Gardaí have received reports of vishing scams  where the targets have lost more than €38,000. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg.

Gardaí are warning people about the rise of telephone and email scams where criminals attempt to deceive people into providing personal financial info(...)

Dundrum centre: a bid from US real estate group Hines and the Kuwait Investment Authority is vying with an offer from Allianz Real Estate and Hammerson. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The National Asset Management Agency was last night weighing bids from two groups of international investors for Project Jewel, a portfolio of loans t(...)

AIB, Bank of Ireland, KBC, Permanent TSB and Ulster Bank have agreed to provide €2 million a year between them over the next three years to fund StepChange’s service. Photograph: Thierry Roge/Reuters

UK charity StepChange plans to offer a free and independent debt advisory service in Ireland from November 16th after securing €6 million in funding (...)

Michael Noonan, Minister for Finance: meeting  all mortgage lenders  after Government’s call for a reduction in SVRs to reflect the near zero interest rates  in the euro zone. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Permanent TSB has written to about 70,000 residential mortgage customers offering them discounts of up to 0.8 per cent on their standard variable rate(...)

According to new figures from the Central Bank, new lending to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) advanced by 32 per cent in the second quarter of 2015, driven by increased lending to the motor trade.

Ireland’s small businesses saw an uptick in available credit in the second quarter of the year, but savers continue to struggle to make a return on t(...)

John Fanning: highlights principles needed to develop effective advertising, using best-practice examples. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Advertising works is the core message of Thursday’s launch of the Institute of Advertising Practitioners in Ireland’s effectiveness report, and, to si(...)

The bank said new customers  could save more than €16,000 over a 20-year term on a €300,000 mortgage under the new changes

KBC Bank Ireland has announced it is to reduce mortgage rates for new customers but there is still no relief on offer for existing variable rate custo(...)

The price for a standard semi-detached house in Dublin is now €362,500

One in four homeowners say they plan to move property in the next year, according to new research commissioned by KBC Bank. The desire to move stems (...)

AIB loaned French-registered 2 Rue Dieudonne Costes €31.7 million to refinance loans owed to KBC bank relating to the construction of the Radisson Blu Hotel in Toulouse. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Irish High Court has jurisdiction to deal with a challenge by a group of Irish investors in a Radisson Blu Hotel in southern France, against AIB (...)

 Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly. File photograph: Dave Meehan

A “strong cultural resistance” from some local authorities and lenders is causing the mortgage-to-rent scheme to “struggle”, the Department of the (...)