According to recent reports financier Dermot Desmond, who already owns more than 6 per cent of One51, has told brokers he is willing to pay €1.95 for more shares in the group, although he is not considering a rival offer

Shares in One51 yesterday sold at more than the €1.80 offer tabled by private equity fund Capvest, sparking speculation that a higher bid for the plas(...)

Alan Walsh, chairman of  One51. While the company is a plc, its shares are traded on a grey market rather than listed on any stock exchange.Photograph:Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A number of One51 shareholders are expected to accept private equity fund Capvest’s proposed €1.80 a-share offer for the plastics and waste group, rai(...)

Larry Goodman’s Parma Developments group want the case fast-tracked in the Commercial Court list

A businessman has brought legal proceedings claiming he is entitled to a 7.5 per cent share of the former Bank of Ireland site at Baggot Street in Dub(...)

‘Larry Goodman’s fortune in the 1980s was built on his brilliant and relentless use of the massive EU and State subsidies available to the beef industry.’ Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

I have never taken LSD but Irish politics reminds me that I don’t need to. The flashbacks to bad trips keep coming without chemical assistance. A liti(...)

The figures were published on the Department of Agriculture’s website agriculture.gov.ie on Saturday morning to comply with an EU regulation giving information on payments in EU-funded schemes. Photograph: Getty Images

Schools, stud farms and meat processors were among the recipients of the EU single farm payment scheme last year, according to figures published by th(...)

The Department of Agriculture is publishing details of payments received by farmers under the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) this weekend. Me(...)

The Department of Agriculture said it was working with meat processors to gain re-entry into the US. Photograph: Paul McErlane/Bloomberg

Another Irish beef processor has been granted a US export licence amid reports of a disappointingly low level of trade so far. The Dawn Meats p(...)

The ABP Group, one of Europe’s largest beef processing businesses, is headquartered in Ardee, Co Louth, and has operating plants in Ireland, the UK, Poland, the Netherlands, Denmark, Austria and Spain

Silverbirch Investments SA, a Luxembourg company associated with Larry Goodman’s ABP group, increased its size to €262 million, from €159 million, du(...)

Larry Goodman: said the group pays substantial millions in corporation taxes on the profits earned and is tax compliant in all jurisdictions in which it operates.

The Revenue Commissioners are reviewing the international corporate structures used by Larry Goodman’s ABP Food Group and other businesses, in the lig(...)

Larry Goodman: his business empire involves myriad companies, many of which are unlimited and do not publish accounts, in Ireland, the UK, Jersey, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Often ownership goes from Co Louth to the UK to Jersey and back to Co Louth.  Photograph: Alan Betson

On August 23rd, 2013, three people assembled in Luxembourg before Maitre Joseph Elvinger to make yet another change in the international structures th(...)