Halla Tómasdóttir is a rare creature on a number of fronts: she is a woman working in the very senior levels of finance, she is a financial profession(...)

The Karen Millen shop on Grafton Street. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Karen Millen ladies’ fashion store on Dublin’s Grafton Street is to close and make way for another trader. A number of international brands(...)

Seán Dunne purchased the former Berkeley Court and Jurys hotels in Ballsbridge in 2005 as the boom peaked. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Blackstone is looking to position itself for a future tilt at the prime Ballsbridge hotel assets bought for €380 million by Seán Dunne, after it emerg(...)

Blackstone Group is in talks to buy a 25 per cent stake in three hotels once owned by now-bankrupt developer Sean Dunne in Ballsbridge, Dublin.The rea(...)