Stan Purcell, former secretary at the Irish Nationwide Building Society. Photograph: Eric Luke/THE IRISH TIMES

Aodhán O’Faolain and Ray Managh Former Irish Nationwide Building Society director Stan Purcell’s legal bid to block the Central Bank from holding an (...)

Michael Fingleton  arriving at the Oireachtas banking inquiry. Photograph: Eric Luke

In almost four hours of evidence yesterday, Fingers revealed that he examined his pension scheme around 1992 and discovered that he would get a better(...)

 John Stanley Purcell told the Banking Inquiry he sees no benefit to pursuing directors of INBS when others have not been the subject of any investigation. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A former director of Irish Nationwide Building Society has criticised the decision to take legal action against members of the building society. John(...)

Shortly after a 2009 row over a €1m bonus, INBS confirmed it had put in place a €27.6m pension fund for Michael Fingleton, which he managed and had been transferred out of the financial institution in January 2007. Photograph: The Irish Times

Michael Fingleton, or “Fingers” as he was often known, was one of the best-known chief executives in Irish business for almost four decades. He ran Ir(...)

Workers removing signage from the exterior of the Irish Nationwide offices on the corner of Dublin’s O’Connell Street after it was folded into IBRC in 2011 Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

John Purcell, a former executive director of Irish Nationwide Building Society, has launched a High Court challenge to the constitutionality of the Ce(...)

‘For the Government, the game is to take hold of the ball and, above all, avoid any more train-wrecks like Irish Water’.

So here is the case for a November election. The budget will be just out, the economy will – most probably – still be on the up, and, crucially, the G(...)

The bonds, which were issued in connection with the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation Act 2013, were purchased on Tuesday from the Central Bank.

The first clear sign has emerged that the Central Bank is to sell down the bonds issued as part of the IBRC liquidation at a pace faster than the mini(...)

Capita’s clients include established financial institutions and private equity groups which have acquired portfolios of loans. It currently manages €250 million in residential mortgage-backed loans on behalf of Dilosk since it acquired ICS Mortgages from Bank of Ireland in September 2014. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

New contract wins have helped Capita Asset Services Ireland to increase its assets under management by €8.25 billion so far this year. The total fund(...)

Waterford Whispers News editor Colm Williamson. Photograph: Patrick Browne

The satirical website Waterford Whispers News has removed an article about businessman Denis O’Brien from its site, following a threat of legal action(...)

Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett: the legal team of the Houses of the Oireachtas had to ‘defend the CPP and its members’. Photograph: Frank Miller

Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett has criticised the potential cost to the State of legal proceedings being taken against a Dáil committee by businessman D(...)