John Brennan will remain as chief executive of Jurys Inn. He said that the owner is “very committed to the future growth and development of the Jurys Inn brand and business”. (Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES)

US private equity group Lone Star Funds is to pay £680 million (€909mn) to acquire the Jurys Inn chain of 31 hotels from a group of investors. The ho(...)

Beatrice Healy, who invested in property deals assembled by Derek Quinlan, has begun legal action against the financier, alleging negligence, breach of contract and deceit among other matters. Photograph: Reuters.

Beatrice Healy, who invested in property deals assembled by Derek Quinlan, has begun legal action against the financier, alleging negligence, breach o(...)

Northside Shopping Centre, Dublin: the centre was a key asset in a portfolio of loans bought by Patron, which are associated with developer Brian O’Farrell. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Patron Capital Partners has formed a new retail and residential partnership with Brian O’Callaghan, the son of well known Cork developer Owen O’Cal(...)

The restaurant in the Four Seasons Hotel, Prague. The original investors in the hotel include former Late Late Show presenter Gay Byrne and ex-Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán Fitzpatrick. Photograph:  Jarmila Kovarikova/Getty Images

New York-based Northwood Investors and Irish partner Avestus Capital narrowly missed out last week on acquiring a loan of €60 million owed to IBRC (...)

Jury Inn chief executive John Brennan says the deal will enable it to boost revenues and prices in three of its most valuable properties. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Jurys Inn group has struck a franchise deal with Hilton Worldwide to rebrand three of its prime London hotels as members of the Hilton stable.Jury(...)

A solicitor and his wife are suing company director and former Irish rugby international Brendan Mullin over alleged negligence and deceit in manag(...)