IBRC Assurance, the insurance arm of the former Anglo Irish Bank, is said to have a portfolio of about 40 European properties, worth about €1 billion. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

IBRC Assurance, the insurance arm of the former Anglo Irish Bank, has sold its portfolio of three properties in Belgium for close to €60 million.The B(...)

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation alleges businessman Sean Quinn and members of his family conspired to put €455 million in assets beyond its reach

The High Court has backed a computerised searching method to assess the relevancy of more than 680,000 electronic documents for the action by Irish Ba(...)

Belfast developer Paddy McKillen: an Abu Dhabi fund has indicated it would be willing to settle for a majority stake in the Maybourne hotel group, with Mr McKillen holding a minority interest – an acceptance the Irishman is not prepared to leave the scene. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

A €2 billion offer for a group of London hotels cannot go ahead without the permission of Irish property developer Paddy McKillen.The Abu Dhabi Inve(...)

 The Blackrock Clinic, Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A company that obtained a €2.8 million judgment against Joseph Sheehan and John Flynn, two of the main shareholders in Dublin’s Blackrock Clinic, has (...)

 Sean Quinn. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

A High Court judge has granted an application by the DPP to postpone the hearing of the action by the family of businessman Sean Quinn, in which they (...)

Minister for Public Expenditure  Brendan Howlin: “We had to make contingency plans for the collapse of the euro at that time. They were scary, scary times.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Economic Management Council drew up contingency plans for the collapse of the euro when the single currency entered its most serious period of cr(...)

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(...)

Enda Kenny highlighted protests on Monday at the home of Fine Gael Meath West TD Ray Butler. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Socialist TD Ruth Coppinger accused the Government of trying to criminalise water charge protesters, while the Taoiseach said they were “terrorising (...)

Aoife Quinn: family “swamped” with documents.

The Director of Public Prosecutions is seeking another deferral of the action brought by businessman Seán Quinn’s family denying liability for some €2(...)

In a damning court ruling last month Mr Drumm was found to have systematically transferred assets, property and cash to his wife Lorraine (left) to hinder, delay and defraud his creditors. Photograph: The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has hired one of Boston’s top white-collar criminal defence lawyers to fight his bankruptcy appeal(...)