Castlemartin: Sir Anthony O’Reilly described the estate as his ‘spiritual home’ where the graves of his parents and two of his grandchildren are to be found

Castlemartin, the Co Kildare home and estate of the former billionaire Sir Anthony O’Reilly, is to be so sold to John Malone, the billionaire US busin(...)

Sir Anthony O’Reilly’s 49 per cent share in Fitzwilton is likely to be eventually sold to go towards his creditors

Fitzwilton, the manufacturing group owned by Sir Anthony O’Reilly and his brother-in-law Peter Goulandris, returned to profitability last year, accor(...)

The top selling houses of 2014: €7.9 million,  Deepwell, Blackrock, Co Dublin

If 2013 was the year when the tumbling property market found a floor, 2014 was the one where property values, particularly in the capital, not only(...)

Former Waterford Crystal workers and their representatives are due great credit for their persistence in the face of the indifference of successive governments to their plight. Photograph: Eric Luke

It was the ultimate blue-chip investment, a must in every sensible Irish portfolio. But even its storied history and the marketing genius of Anthon(...)

Accountancy firm Ernst & Young (now EY) wrote to the Luxembourg tax authorities about the proposed international structure, and its tax aspects, in October 2010, according to leaked files.

Ireland played a key role in international tax and funding structures set up by a $100 million Cayman Islands fund that wanted to buy distressed debt(...)

 Glandore, west Cork

So it’s farewell for Sir Anthony O’Reilly to Shorecliffe, his six-acre estate in Glandore, west Cork, which, it has recently emerged, has been snapped(...)

Sir Anthony O’Reilly. Photograph: Alan Betson

Susan O’Reilly, the former wife of Sir Anthony O’Reilly, has died in London. Ms O’Reilly, née Cameron, married the Irish businessman in 1962. The pair(...)

Pádraig Harrington, Darren Clarke and Tiger Woods  on the putting green before the afternoon rounds in the jp mcmanus invitational Pro-Am in Adare Manor  in  July 2010 Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

JP McManus has emerged as the highest bidder for Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort with a knock-out offer of €30 million. Final bids for the five-st(...)

Gavin O Reilly: His Red Flag is opening a Paris office

The excellent RTÉ documentary this week on the travails of Sir Anthony O’Reilly included an interview with his oilman son, Tony Junior. Or JR for shor(...)

Proposed planning on  site to the rear of Number 5 Fitzwilliam Square

New developments in and around Dublin’s Georgian Squares are few and far between, so it caught The Block’s attention this week when Foxtrot Investment(...)