Denmark’s biggest bank will write down 9 billion kroner (€1.2b) in goodwill, marking its latest accounting adjustment after talks with the country’s regulator. (Photograph: Erik Abel/Bloomberg)

On Monday Denmark’s biggest bank said it will write down 9 billion kroner (€1.2 billion) in goodwill, marking its latest accounting adjustment after(...)

Paul Tattersall: “We wanted control of our  own destiny.”

Irish banks may be profitable again, but tight lending policies mean that it can still be difficult for small businesses to get the funds they need to(...)

UK chancellor George Osborne outlined his NI corporation tax proposal last week.

The introduction of a new rate of corporation tax in Northern Ireland would necessitate a substantial reduction in public spending with “no guaranteed(...)

 The S&P 500 advanced 1.2 per cent last week as data signaled the US economy is improving, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi pledged to raise inflation as fast as possible and China unexpectedly cut interest rates. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

US stock-index futures rose, indicating equities may extend all-time highs after a fifth week of gains, as confidence in the global economy grew amid (...)

Liquidator Aidan Garcia also alleges Danske Bank owed some €2.2 million in unpaid VAT, and other trade creditors owed €1.2 million

MARY CAROLAN A liquidator has claimed two directors of a building company are personally liable for some €7 million in proceeds from sale of apartme(...)

Bill Cullen leaving the Four Courts after the High Court hearing.

Businessman Bill Cullen is opposing a bank’s demand he sell the home he shares with his partner Jackie Lavin to satisfy an €8.2 million judgment obtai(...)

Judgments: key cases in brief

Arguments regarding legality of seizure of drugs parcel should have proceeded to trial. DPP vs Lawel (2014) IECCA 33 (Court of Criminal Appeal, MacMen(...)

Ireland is fully pre-funded through to the end of 2016 after resuming regular bond auctions this year

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) received over €8 billion of bids for a new 15-year bond it was selling via syndication on Tuesday as i(...)

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(...)