Belfast developer Paddy McKillen: Victory in the Irish case would present grounds for claiming mistrial in the British case. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Property developer Paddy McKillen has succeeded in joining members of the Barclay family and related parties to a High Court case that he is taking ag(...)

 Barclays: the bank  recently dealt in a number of contracts for difference  tied to Aer Lingus’s shares. Photograph:  Oli Scarff/Getty Images

A broker that acts for the British group that recently made an approach to buy Aer Lingus has been dealing in the Irish airline’s shares, according to(...)

The  European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt. Photograph: Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images

The European Central Bank is likely to implement full-blown quantitative easing in the first half of next year in a bid to revive the flagging euro zo(...)

Paddy McKillen: the  judge said it “is not in dispute that Mr McKillen is not domiciled in England. He is Irish”. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

A legal bid to force property investor Paddy McKillen to sell his shares in three of London’s most highly-rated hotels should be heard in London, the(...)

Munster’s Simon Zebo is stopped in his tracks by John Barclay and Rory Pitman of the Scarlets. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Munster 17 Scarlets 6Munster have climbed to third in the overnight standings as they ground down the Scarlets at Thomond Park.Andrew Smith’s first ha(...)

Derek Quinlan: has held talks  about raising cash to get back into business.

Derek Quinlan, the Celtic tiger financier, has held talks with AGC Equity Partners, a Middle East and UK-based fund with $2 billion (€1.57 bil(...)

Developer Paddy McKillen: “This refinance marks the end of a very turbulent period that began when the banks became destabilised.” Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Developer Paddy McKillen and his business partner Padraig Drayne have completed the refinancing of £110 million (€140 million) of their borrowings fro(...)

The 230,000sq ft Victoria office block at 111 Buckingham Palace Road SW1 houses the publisher of the Daily Telegraph and related businesses. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

Dublin-based group Green Property has appointed CBRE to sell the headquarters of Telegraph Media Group (TMG) for £200 million (€250 million).Green to(...)

John Mulcahy: has separately joined the private sector board of Iput, an Irish commercial real estate fund with debt-free assets of €1 billion. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/Fennells

The former head of asset management at the National Asset Management Agency, John Mulcahy, is preparing to advise billionaire Denis O’Brien on his (...)

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has argued the taxpayer should not have to fund the costs of property investor Paddy McKillen’s legal action aimed at preventing his loans being sold by the IBRC special liquidators to the billionaire Barclay brothers. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire.

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has argued the taxpayer should not have to fund the costs of property investor Paddy McKillen’s legal action (...)