The liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corp now have about €2.1bn of cash available for distribution to creditors.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Creditors to the failed lender Anglo Irish Bank are set to receive their first payment within months after its liquidators built up about €2.1 billio(...)

Businessman Denis O’Brien. File  photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The computer memory stick at the centre of Denis O’Brien’s latest legal action contains some 80 files – including newspaper cuttings, Dáil and legal t(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank non-executive director Fintan Drury who is  to give evidence to the banking inquiry.

The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has decided to suspend the publication of the witness statement of former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm (...)

 Fianna Fail leader, Micheal Martin said it raised “very serious questions and it represented the Minister misleading the Dáil in a very serious way.”

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has been accused by Fianna Fáíl leader Micheál Martin of “misleading the Dáil in a comprehensive manner” after h(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm and his wife Lorraine Drumm depart after closing arguments of his US bankruptcy court trial. Photograph: Josh Reynolds for The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm showed “disdain, unquestionable recklessness and indifference” to US bankruptcy rules, the final d(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the ‘ECB decided the deal does not contravene monetary policy and is quite legal.’ Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

A deal struck by Ireland last year to ease the burden of its bank debt raises serious monetary financing concerns althou(...)

Who runs Ireland?

THE POLITICIANS ENDA KENNY Taoiseach Kenny holds the most powerful political position in the land. He is chief of the Cabinet, has the f(...)