A total of 474 new start-ups in the construction sector were founded in the first three months of 2015, Vision-net.ie figures show. Photograph: Getty Images/Comstock Images

The number of new company start-ups increased 13 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 compared with the same period in 2015. According to figures (...)

The number of construction sector start-ups was up 24 per cent to 1,643 last year

Company insolvencies fell by 28 per cent last year as the number of start-ups reached its highest level since 2000, new figures show. Industries whic(...)

Start-ups exhibiting at the Web Summit in Dublin. Almost 4,000 new company and business start-ups formed in November.

Almost 4,000 new company and business start-ups formed in November, according to new figures from business and credit risk analyst Vision-net.ie. Thi(...)

An average of 114 start-ups were formed every day in August according to credit and business risk analyst, Vision-net.

An average of 114 start-ups were formed every day in August according to credit and business risk analyst, Vision-net. In total, 3,094 start-ups were (...)

In total, 1,692 judgments were awarded against consumers in the first six months of 2015.

More than €200 million was awarded in court judgments against consumers in the first half of this year, according to figures from business and credit (...)

€16.8 million was secured by the Revenue Commissioners and €1.3 million by credit unions. Photograph: Joe St Leger

Banks secured court judgments of almost €53 million against struggling customers in the first three months of this year, according to figures from bu(...)

Building up: the construction sector saw a 33 per cent increase in new entrants in 2014 compared to the previous year, with 1,322 company formations. Photograph: Eric Luke

Company start-ups reached a seven-year high last year, with almost 18,000 new companies being formed, the first time this has happened since 2007, ac(...)

Christine Cullen, managing director of Vision-net.ie: start-up figures “indicative of greater business confidence”.

The number of start-up firms registering at the Companies Office rose 11 per cent in July compared to the same month last year. There were some 1,518 (...)

Start-ups exhibiting at the Web Summit in Dublin’s RDS last October. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

An average of 107 start-ups were formed every day last month according to credit and business risk analyst, Vision-net.Construction start-ups grew by (...)

The number of building businesses being wound up fell. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

An average of 127 new businesses and companies opened their doors every day during the first three months of the year, accordi(...)