British bank Barclays has named KPMG as its new auditor, ending a 119-year relationship with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) amid a British regulatory in(...)

For chief executives and chairmen in the UK, a bonus could be clawed back for up to 10 years if misconduct is uncovered

Top bankers in Britain could have their bonuses clawed back a decade after they were awarded under proposals from regulators on Tuesday that would mak(...)

PwC’s eight new partners.  Pictured with PwC’s incoming senior partner Feargal O’Rourke (centre) are (left to right) Brian Leonard, banking and capital markets; Féilim Harvey, consulting; Andy Banks internal audit; Mary Ruane, asset management; Deirdre McGrath, transaction services; Paul Barrie, assurance; John Murphy, tax and Ronan Finn, transfer pricing.

Professional services firms PwC and Deloitte have appointed a number of new partners to drive growth across the firms. PwC, Ireland’s largest accounta(...)

Separate statistics also show there was a fall in the number of people claiming jobless-related benefits last month

The number of people without a job in Northern Ireland jumped by 2,000 to 54,000 while unemployment in general fell across the UK during the three mo(...)

Former chairman of the Irish Financial Services Regulator Authority Brian Patterson said the authority could have done more and “done it sooner”. Photograph: Getty Images

The financial regulator at the time of the banking crisis was engaged in “principles-based regulation with not a lot of intrusion”, former chairman of(...)

Warehouse at the Gaiety Centre: the company is planning to assign its lease of the high-profile property. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The ladies fashion retailer Warehouse is to pull out of Dublin’s Grafton Street area. News that the company is planning to assign its lease of a high(...)

The Irish International Business Network (IIBN) Future Leaders Programme pairs young Irish entrepreneurs and professionals living in the UK with exper(...)

Medtronic, which completed its acquisition of Covidien earlier this year, is the  68th largest company in the world, with a market capitalisation of $111m.

Fiona Reddan Dublin-headquartered Medtronic is the only Irish company to make a list of the world’s 100 most valuable companies. Published (...)

Central Bank is one of MKO’s clients. The Dublin-based accountancy firm is to rebrand as EisnerAmper Ireland. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dublin-based accountancy firm MKO has joined forces with leading US firm EisnerAmper to form a new global accountancy network called EisnerAmper Glob(...)

Extra winter seats at Aer Lingus The winter timetable from Aer Lingus will have an extra 275,000 seats on sale, including 75,000 extra seats on Transa(...)