Developer Michael O’Flynn leaving the Four Courts after yesterday’s High Court hearing. Photograph: Collins Courts

US private equity fund Blackstone’s “real purpose” in having O’Flynn Construction Group placed in examinership is to get control of its assets, the H(...)

A significant number of so-called accountants operate outside the regulated sector. In most major European countries the law prohibits abuse of the term ‘accountant’

When is an accountant not really an accountant? And what about a engineer? Consumers may believe they understand the qualifications of someone they(...)

Brendan Lenihan: spoke at a lunch in Luxembourg

The bean counters are on the march again in their campaign for regulations to govern the use of the term “accountant”.As bizarre as it sounds, anybody(...)