Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Courts Collins.

A jury will be sworn in for the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick tomorrow.Mr FitzPatrick (66) of Whitshed Road, Greystones, (...)

Sean FitzPatrick: back in the media spotlight. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Whether or not the Easter mini-heatwave continues this week, things will certainly be hotting up for that erstwhile darling of the Irish business worl(...)

Former chairman and chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank is charged in the District Court with 12 counts of failing to disclose to auditors Ernst & Young the true value of loans worth. Photograph: Eric Luke/Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán Fitzpatrick will go on trial on April 13th on charges of failing to disclose loans from another bank.Mr Fitzpa(...)

Dr Marion Butler and biology students at Maynooth University

What interests you? Saving the world from climate change? Exploring the inner workings of human sexuality? Becoming a master interior architect des(...)

Northern Ireland Secretary of Sate, Theresa Villiers, announcing the new Corporation Tax Bill in January. Business leaders warn that the political crisis over welfare reform should not be allowed to threaten the bill.

Northern Ireland cannot afford to let the latest political crisis over welfare reform jeporadise its future economic prospects, a lead campaigner for (...)

“Irish customers often research prices online when policies are taken out and this is also a trigger for switching,” James Maher of EY Ireland said.

Some 45 per cent cent of Irish customers are likely to switch insurance provider in the next 12 months, according to the findings of EY’s Global Consu(...)

Karl McCarthy: ‘How do you know what things are good? Where’s the quality control? That’s what we’re trying to bring to the party.’ Photograph: Conor Mulhern

Karl McCarthy was on the Tube in London when he got the idea for what would become Usher, the event booking application platform. He saw an advertisem(...)

Among chief executives of firms on the S&P 1500 for each woman, there are four men named John, Robert, William or James. Photograph: Thinkstock

Fewer large companies are run by women than by men named John, a sure indicator that the glass ceiling remains firmly in place in corporate America. A(...)

The Four Courts: case arose after AIB in early 2014 sought summary judgment against brothers. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Two brothers have lost their bid to restrain receivers selling their assets after Allied Irish Banks obtained a €17.6 million judgment against them. M(...)

Aoife Quinn, daughter of  Seán Quinn: the Quinn family allege they are not liable for about €2.34 billion loans advanced by the former Anglo Irish Bank to Quinn companies

Businessman Sean Quinn’s family have appealed to a High Court judge not to grant the DPP a second deferral of the hearing of their action. They allege(...)