Back in 2006, Irish consumers had a staggering 14 current account providers to choose from but today those options have reduced to six

Yes the financial crisis and resulting bailout of the banks have cost taxpayers billions. But a less discussed impact of the crisis has been the dimin(...)

Bloxham collapsed at the end of May 2012 after the Central Bank found “financial irregularities” in its accounts

A former partner in the liquidated stockbroking firm Bloxham alleges Danske Bank was negligent in lending him nearly €3.5 million to invest in (...)

Patrick Finnegan’s company, PTF Securities, secured a loan, personally guaranteed by Mr Finnegan, to acquire the equity in Bloxham, the court heard. Photograph: PA

A bank has obtained a €3.7 million judgment against a former partner in the liquidated Bloxham stockbroking firm. Danske Bank secured the judgment ag(...)

Tadhg Gunnell, the former head of finance and compliance at liquidated stockbroking firm Bloxham, was adjudicated bankrupt by the High Court earlier this year.

Tadhg Gunnell, the former head of finance and compliance at liquidated stockbroking firm Bloxham, has been disqualified from managing a financial firm(...)

Central to Bloxham’s demise was a €5.3 million hole in its accounts. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

The Central Bank waited until Monday morning, just as the markets were opening, to send out its alert. The five-line statement – issued at 8.16am – se(...)

The offices of Bloxham stockbrokers in Dublin which was ordered to cease trading in 2012. The High Court has found “no reliable evidence” of any conspiracy behind the decision to terminate liquidated  firm’s membership of the Irish Stock Exchange Ltd. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA

The High Court has found “no reliable evidence” of any conspiracy behind the decision to terminate liquidated stockbroking firm Bloxham’s membe(...)

The revocation of Bloxham’s membership  arose after the Central Bank suspended it from trading as a result of concerns about its financial position

The High Court has found “no reliable evidence” of any conspiracy behind the decision to terminate liquidated stockbroking firm Bloxham’s membe(...)

 Bloxham Stockbrokers: The firm’s largest creditors include National Irish Bank, owed €8.5 million, and the Revenue Commissioners, owed €2.3 million.

The creditors of liquidated stockbroking firm Bloxham could get 40 per cent of what they are owed, rather than 10 per cent, if the liquidator wins his(...)

The High Court has approved a €550,000 settlement of a legal action by the liquidators of stockbroking firm Bloxham. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The High Court has approved a €550,000 settlement of a legal action by the liquidators of stockbroking firm Bloxham over alleged underinsuring of the (...)

Bloxham was placed in liquidation in 2012 on foot of a petition by the firm’s partners. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

The legal action by the liquidators of stockbroking firm Bloxham over alleged underinsuring of the firm has resumed at the High Court after efforts to(...)