Former Wexford hurler Paul Codd: had been jailed over contempt of orders and undertakings to co-operate with official assignee  but returned to court on Friday   seeking to purge his contempt. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Proceedings against bankrupt former hurling star Paul Codd over failure to return some €460,000 farm machinery leased by Deutsche Bank Leasing Ireland(...)

 Billy Kane: says the funding  will  be used to “fuel growth in SME lending” and “build out” its agri-leasing activities.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Irish financial services group Finance Ireland is seeking to raise €230 million in debt and equity funding to spur its future growth. The privately o(...)

Former Wexford hurler Paul Codd. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Paul Codd, a former Wexford hurler and All-Ireland medal winner, has been freed from jail after undertaking to co-operate with the official administer(...)

Domhnal Slattery: sued Friends First arising from the unsuccessful purchase of the St Regis Hotel in Washington. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Mary Carolan Avolon Airspace chief executive Domhnal Slattery is liable for more than $10 million to Friends First under a personal guarantee follow(...)

Frascati shopping centre in Blackrock, Co Dublin: Invesco will pay about €68 million for the centre. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ownership of yet another Dublin shopping centre is about to change hands. Invesco, the American investment management company, has agreed to pay in (...)

A Garda investigation is under way in relation to life insurance policies worth €2.2m taken out on a woman who drowned in India last year, the Commerc(...)

Economist Jim Power said on Wednesday that the Government’s decision to award public sector wage increases is “worrying”. (Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times)

The biggest domestic risk factor to Ireland’s continued economic recovery is political, an economist has warned. Calling for a general election by A(...)

Bannon estate agents is seeking in excess of €3 million for a 1.31-acre town centre site with planning for a large retail building in Naas

Penneys has dropped plans to develop a substantial new store in the centre of Naas, and will also sell its recently vacated outlet in the Co Kildare (...)

Pelham House in South County Business Park in Leopardstown, Dublin 18

Friends First has emerged as the purchaser of a recently vacant office building in South County Business Park in Leopardstown, Dublin 18. The fund has(...)

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Ireland (JLT Ireland) is to acquire Liberty Asset Management from Friends First.

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Ireland (JLT Ireland) is to acquire Liberty Asset Management from Friends First. The deal will give JLT, which is a provider of(...)