Called to appear at the banking inquiry: Richie Boucher, Michael Buckley, Richard Burrows, Laurence Crowley, Frank Daly, Donal Forde, Robert Gallagher, Dermot Gleeson, Brian Goggin, Cormac McCarthy, Brendan McDonagh, Eugene Sheehy, Michael Torpey

Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher is one of 13 witnesses who have been summoned to appear before the Oireachtas Banking Inquiry from next(...)

Richard Burrows Governor of Bank of Ireland (2005-2009) (...)

Former taoiseach Brian Cowen: along with many others he has remained silent about what happened on the night of September 29th, 2008, the night of the fateful bank guarantee

Over the last five years and almost seven months everybody from the then taoiseach Brian Cowen down has remained silent about what happened on the (...)

Former Central Bank governor John Hurley: ‘very little he could do in the circumstances’.

The then governor of the Central Bank John Hurley told a senior banker more than 12 hours before the State ba(...)

Simon Kossoff identifies few differences between his British and Irish customers, apart from perhaps that we are “more up for a good time”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Before the interview can start, Simon Kossoff wants to make sure he is seated with his back to the wall at a table with a good view of his restaurant (...)

Carluccio’s on Dawson Street, Dublin: it has consistently operated successfully but has struggled with high rents, which are understood to have amounted to €680,000 per year when its owners originally leased the premises on a 20-year basis in 2007

Restaurant and food group Carluccio’s has bought back its Irish franchise from a group of investors and is planning to open six new restaurants across(...)

The High Court has agreed with the decision of a Revenue Appeals Commissioner that Denis O’Brien’s permanent home in 2000/2001 in  Portugal.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Billionaire businessman Denis O’Brien today won a battle with Revenue that saves him paying nearly €57 million in Capital Gains Tax.Ms Justice Mary La(...)

Disgraced financier Bernard Madoff. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

HSBC Holdings, custodian of a fund that lost about €1.1 billion through Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme, said liability rules for banks in Europe(...)