Kieran Wallace of KPMG: appointed, with and Eamon Richardson  as receivers to parts of iResource Group’s operations in the Republic. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Security and contract cleaning specialist Noonan yesterday almost doubled its size by buying rival, Resource Group, from receivers who were appointed(...)

Homeowners whose mortgages have been bought by so-called “vulture funds” protesting outside Leinster House yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson.

Homeowners whose mortgages have been bought by so-called “vulture funds” protested outside Leinster House yesterday calling for planned legislation(...)

Office suite is on the first floor of Marina House on Clarence Street, Dún Laoghaire

The Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy has acquired a new headquarters at Marina House on Clarence Street in Dún Laoghaire. The organ(...)

At the launch of the 2015 Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation awards were  (from left) Stephen Lennie of Choc-O-Bloc; Helen Kirkpatrick of InvestNI, Bernadette McGahon of InterTradeIreland, Tracy Hamilton of Mash Direct, Dr Paul Beaney, University of Ulster and Michael McAleer of The Irish Times

A survey of Irish firms has found that eight out of 10 believe Irish companies are more innovative since the onset of recession, with disruptive techn(...)

HCJV is a property company linked to one of the country’s biggest Super Valu franchisees. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/Irish Times

Mark Paul, Business Affairs CorrespondentReceivers have taken control of the HCJV, a property company linked to the Caulfield McCarthy retail group, o(...)

The European Central Bank. Photograph: Boris Roessler/EPA In total, 127 banks across Europe are being tested. In Ireland, the costs will be met by AIB, Bank of Ireland, Ulster Bank, Permanent TSB, KBC Bank Ireland, ACC, Merrill Lynch International and Depfa.

Eight banks in Ireland will have to pay €17.6 million between them to meet the costs of the comprehensive assessments that have been conducted this ye(...)

Seán Quinn: his family said the sale of any Quinn companies or company assets would compound the “illegality” of Anglo’s takeover. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The family of bankrupt businessman Seán Quinn has warned that it will “vigorously” pursue the return of any part of his former empire sold ahead of i(...)

The most successful innovations of the future won’t be ones that rely on the latest technology, but ones that are centered around reuse and recycling,(...)

Reduction in debt seen as a “major win for the Irish taxpayer”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Property investor Derek Quinlan has cut his debts by more than €3 billion through a series of asset sales over the past five years, the Sunday Indepen(...)

Peter Coonan playing David Drumm in TV3’s ‘The Guarantee’

In a world of coincidences, here’s a delicious one.Peter Coonan, the ‘Fran’ actor from Love/Hate, is playing former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive D(...)