Paddy Power is involved in a proposed £5 billion merger with Betfair. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Odds fall on job cuts The Sunday Times reports that Paddy Power and Betfair will yield savings of £25 million from their proposed £5 billion(...)

Jeremy Masding, group chief executive, and Alan Cook, chairman, Permanent TSB,   at the agm in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The yellow ambulance parked opposite the door hinted there might be some blood spilt at Permanent TSB’s annual general meeting yesterday in the Ballsb(...)

 Jeremy Masding, group chief executive, and Alan Cook, chairman at Permanent TSB annual general meeting in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Permanent TSB is likely to remain in majority State ownership after its €525 million capital raising plan has been completed in July, its chief execut(...)

Alan Cook: said the bank believes it will win the “overwhelming support” of its shareholders.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Permanent TSB shareholders may need to study up to get their heads around a number of quite technical resolutions they’ll be asked to vote on at the b(...)

The State currently owns 99.8 per cent of AIB, 99.2 per cent of PTSB and about 15 per cent of Bank of Ireland. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Department of Finance is looking to hire consultants to advise it on strategic options for the State’s shareholdings in AIB, Bank of Ireland and P(...)

Alan Cook, chairman, at the Permanent TSB Group Holdings plc annual general meeting, in Dublin.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Permanent TSB is likely to take legal action against customers who are behind with their mortgage repayments and who have not engaged with the bank ov(...)

Jeremy Masding group chief executive of Permanet TSB. “Our key message is that Permanent TSB bank is turning the corner.”

The customer-facing part of State-owned Permanent TSB bank is now back in profit, its chi(...)

Permanent TSB is “refreshing” its board. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Permanent TSB has announced two new non-executive directors. Julie O’Neill is a former secretary general of the Department of Transport and since 200(...)

Gather round children (or should I say young adults), while I, bestselling youth author Septimus Potatimus, tell ye a horrible, compelling tale of a s(...)

“You’re no better than a bloody civil servant,” a woman shouted at chairman Alan Cook, above, who by this point was starting to fray around the edges. Photograph: Barry Cronin

As the clock ticked towards 2pm, the mass walkout from Permanent TSB Group Holdings plc’s annual meeting began. The sound of booing and slow ha(...)