Bernard McNamara: Almost all of them (directors) have since been recruited to senior positions by Nama receivers. Photograph: Collins

Developer Bernard McNamara has claimed receivers for the National Asset Management Agency hired directors from his company after it was wound down. Mr(...)

John Hurley appearing at the Oireachtas banking inquiry on Thursday.  John Hurley at the Oireachtas banking inquiry on Thursday.

Liquidating one of the Irish banks was “not an option” on the night of the bank guarantee in September 29th 2008, the former Central Bank of Ireland g(...)

Richard Burrows, who was Bank of Ireland chairman in 2008, outlined in  detail yesterday the events of September 29th. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The night of September 29th, 2008, will be forever be etched in the history of the Republic, with the then government issuing a systemic guarantee th(...)

Former AIB chairman Dermot Gleeson testifying at the banking inquiry

After four months of an unnecessarily elongated context phase, the Oireachtas banking inquiry finally got down to business this week with the appearan(...)

Former managing director of AIB , Donal Forde, at Leinster House for the hearing of the Oireachtas banking inquiry. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne

Two of the most senior players in AIB at the time of the financial crash in 2008 went before the Oireachtas banking inquiry in the second day of the n(...)

Former head of retail operations at AIB Donal Forde: “My own failing is a matter of deep personal regret.”

The former head of AIB’s retail operations in Ireland has told the Oireachtas Banking Inquiry that insufficient stress testing of loans and “inadequat(...)

Former chairman of AIB, Dermot Gleeson, speaking at a hearing of the Oireachtas banking inquiry. 1:32

Former minister for finance Brian Lenihan wanted to wind down Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Nationwide on the night of the bank guarantee, the Oireachtas(...)

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 (...)