Some 128 acres at six sites in commuter towns close to Dublin were placed on the market in February at €44.75 million.

Ardstone Capital is believed to have been chosen as preferred bidder by Nama for development assets connected with David Daly’s Albany Group. Some 1(...)

 Cruise Park Drive, Tyrrelstown (above). There are three main ways that Irish homeowners and renters may come under the sphere of influence a foreign fund: it becomes your landlord, it becomes your mortgage lender, or, as happened with many Tyrrelstown residents, it becomes your landlord’s lender. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The plight of the 40 Tyrrelstown families who have been told to find new homes, not long after their landlord’s loans were bought by the Wall Street g(...)

Sixty families have been told to leave their homes in Tyrrelstown in Dublin after the houses were sold to a Goldman Sachs vulture fund. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw.

Vulture fund – that sounds mean. They certainly can be. In recent years, private equity firms and hedge funds have bought up hundreds of millions of e(...)

An artist’s impression of the rear of 5 Hanover Quay, part of the Strategic Development Zone in the docklands. The Oaktree venture secure approval to develop offices and apartments in the area last year

Listed Irish housebuilder Cairn Homes has acquired a site in Hanover Quay, Dublin 2 from a consortium involving Oaktree Capital, Nama and Bennett Cons(...)

Ormonde said it has made further progress at its Barruecopardo mine in the south of Spain

Irish-listed exploration firm Ormonde Mining swung back in into profit in the first-half of 2015 as the Spanish-focused group announced a number of bo(...)

Ormonde’s tungsten mine at Barruecopardo, near Salamanca, in western Spain.

Irish-listed exploration firm Ormonde Mining has received the first $25 million (€21.9m) of equity investment for its flagship tungsten mine in Spain.(...)

Ormond Mining chairman Mike Donoghue speaking at the company’s AGM in Dublin earlier this year. Photograph: David Sleator/Irish Times

Irish-listed exploration firm Ormonde Mining has reported a pre-tax loss of €1.6 million for 2014, compared with a loss of €1.8 million for the prece(...)

Ormonde chairman Mike Donoghue  welcomed the result. “We can now move forward with a comprehensive funding package into the development of Barruecopardo as an important tungsten mining operation,” he said.

US fund Oaktree Capital is poised to take a majority stake in Ormonde’s Spanish tungsten mine after shareholders in the Irish-listed company voted ove(...)

Ormonde Mining chairman Mike Donoghue managing director   Kerr Anderson said the board does not believe  the Almonty proposal is credible.

The chief executive of Almonty Industries, which is proposing to bid €27 million for Dublin-listed Ormonde Mining, says his company has the resources (...)

Ormonde’s tungsten mine at Barruecopardo, near Salamanca, in western Spain.

Tungsten alloys can be used in artillery shells, grenades and missiles. While there are no actual weapons involved, the metal is at the centre of a ba(...)