To say that gold has underwhelmed investors in the past couple of years is an understatement. Photograph: Tamara Abdul Hadi/Reuters

The observation that gold has been a disappointing investment of late should come as no surprise to anyone in the investment world. The fact that this(...)

Solid brief: Independent TD Mick Wallace told the Dáil  £7 million had been lodged in an Isle of Man account “reportedly earmarked for a Northern Ireland politician or party”. Photograph: Eric Luke

Namagate, as Jim Allister, the Traditional Unionist Voice leader, has dubbed it, to the annoyance of the National Asset Management Agency, is a big(...)

Sammy Wilson, who met with minister for finance Brian Lenihan in October 2009 to discuss Nama’s Northern portfolio. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

2009: Nama created to deal with toxic bank loans. It is greeted by more than a degree of wariness in the North amongst business and political leade(...)

 Nama chairman Frank Daly and CEO Brendan McDonagh arriving at the Public Accounts Committee in Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

US investment firm Pimco approached the National Asset Management Agency (Nama) about buying its Northern Irish loans two months before Frank Cushnah(...)

 Nama chairman Frank Daly: told the Dáil Public Accounts Committee he would not give evidence to the Stormont inquiry.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The UK National Crime Agency (NCA) is to take the lead role in investigating allegations of corruption relating to the sale of the National Asset Man(...)

The PSNI is launching a “criminal inquiry” into the allegations by Mick Wallace that a Northern Ireland politician or party may have been in line to benefit by up to £7 million as a result of a major Nama sale.

The PSNI has confirmed that it is launching a “criminal inquiry” into the allegations by independent TD Mick Wallace that a Northern Ireland politicia(...)

The list of people and businesses the Northern Assembly finance committee wants to hear evidence from about Mick Wallace’s Nama allegations provides its own narrative about this complex case.

The list of people and businesses the Northern Assembly finance committee wants to hear evidence from about Mick Wallace’s Nama allegations provides i(...)

Tetrarch chief executive Michael McElligott: company plans to purchase the Millennium Park complex in Naas. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Tetrarch Capital, owner of the Powerscourt Hotel in Enniskerry and the Marker in Dublin, is in exclusive negotiations to buy the Millennium Park co(...)

Minister for Enterprise Richard Bruton has refused calls Sinn Féin leader Gerry   Adams TD and Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin TD for a formal commission of investigation into the sales process around Nama’s Project Eagle. File photograph: Eric Luke The Irish Times

Former Nama Northern Ireland advisory committee member Frank Cushnahan attempted to solicit payments in the €1.7 billion Northern Ireland loan portfol(...)

The Central Bank has identified 13 individuals who between them have 652 directorships.

Irish residents who sell their services as directors to international investment funds will have to cut back on the number of boards they sit on if th(...)