KBC added more than 31,500 customer accounts for the first half of the year. Photograph:

KBC Bank Ireland could be in line for a potential tie-up with either Permanent TSB or Ulster Bank, following comments on Thursday that its Belgian par(...)

Shoppers on Grafton Street. A new survey shows Dubliners are more optimistic about the future than people living outside of the capital

Consumer sentiment is at its strongest level since 2003, according to a new survey which shows Dublin leading the way in terms of optimism. The latest(...)

Some 42% of companies reported increased employment levels in the past three months. Just 9% of firms reported a drop in headcount.   All but one industry sector surveyed reported a stronger positive jobs balance than three months earlier. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

Business sentiment declined slightly in the second quarter as output growth eased and there were concerns over economic and political developments in(...)

Businessman Gerard Cosgrave has brought High Court proceedings aimed at preventing the Dublin City Sheriff taking possession of his home in south Dubl(...)

There were around nine bidders in all for the Marianella seminary, church and grounds which extend to 3.28 hectares (8.11 acres) and are expected to accommodate around 280 homes, most of them apartments.

Irish housebuilder Cairn Homes has paid in excess of €40 million for a housing site in the south Dublin suburb of Rathgar only days after raising €400(...)

Cairn Homes placed 400,000,000 ordinary shares at €1 per share in its LSE debut

Irish housebuilder Cairn Homes raised over €400 million in new equity capital in its debut on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The company placed 400,(...)

Cairn Homes was set up last year and is chaired by former KBC Bank Ireland boss John Reynolds

Irish housebuilder Cairn Homes has confirmed plans to float on the London Stock Exchange. The company said it is seeking to raise between €350 million(...)

½KBC recorded an operating profit of €26.1 million before tax and impairment costs for the quarter under review.

KBC Bank Ireland has reported a €16.2 million profit for the first three months of 2015 compared to a loss of €17.1million for the corresponding quart(...)

Surrendering a woman accused of a minor theft to Latvia would be disproportionate Minister for Justice vs OC IEHC 161 (High Court, Edwards J, February(...)

The number of accounts in arrears of 90 days or more fell by 1,730 to 59,138 Photograph: iStockphoto/Thinkstock

The number of home loans in arrears declined again in February, according to data published today by the Department of Finance. The total number of ow(...)