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(...)

The Supreme Court is satisfied  the commencement of  District Court criminal proceedings against Mary Kelly and Declan Buckley was an abuse of process and quashed  summonses taken out by hotelier Patrick Halpin. File photograph: Collins Courts

Dublin hotelier Patrick Halpin’s bid to privately prosecute two employees of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation for alleged deception was motivated(...)

Claims at the banking inquiry by the former chief executive of the Irish Banking Resolution Corporation have been formally forwarded to the Commission(...)

Businessman Denis O’Brien. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times. 1:34

Leading members of the Government and Opposition have united in condemnation of businessman Denis O’Brien’s bid to sue the members of the Oireachtas (...)