An AIB spokeswoman said “in all cases the bank seeks a non-legal resolution and implementation of a consensual debt restructuring with borrowers”. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

AIB, the State-owned bank, is twice as likely as its main rival, Bank of Ireland, to pursue its customers through the courts over unpaid debts, accord(...)

Sub-prime lender Start Mortgages expanded agressively during the boom but was hit by the bust. It reported a loss of €26mn in the year to March 31st 2014.

Investec is to sell its Irish sub-prime mortgage arm Start Mortgages to private equity firm Lone Star Funds for an undisclosed sum. The sale was initi(...)

Claire and Martin O’Sullivan at home in Kanturk. Photograph: Eamonn Keogh/ MacMonagle

A group campaigning against home repossessions has lodged an appeal in the High Court seeking a stay against the eviction of a family from their home(...)

Supporters outside the home of Claire and Martin O’Sullivan

A couple yesterday spoke of their fear and anxiety as they and their three young children face eviction from their family home despite making an offe(...)

Australia-based company Pepper Finance Corporation (Ireland) Ltd was given permission by the High Court to execute orders for possession previously given to sub-prime lender GE Capital Woodchester Homeloans Ltd

Australia-based company Pepper Finance Corporation (Ireland) Ltd was given permission by the High Court yesterday to execute orders for possess(...)