Then minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte with Liam Duggan, business development director of Capita Ireland, announcing details of Eircode, Ireland’s new national postcode system, earlier this year. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Households will not have to change their address or face mandatory charges when the new postcode system is introduced next May, TDs and Senators have (...)

The sale of the group’s Irish pension and advisory business for €13.5 million  is expected to complete before the end of the year

Financial services group IFG, which sold its Irish pension administration and advisory businesses to Willis Ireland in August, has said it expects ful(...)

  S&P says Capita’s recent acquisition in  Britain  of Crown Mortgage Management would benefit the Irish business. Photograph:  Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Capita Asset Services in Ireland has been assigned a ranking by Standard & Poor’s as a primary, special and master servicer of commercial mortgag(...)

At some point next year, all 2.2 million individual addresses in the Republic will be assigned their own seven-digit post code – to be known as an Eir(...)

4 Grand Canal Square: similar adjoining block will bring Facebook’s overall office space up to about 23,225sq m (250,000sq ft). photograph: david sleator

Facebook is to embark on a further expansion of its European headquarters in Dublin by doubling the size of its offices in the south docklands. Less t(...)

Minister for Communications Alex White: “It’s one of those things we have been talking about for a long time and we are now at the point that is capable of delivery.”   Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish  Times

Minister for Communications Alex White says the new national postcode system – known as Eircode – will be introduced in early 2015. Mr White has to(...)

M&A activity in Ireland is at its strongest since 2008 with 42 deals announced during the first half of the year, according to new figures compile(...)

Must we pay a broker to have our paper share certificates converted to electronic records?

My brother and I have inherited some paper share certificates in Grafton and we wish to hold them in electronic form instead. So we thought that we wo(...)

 Then chief executive of Baltimore Technologies Fran Rooney in 2000. Photograph: Pat Langan

I bought a small number of shares in Baltimore Technologies in 2000. Am I correct in thinking that these are of no value now?Mr TR, email Baltimore wa(...)

“I couldn’t help thinking there had to be a better way of providing this training,” says Alan Farrell, Quickstep Consulting

With more than 20 years experience in the funds management industry, accountant Alan Farrell set up Quickstep Consulting in 2005 to provide bespoke t(...)