Goldman Sachs is the latest global investor to be linked with an Irish loan portfolio. (Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters)

A venture between Goldman Sachs and CarVal Investors is understood to be poised to purchase about €1 billion of real estate loans linked to the for(...)

The Atrium in Sandyford, Dublin is home to Mircosoft and Salesforce . (Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography)

US investment group Blackstone has acquired The Atrium building, home to Microsoft and Salesforce, in Sandyford, south Dublin, from a group of private(...)

News that Intercontinental Hotels Group has signed a deal to hang its premier brand over  the Four Seasons in Ballsbridge is proof that Ireland is back in vogue. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

There has been a steady cranking up of activity in the property side of the hotel market, especially in Dublin, for close to two years. Many top hotel(...)

Dundrum Town Centre: expected to come on the market in the early part of the year and will generate considerable interest at home and abroad. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Six years after the property meltdown, the painful hangover has been replaced by a buying frenzy, much of it at surprisingly high values.The turnarou(...)

Developer Michael O’Flynn who leads the O’Flynn Construction Group

The O’Flynn Construction Group, led by Cork property developer Michael O’Flynn, and US private equity giant Blackstone have reached a “standstill” ag(...)

Nama has never revealed the identity of the party that submitted the higher offer for the Michael O’Flynn loans but it is believed to have been New York-based investment group Davidson Kempner.

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said the National Asset Management Agency achieved the “best price” possible for taxpayers when selling loans (...)

The PwC office in Luxembourg: The leaked documents reviewed by ICIJ involve deals negotiated by PricewaterhouseCoopers, one of the world’s largest accounting firms, on behalf of hundreds of corporate clients.

Pepsi, IKEA, FedEx and 340 other international companies have secured secret deals from Luxembourg, allowing many of them to slash their global tax bi(...)

Maurice Levy, chief executive officer of Publicis, has blamed the group’s poor performance on the hangover from Publicis’ failed “merger of equals” with world number two agency Omnicom. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes

Publicis, the world’s third-largest advertising agency, has agreed to buy digital ad specialist Sapient for $3.7 billion in cash as it seeks to accele(...)

Michael O’Flynn: his group faces further repayment deadlines but the next date for a large repayment is believed not to be until 2018. Photograph: Collins

The O’Flynn Construction group, led by Cork property developer Michael O’Flynn, has submitted a plan to pay up to €400 million to US private equity(...)

Nama chief executive Brendan McDonagh

The National Asset Management Agency could deliver a profit of €500 million to the State when it winds down its operation in late 2017 or early 2018,(...)