Homeowners whose mortgages have been bought by so-called “vulture funds” protesting outside Leinster House yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson.

Homeowners whose mortgages have been bought by so-called “vulture funds” protested outside Leinster House yesterday calling for planned legislation(...)

Independent TD Stephen Donnelly suggested to the Taoiseach that Irish Nationwide mortgage holders “should be allowed to bid for their own mortgages at whatever discount is being offered to international financial firms”.

IBRC residential mortgages are for sale in batches of several thousand because it is a “more efficient method of disposal”, Ta(...)