Billy Kane, head of Finance Ireland: “The economy  seems to be going well outside Dublin. There’s been a good lift in Cork, Galway and the southeast.” Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Finance Ireland, the non-bank lender headed by Billy Kane, has recruited Bank of Ireland executive Jim Hickey as its chief operating officer. Mr Hic(...)

River Portfolio: Lidl retail unit, Cork St

A substantial portfolio of investment properties including 17 shops along Lower Liffey Street and the adjoining section of Bachelor’s Walk in Dublin (...)

Austrian finance minister Hans Jörg Schelling said said the creditors of the Heta (formed to wind down Hypo) would not receive another offer. Photograph: Lisi Niesner/EPA

Austria’s finance minister said creditors in a failed regional lender would not get better terms after they rejected a proposal to buy back their bond(...)

Nama chairman Frank Daly has accused a Northern Assembly committee of making ‘unsubstantiated and unfounded’ claims in a report on the State body’s controversial Project Eagle sale. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Nama chairman Frank Daly has accused a Northern Assembly committee of making “unsubstantiated and unfounded” claims in a report on the State body’s co(...)

In March 2014 Nama found that Pimco had agreed to pay £5 million each to Frank Cushnahan, who had resigned from Nama’s Northern Ireland Advisory Committee the previous November, US lawyers Brown Rudnick and Belfast solicitors, Tughans.

The National Asset Management Agency (Nama), US companies Cerberus and Pimco, and the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, all came under fire this w(...)

It is “unclear” why  Michael Noonan did not instruct Nama to “suspend the sales process” for its Northern Irish portfolio  when it learned of  “proposed fee arrangements” in place, a Stormont inquiry has found. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

It is “unclear” why Minister for Finance Michael Noonan did not instruct Nama to “suspend the sales process” of its portfolio in the North when it lea(...)

Vodafone’s Irish headquarters comprise 263,000 square feet and generates a rent of €7.3 million per annum for Green

Vodafone Ireland, the single largest tenant at the Central Park commercial development in Leopardstown, Dublin, has agreed to a renegotiation on its l(...)

The Lalco land in Sandyford has a particularly high profile at the entrance to Central Park, which is widely acknowledged as Dublin’s best suburban office park.

Almost 10 years after several development sites in the Sandyford area of south Dublin sold for more than €20 million an acre, one of them is about to (...)

The Stormont inquiry is one of a number of ongoing examinations of the Project Eagle sale. Photograph: Getty Images

The Stormont inquiry investigating the £1.2 billion (€1.7bn) sale of Nama’s former loan portfolio in the North plans to write to the agency to seek cl(...)

Nama’s former Northern Ireland advisor Frank Cushnahan had a “litany of conflicts of interest”, according to the chairman of the Stormont inquiry into the sale of the Nama portfolio in the North.

Nama’s former Northern Ireland advisor Frank Cushnahan had a “litany of conflicts of interest”, according to the chairman of the Stormont inquiry into(...)