Denmark’s biggest bank raised its full-year forecast after profit more than doubled last quarter on smaller loan losses and higher trading income. Photo: Bloomberg

Denmark’s biggest bank raised its full-year forecast after profit more than doubled last quarter on smaller loan losses and higher trading income. Net(...)

Ross McEwan: RBS chief executive is likely to affirm his desire to stay in the Irish market and retain Ulster Bank, having previously explored the possibility of selling it. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Royal Bank of Scotland is expected to signal on Friday that it intends to commit to its Irish division, Ulster Bank, in a bid to benefit from a recov(...)

Two directors of the Cork-based Kentech group employing 3,000 people worldwide have secured a two month stay on execution of judgments for some US$683,000 against them.

Two directors of the Cork-based Kentech group employing 3,000 people worldwide have secured a two month stay on execution of judgments for some US$(...)

‘Drivetime’ presenter Mary Wilson. The programme  is  Ireland’s most popular drivetime radio show. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Ulster Bank has agreed a year-long sponsorship deal with RTÉ for its Drivetime evening programme on Radio 1, which is hosted by Mary Wilson. The cost(...)

Cherrywood Business Park: set to become, with adjoining lands, a focal point for commercial and residential developments over the next decade with an estimated end value of more than €2.5 billion. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Two American funds, Hines and King Street Capital, are due to complete contracts within days to acquire the largest and most valuable development s(...)

Danske Bank is getting ready to sell some  4,000 small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) loans. Photograph: Bloomberg

The Government is thought to be considering legislation to make it easier for businesses that owe money to banks exiting the Republic to refinance tho(...)

Mr Justice Gerard Hogan found ‘serious and significant’ error in how the Ombudsman had interpreted a key clause in contract documents concerning Danske Bank’s entitlement to increase the variable interest rate payable on the mortgage accounts. Photograph: Reuters

A significant High Court ruling means the Financial Services Ombudsman (FSO) must reconsider a couple’s complaint that Danske Bank was not entitled to(...)

An RBS logo outside Royal Bank of Scotland’s headquarters in Edinburgh. RBS yesterday said its contingency plan to move its registered head office to England in the event of a Yes vote in Scotland’s independence referendum was no longer required. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

A sigh of relief echoed across the investment and business community today, after Scotland voted against independence. The No vote ended a fraught few(...)

Kevin Kingston, 164th president of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce, admits that while being “village sized” may have its positives, it can also create certain drawbacks because it can have the tendency to make the business community slightly insular.

If you think corporate bankers in general have no concept of honesty, the new president of one of the North’s largest business organisations would lik(...)

My daughter bought some things I wanted on a shopping trip when I visited her in France, as I did not have my bank cards with me. When I returned h(...)