Christopher Flowers: Ulster Bank, with assets of €54.8 billion, would seem to be in his range. Photograph: Daniel Barry/Bloomberg

Christopher Flowers’s interest in Ireland remains undiminished despite having lost out in the bidding for Irish Life last year and been rebuffe(...)

J. Christopher Flowers, chairman and founder of J.C. Flowers. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The head of US buyout firm JC Flowers, which invests in distressed financial institutions, has said Spain and Ireland are his preferred countri(...)