Seán Dunne and his wife Gayle Killilea at their home in Ballsbridge back in 2008. Photograph: Derek Speirs

Property developer Sean Dunne thought that by filing for bankruptcy in his new home in the United States in March 2013, he was preempting Ulster Bank’(...)

File photograph of Sean Dunne leaving court. Photograph: Steve Miller/ Irish Times

Developer Sean Dunne has lost his Supreme Court bid to set aside his Irish bankruptcy arising from default on loans of €164 million isued to buy pr(...)

 Brian O’Donnell  and his son, Blake,  arriving at the Four Courts yesterday. Photograph:  Collins

Retired solicitor Brian O’Donnell has been given more time to prepare his challenge to the refusal to overturn his Irish bankruptcy. The decision came(...)

Former first lady Hillary Clinton is viewed as the Democrats’ best bet of retaining the White House. Photograph: Andrew Gombert/EPA

Hillary Clinton will end months of speculation on Sunday when she announces she is running to become the first female president of the United States,(...)

A Monaghan shopkeeper adjudicated bankrupt after a bank obtained a €32 million judgment against him over unpaid loans wants to sue estate agents CBRE(...)

Hillary Clinton: Some say her use of a personal email account while secretary of state will most likely be forgotten long before the 2016 election. Photograph: The New York Times

The tweet wasn’t even a day old and it had been viewed more than three million times, according to social media website Twitter.“I want the public to (...)

In an exclusive podcast interview with The Irish Times, Chris Lehane, the official assignee in bankruptcy, said there were 448 cases of people being adjudicated bankrupt in 2014 and this would “easily” double this year given that his office is receiving between 20 and 30 applications a week.

The number of people who will be declared bankrupt in Ireland this year will at least double, according to the head of the State’s bankruptcy office.I(...)

Séán Quinn with a tray of whiskey and beer at the former Quinn Group premises in Derrylin, Co Fermanagh, on December 23rd. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

It’s been a rollercoaster ride for Seán Quinn these past four years – and past four decades too – so to receive a missive from the Insolvency Service (...)

Seán Quinn  said he had “no legal or beneficial interest in QBRC now, or any entitlement to one in the future. I am not employed by QBRC and/or any company or otherwise and my sole income remains my State pension.

Former billionaire Seán Quinn told the office that oversees bankrupts that he has no legal or beneficial interest in QBRC Ltd, the company that recent(...)

Former Billionaire Sean Quinn emerges from his period of bankruptcy on Friday.

The former billionaire Sean Quinn is to pay €10,000 per year for the next two years to the Official Assignee Chris Lehane, the bankruptcy court has ru(...)