Draft report of the banking inquiry described as “not fit for purpose”.

At weekends, Government buildings are usually as silent and deserted as the Overlook Hotel in the film The Shining. But one such building, Agricultur(...)

The bank sold the 10-year paper at a yield of around 4.15 per cent. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

AIB raised €750 million in a bond issue on Thursday as part of its plan to start repaying the bailout it received from the State, enjoying strong dema(...)

Irish Life chief executive Bill Kyle said the 150 new roles would result from the continued growth of its defined contribution pensions activities, the expansion of Irish Life Investment Managers and Setanta Asset Management, and growth in its retail business.

Irish Life expects to create 150 new jobs in Ireland next year as part of a five-year growth strategy approved recently by its Canadian parent group (...)

KBC Bank Ireland:  has opened  a new bank premises at the former Permanent TSB office on College Green in Dublin 2

KBC Bank Ireland, tipped by some as a future partner for Permanent TSB, has opened a new bank premises at the former Permanent TSB office on College G(...)

Kieran Ahern. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Gentrification Trustee Savings Bank, Cork ****   When its enigmas have been decoded, it seems acceptable to interpret Enda Wa(...)

Flac director general Noeline Blackwell: said there must be an independent and fair system of identifying what is a mortgage solution. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Government has been accused of making “bewilderingly little progress” in introducing measures aimed at tackling the problem of mortgage arrears(...)

The Government has announced  measures to help boost housing supply, including using the National Asset Management Agency to help oil the wheels, but the Central Bank has so far resisted calls from Minister for Finance Michael Noonan to reconsider its new mortgage lending rules. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The near 5 per cent uplift in Permanent TSB’s share price in Dublin on Tuesday indicated that its third-quarter trading statement was well received by(...)

Permanent TSB rose 4.94 per cent to €4.25 on the back of an interim management statement in which it said financial performance improved in the third quarter

European shares rose yesterday, supported by a weak euro but against the background of concerns for political stability in Portugal. DUBLIN Perman(...)

PTSB said some 76 per cent of the 1,372 cases that were identified in its mortgage redress programme announced in July had been “redressed” by the end of October. These cases involved a failure by the bank to apply the correct tracker mortgage interest rates to customer accounts from 2006 onwards. (Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times)

Permanent TSB said this morning that its financial performance improved in the third quarter of this year and it expects a “continued” reduction in(...)

Kingspan shares increased nearly 5% to €23.35 on the back of positive quarterly numbers and a full-year profit forecast of €250m

World equity indexes fell and oil prices weakened on yesterday as disappointing trade data in China stoked further concerns over weakening global grow(...)