The shutters come down at the entrance to Clerys Department Store in O’Connell Street, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Clerys department store on O’Connell Street in Dublin has closed its doors for the final time with the loss of 460 jobs. About a dozen Clerys staff s(...)

Minister of State at the Department of Finance Simon Harris insisted the Government was “not initiating this on the basis of any evidence of wrongdoing”. Photograph:   Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

The Government is insisting it did not establish a review into deals struck by the former Anglo Irish Bank because of “any evidence of wrongdoing”.(...)

The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan is entitled to submit a claim to the liquidators alongside the unsecured creditors on behalf of the State. Photograph: Eric Luke/ Photograph:

Unsecured creditors of the defunct Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) are likely to share in a payout from its liquidation, it emerged yesterda(...)

Kieran Wallace of KPMG: appointed, with and Eamon Richardson  as receivers to parts of iResource Group’s operations in the Republic. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Security and contract cleaning specialist Noonan yesterday almost doubled its size by buying rival, Resource Group, from receivers who were appointed(...)

Seán Quinn: his family said the sale of any Quinn companies or company assets would compound the “illegality” of Anglo’s takeover. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The family of bankrupt businessman Seán Quinn has warned that it will “vigorously” pursue the return of any part of his former empire sold ahead of i(...)

The Quinn group headquarters in Derrylin County Fermanagh.

The “informants” who struck a deal with the joint liquidators of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation most likely obtained their information “improp(...)

KPMG’s Kieran Wallace, pictured, and Eamon Richardson confirmed yesterday they had sold part of Project Stone. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

US hedge funds Lone Star and Oaktree Capital Management have bought a bout €1.2 billion worth of mortgages put up for sale by the (...)

The sale of part of the former Irish Nationwide Building Society’s €1.8 billion mortgage book by special liquidators Kieran Wallace (above) and Eamon Richardson of KPMG reportedly could be up to two weeks away. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Nama is on standby to take over part of the former Irish Nationwide Building Society’s €1.8 billion mortgage book, the Sunday Times reports. Wh(...)

Project Stone includes borrowings held by Denis O’Brien, pictured, and Mr McFadden along with loans connected with the Blackrock Clinic. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The special liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) are likely to conclude the sale of a €9.3 billion portfolio of loans, including(...)

Pearse Doherty of Sinn Féin asked    Kieran Wallace and Eamon Richardson whether they had a conflict of interest working for KPMG as both liquidator and former auditor. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Former Irish Nationwide Building Society director Terry Cooney has written to the finance, public expenditure and(...)