened its position in the Irish market by acquiring the general insurance business of rival AonInsure.ie for an undisclo(...)

Nobody called Manchester United a brand in 1986. In his first game in charge, Alex Ferguson lost 2-0. His opponents were the plaything of a wea(...)

If you can afford to pay your motor tax in one go you will save yourself over 10 per cent

It is a depressing fact that all too often it costs more to have less. And sometimes it costs a whole lot more. If you have bundles of m(...)