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 (...)

Belfast-born developer Paddy McKillen is expected to find out if he has been successful in acquiring his €300 million personal loan portfolio from the former Anglo Irish Bank

One of the great sagas of the bust reaches a defining moment in the next two days. Belfast-born developer Paddy McKillen is expected to find ou(...)

Billionaire brothers David and Frederick Barclay will bid for the €800 million loans to Irish property investor, Paddy McKillen (pictured), held by the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation. Photograph: PA

Billionaire brothers David and Frederick Barclay will bid for the €800 million loans to Irish property investor, Paddy McKillen, held by the Ir(...)

 Belfast developer Paddy McKillen: secured permission  for subpoenas

Businessman Paddy McKillen has secured permission to subpoena the Department of Finance secretary general John Moran and others to give evidenc(...)

Property investor Paddy McKillen is being “coy” as to whether he has bid for some of his own loans which he is seeking to prevent being sold to the bi(...)

Wisbech-born jobseeker Natasha Wright (20) was handing out her CV: “I do feel that it has made it more difficult for me to get a job ,” she says. Photograph: Philip Mynott

In the 17th century, the people of Wisbech in Cambridgeshire became known as “the Fen Tigers” because of their bitter opposition to the draining of th(...)

 Frank Daly (left) and Brendan McDonagh of Nama: none of the PAC members bothered to ask them who they believed was orchestrating the campaign against Nama to which they referred. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The allegation made by the National Asset Management Agency last week that it is the subject of a “carefully orchestrated operation” intended to “dama(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheal Martin. Allegations “go to the heart of confidence” in Nama.  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Garda Commissioner has appointed a senior officer to liaise with Nama to ensure all complaints are fully pursued, Taoiseach Enda Kenny has told(...)

Barring last-minute surprises, the British utility will take over Bord Gáis Energy early next year

Talks on the sale of Bord Gáis Energy re-started in earnest early this week when advisers to both the company and its owner, the State, sat down with (...)