Fintan Drury is due to give evidence at the Oireachtas banking inquiry on Thursday morning. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The first hearing of the Oireachtas banking inquiry has been delayed and it is understood the committee is meeing in private session to discuss new le(...)

Fine Gael’s Eoghan Murphy. Photograph: Conor McCabe/Jason Clarke Photography

David Drumm has led the Irish authorities a merry dance since moving to the United States in mid 2009, avoiding their attempts to question him in conn(...)

Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has described criticisms of tribunals of inquiry made by former taoiseach Bertie Ahern as a “bit rich”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has described criticisms of tribunals of inquiry made by former taoiseach Bertie Ahern as a “bit rich” given that Fiann(...)

Legal professional privilege was a pressing social need necessitating prior restraint of publication  O’Brien vs Raidió Teilifís Éireann [20(...)

Belfast developer Paddy McKillen was one of 10 customers of Anglo who were part of a deal in 2008 to slash businessman Seán Quinn’s stake in the troubled bank. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Moves may be made against developers Paddy McKillen and Gerry Maguire to recover loans given to them as part of the “Maple 10” investors in the former(...)

Pepper is servicing 14,000 residential mortgage and personal loan customers for Danske Bank. Photograph: Getty Images

Profits at Pepper Ireland, the mortgage provider that also manages loan portfolios for other groups, rose by 61 per cent in 2014 to €6.6 million, acco(...)

Nama headquarters at the Treasury Building in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

A company of the National Asset Management Agency is pursuing an Irish businessman at the Commercial Court for £9 million under a personal guarantee i(...)

Nama: says controversy over payment is peripheral to the agency and only really concerns the relationship between the advisers who worked for Cerberus. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

US law firm Brown Rudnick played a central role in the controversy over the sale of Nama’s Northern Irish loan book. It initially canvassed the agency(...)

On the list? Michael Fingleton, who ran Irish Nationwide for 38 years until his departure in 2009. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Seven years after the banking crash, the Central Bank of Ireland has decided to hold an inquiry into alleged regulatory breaches by Irish Nationwide a(...)

Seán Quinn: A1 said the current estimated value of recovered Quinn family assets was not more than €109.5 million, down from about €182.5 million in 2013. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The Government has postponed the sale of real estate in Russia and Ukraine that belonged to the family of former billionaire Seán Quinn, due to a seve(...)